Singapore's Ruling Party Wins Big in Vote But Faces Complacency Risk

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  • PAP boosted by patriotism during Singapore's 50th birthday
  • Party may follow more populist path before next election

Lee Hsien Loong, Singapore's prime minister.

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Singapore’s ruling party, fresh off a big win in parliamentary elections, will need to guard against complacency as it heads into its sixth decade of leadership, while the nation’s nascent opposition looks to regroup.

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