Archive for September 11th, 2008

FreedomFilmFest 2008 in Malaysia will be screening One Nation Under Lee, the documentary banned in Singapore. In Johor Bahru, the movie will be shown on Saturday, September 13th at 4.30pm. Address: Tropical Inn, 15, Jalan Gereja, Johor Bahru. Free admission. Other screenings in Kuching (20th) and Penang (27th).

Brief mention in Reuters about the health of Kwa Geok Choo, Lee Kuan Yew’s wife. Lee said his wife Kwa Geok Choo, 87, is in stable condition after suffering two recent strokes. “My wife has been weakened after two strokes in May and in June. She is stable at present,” he said.

ChannelNewsAsia offers up two videos from the Forbes Global CEO conference, with about 20 seconds each of Lee Kuan Yew. MM Lee says US economy down but not out (video) MM Lee says SWFs should not be lumped as a single entity (video)

At the Forbes Global CEO conference, Lee Kuan Yew pontificates on Russia and China: There’s no doubt that the world knows that China has come together. But they don’t beat their chests and threaten anybody.’ On Russia, Mr Lee alluded to its recent invasion of Georgia. ‘On the other side, really robust – you’ve got […]