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Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC: Singapore People's Party, Bukit Batok SMC: Singapore Democratic Party (Chee Soon Juan), Bukit Panjang SMC: Singapore Democratic Party, Chua Chu Kang GRC: Progress Singapore Party, Holland-Bukit Timah GRC: Singapore Democratic Party, Hong Kah North SMC: Progress Singapore Party, Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC: Singapore Democratic Party, Mountbatten SMC: Singapore People's Party, People's Voice Party, Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC: Singapore Democratic Alliance, Pioneer SMC: Progress Singapore Party, People's Voice Party, Potong Pasir SMC: Singapore People's Party, Tanjong Pagar GRC: Progress Singapore Party, Yio Chu Kang SMC: Progress Singapore Party, Yap Kwong Weng, 41 (born 1979), principal advisor of KMPG - Nee Soon GRC, Charles Lim, 44 (born 1976), general counsel at the sovereign wealth fund GIC, Jaclyn Seow, 35 (born 1985), strategic projects at Raffles Medical Group, Fang Eu-Lin, 42 (born 1977), a partner at consultancy PricewaterhouseCoopers, Jagathishwaran Rajo, 33 (born 1987), an NTUC industrial relations officer, Asyifah Rashid, 30 (born 1990), A*Star biomedical research administrator, Don Wee, 43 (born 1976), UOB senior vice-president - Chua Chu Kang GRC (Choa Chu Kang West), Edward Chia Bing Hui, 36 (born 1984), founder of Timbre Group - Holland-Bukit Timah GRC (Zhenghua), Desmond Tan Kok Ming, 50 (born 1970), former PA Chief Executive - Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC (Punggol North), Nadia Ahmad Samdin, 30 (born 1990), associate director at TSMP Law Corporation - Ang Mo Kio GRC (Jalan Kayu), Mohd Fahmi Aliman, 43 (born 1976), deputy chief executive of the Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (Muis) - Marine Parade GRC (Geylang Serai), Yip Hon Weng, 43 (born 1976), former group chief of Silver Generation Office under Agency of Integrated Care, Hany Soh, 33 (born 1987), MSC Law Corporation director, Tan Kiat How, 43 (born 1976), outgoing Chief Executive of IMDA - East Coast GRC (Kampong Chai Chee), Tan See Leng, 56 (born 1965), corporate adviser to Temasek Holdings - Marine Parade GRC (Marine Parade), Ng Ling Ling, 48 (born 1971), former senior official at Ministry of Health - Ang Mo Kio GRC (Jalan Kayu), Zhulkarnain Abdul Rahim, 39 (born 1980), partner to Dentons Rodyk and Davidson LLP - Chua Chu Kang GRC (Keat Hong), Raymond Lye, 54 (born 1966), managing director of Union Law LLP and Punggol East CCC chairman - Sengkang GRC (Sengkang East), Derrick Goh, 51 (born 1968), managing director and head of group audit for DBS Bank - Nee Soon GRC (Nee Soon Spring), Poh Li San, 45 (born 1975), Changi Airport Group vice-president and former SAF pilot - Sembawang GRC (Sembawang), Eric Chua Swee Leong, 41 (born 1979), former director of SGSecure Programme Office - Tanjong Pagar GRC (Queenstown), Alvin Tan, 37 (born 1983), Facebook's head of trust and safety for Southeast Asia and now, Head of Public Policy and Economics at LinkedIn - Tanjong Pagar GRC (Moulmein-Cairnhill), Wan Rizal Wan Zakariah, 41 (born 1979), Senior Lecturer of Republic Polytechnic, School of Sports, Health and Lecture - Jalan Besar GRC (Kolam Ayer), Gan Siow Huang, 44 (born 1975), former RSAF brigadier-general - Marymount SMC, Carrie Tan, 37 (born 1983), founder of Daughters of Tomorrow - Nee Soon GRC (Nee Soon South), Rachel Ong Sin Yen, 47 (born 1973), chief executive - West Coast GRC (Telok Blangah), Alex Yeo Sheng Chye, 41 (born 1979), lawyer - Aljunied GRC, Mariam Jaafar, 44 (born 1976), partner and managing director (Singapore) of the Boston Consulting Group - Sembawang GRC (Woodlands), Shawn Huang, 37 (born 1983), director at Temasek and former fighter pilot - Jurong GRC (Jurong Central), Chan Hui Yuh, 44 (born 1976), marketing director of Jingslink Marketing - Aljunied GRC, Sharael Mohd Taha, 38 (born 1982), Singapore Aero Services vice-president of project management office and strategy, secondment to Rolls Royce - Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC (Pasir Ris East), Yeo Wan Ling, 44 (born 1976), chief executive of healthcare company Caregiver Asia - Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC (Punggol Central), Xie Yao Quan, 35 (born 1985), head of healthcare redesign of Alexandra Hospital - Jurong GRC (Jurong Spring), Ivan Lim Shaw Chuan, 42 (born 1977), Keppel Offshore and Marine general manager - Jurong GRC. Parts of Punggol East and Sengkang West were taken into the new Sengkang GRC, while Fengshan has been absorbed into East Coast GRC. Nowadays on social media, you can have five, six million voices on the Internet. This change brings down the average number of MPs per GRC from 4.75 to 4.65. He wants to make way for the others to serve you, if elected. At the same time, he also groom up the younger candidate. Likewise, in older estates, there might be a decline in the number of people who stay there. For the 2020 general election, Sengkang West SMC will cease to exist and instead its constituents will either belong to the newly-formed Seng Kang GRC or be absorbed into Ang Mo Kio GRC. Cedric Foo, had confirmed his intention of retiring from politics. I care about Singapore’s future, and our place in the world. Hello, your email is unverified. The EBRC also has to bear in mind that the Parliamentary Elections Act mandates that there must be at least eight SMCs and at least one-quarter of the total number of MPs must be in GRCs. The new Sengkang GRC is made up of Punggol East SMC and parts of Sengkang West SMC and Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC. Other than the population growth in Sengkang West, Punggol East also saw its number of electors increase. Heng Swee Keat will be leading the team of East Coast GRC, after the transfer from Tampines GRC (Tampines Central), replacing Lim Swee Say. ANG MO KIO GRC - Representatives. One-term ministerial post on Ministry of Transport, which knows that a lot of them are going to get rid of him; and furthermore in 2015, the older minister has to take on the Transport Minister responsibilities instead of "killing one candidate in one stone". : 201815023K, Electoral Boundaries Review Committee (EBRC). For Nomination Day developments and more on Singapore GE2020, go to bt.sg/ge2020, For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. In the case of Sengkang West SMC, the number of electors swelled up to 47,891, which is above the ceiling of 38,000 electors set for SMCs. SINGAPORE, June 29 — The People’s Action Party (PAP)’s line-up for Ang Mo Kio Group Representation Constituency (GRC) helmed by its secretary-general Lee Hsien Loong will include two new candidates Nadia Samdin, 30, and Ng Ling Ling, 48. In addition, the finalised people are S Iswaran, Desmond Lee, Rachel Ong Sin Yen, Ang Wei Neng and Foo Mee Har. For special education, we will make special education more affordable, open new special schools and increase work/care options for SEN students beyond the age of 18. According to the Constitution, the Parliament of Singapore's maximum term is five years from the date of the first sitting of Parliament following a general election, after which it is dissolved by operation of law. By signing up, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions. Email us at btuserfeedback@sph.com.sg. In line with the terms of reference to reduce the average size of GRCs, six-member GRCS have been shrunk to five-member GRCs. You will also be able to find out which candidates and parties will be contesting in your constituency once nomination day (June 30) comes to end. The GST has to go up from 7% to 9% in the next term of government. Mr Lee said Ang Mo Kio GRC covers about two-thirds of the entire Ang Mo Kio town plus Fernvale, and to make a town council, it makes sense for Ang Mo Kio GRC to come together with Yio Chu Kang SMC (where PAP is fielding Yip Hon Weng) and Kebun Baru SMC (where incumbent MP Henry Kwek is contesting) to form one town council. Marine Parade GRC's leadership team has been confirmed. Tags: Ang Mo Kio GRC GE 2020 Kenneth Jeyaretnam Lee Hsien Loong People's Action Party Radin Mas SMC Reform Party RP Yio Chu Kang SMC For just $10 a month or $100 a year, please consider signing up as a subscriber (and enjoy ads-free experience on our site) to … The governing People's Action Party (PAP) will seek to secure their 15th consecutive term in office since 1959. Overall, about 13 per cent of voters will find themselves in a new constituency, compared to the 19 per cent during the 2015 election. Retired from ministerial post in May 2018. Additionally, the Prime Minister, who is the one who appoints the EBRC, gives his own guidelines and terms of reference. Singapore's next general election will be held in 10 July 2020. Please confirm for access to all your SPH accounts. 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