Republic of Singapore

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


For the early history of the settlement (1819) and colony (1867) see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1959, pp. 246 f.


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Further Reading

  1. Statistical Information: The Department of Statistics (PO Box 3010, Maxwell Road, Singapore 9050) was established 1 Jan. 1922. Its publications include: Singapore Trade Statistics (monthly), Monthly Digest of Statistics, Yearbook of Statistics, Singapore Demographic Bulletin (monthly), Census of Population 1980. Singapore Yearbook of Labour Statistics. Chief Statistician: Khoo Chian Kim.Google Scholar
  2. National Library. Books About Singapore. Singapore. BiennialGoogle Scholar
  3. Singapore. Constitution. The Constitution of Singapore. Singapore, 1966Google Scholar
  4. The Budget for the Financial Year 1988–89. Singapore, 1988Google Scholar
  5. Singapore. Economic Committee, The Singapore Economy: new direction: report of the Economic Committee, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore, 1986Google Scholar
  6. Singapore. Singapore, Information Division, Ministry of Communications and InformationGoogle Scholar
  7. Singapore. Government Gazette (published weekly with supplement)Google Scholar
  8. Economic Survey of Singapore. Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore (Annual)Google Scholar
  9. Singapore. Facts and Pictures. Singapore. Information Division, Ministry of Communications and InformationGoogle Scholar
  10. Singapore Government Directory. Singapore, Information Division, Ministry of Communications and InformationGoogle Scholar
  11. Singapore: An Illustrated history, 1941–48. Ministry of Culture, Singapore, 1984Google Scholar
  12. The Statutes of the Republic of Singapore. Rev. 12 vols., 1985 (with annual supplements). Singapore, Law Revision Commission, 1986—.Google Scholar
  13. Chew, P. S. J. (ed.) Singapore Development: Policies and Trends. OUP, 1983Google Scholar
  14. Clammer, J. R., Singapore: Ideology. Society. Culture. Singapore, 1985Google Scholar
  15. Drysdale, J., Singapore: Struggle for Success. Singapore, 1984Google Scholar
  16. Josey, A., Lee Kuan Yew. The Struggle for Singapore. London, 1980.—Singapore: Its Past, Present and Future. Singapore, 1979Google Scholar
  17. Lim, L., Trade. Employment and Industrialisation in Singapore. Geneva, 1986Google Scholar
  18. Quah, J. S. T., Government and Politics of Singapore. OUP, 1985Google Scholar
  19. Quah, J. S. T. and Quah, S. T., Singapore [Bibliography] Oxford and Santa Barbara, 1988Google Scholar
  20. Saw, S. H., Population Control for Zero Growth in Singapore. Singapore, 1980Google Scholar
  21. Tan, C. H., Financial Institutions in Singapore. 4th ed. Singapore, 1985Google Scholar
  22. Turnbull, C. M., A History of Singapore, 1819–1975. OUP, 1977Google Scholar
  23. You, P. S. and Lim, C. Y. (eds.) Singapore: Twenty-five years of Development. Singapore, 1984Google Scholar
  24. National Library: National Library, Stamford Rd, Singapore. Director: Mrs Toke-Lan Wicks.Google Scholar

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