By Lay Hwee Yeo,Barnard Turner
As Singapore enters its fiftieth 12 months of independence, it's a stable time to mirror on its prior in addition to glance to the long run. 50 Years of Singapore-Europe family members: Celebrating Singapore's Connections with Europe is one such contribution to the huge choice of books commemorating Singapore's fiftieth birthday. The essays and articles during this edited quantity catch ancient moments, exhibit the heartfelt needs and considerate reviews of Europeans who've made Singapore their domestic, chronicle many of the long-standing partnerships and give some thought to the longer term demanding situations of Singapore.
This certain booklet encompasses a wide selection of essays and articles reflecting at the powerful connections that Singapore enjoys with Europe, not just on the authentic point, but in addition throughout the contributions that Europeans and eu businesses have made — and proceed to make — which enhance Singaporean society. those essays supply a kaleidoscope of perspectives on Singapore — they discover how shut ties and partnerships are cast among international locations, how companies see Singapore as a reliable companion and position to speculate and identify roots, and, at a extra own point, the articles additionally current diversified views at the strengths, and from time to time, the weaknesses of Singapore as considered throughout the eyes of Europeans who dwell and paintings in Singapore and examine it as their home.
In commemorating Singapore's fiftieth birthday, this publication will upload to the knowledge of the richness and variety of Singapore society, and aid readers savour and examine how openness and connectivity have contributed to the luck of Singapore in its first 50 years.
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50 Years of Singapore-Europe Relations:Celebrating Singapore's Connections with Europe (World Scientific Series on Singapore's 50 Years of Nation-Building) by Lay Hwee Yeo,Barnard Turner