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Sattar Bawany: Leadership Lessons of Lee Kuan Yew of Singapore (1923 -2015)

Prof Sattar Bawany shares his insights on the leadership lessons of Lee Kuan Yew of Singapore (1923 -2015).  Introduction “The task of the leaders must be to provide or create for them a strong framework within which they can learn, work hard, be productive and be rewarded accordingly. And this is not easy to achieve.” […]

Willy Lam: How Lee Kuan Yew Influenced China

Willy Lam, China expert, discussed how Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew influenced China. “Starting with Deng Xiaoping, Chinese leaders [were] quite frank about the fact that there are many things they can learn from Singapore,” said Willy Lam, an expert in Chinese elite politics and senior fellow at the Jamestown Foundation, a Washington-based think tank. Such […]