Bernama.com, 6 May 2011
SINGAPORE, May 6 (Bernama) -- Singapore electorates are set to cast their ballots Saturday in the republic's general election (GE).
Singapore has been under the People's Action Party (PAP) since 1959. In the last general election in 2006, it won 66.6 per cent of the votes and 82 out of 84 parliamentary seats.
Friday is the cooling-off day, where political parties or their candidates are no longer allowed to campaign. However, political broadcasts can be televised, alongside news reports on the election. Full story