30 yrs of Mandarin Campaign


Lee Kuan Yew is still promoting Mandarin. Straits Times:

THE Speak Mandarin Campaign marks a major milestone as it celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year. The initiative has come a long way since its inception by then Prime Minister Lee in 1979 where it was launched to promote a common mother tongue language and social cohesion within the Chinese community. …

The founder of this nationwide campaign. Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew was the guest of honour at the launch event held on Tuesday evening at the NTUC Auditorium.

Full text of speech as well as video also available.

3 Responses to “30 yrs of Mandarin Campaign”

  1. 1 q

    “It’s a Hong Kong’s problem.”

  2. 2 pirapong

    love him, hate him, but you can’t deny his contribution. please continue to update this website!

    i love this blog for its objectivity in presenting information. no pointless anti-establishment theories and coffeeshop complains, but straight to the point info about lee.

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  3. 3 Ang Moh

    complains actually it is complaints

    gd should be Good…gd is an acronym for what some may consider an offensive usage of words



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