TITLE

Singapore Bloggers Blast State-Controlled Media

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;3/6/2008, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the criticisms faced by Singapore's state-controlled media and government for their failure to give the public important answers on the escape of a suspected Islamic militant. According to critics, media coverage has avoid key issues which prompted more people to turn to alternatives such as blogs for a different perspective. Political commentator and former Singapore newspaper editor Seah Chiang Nee says the incident is a blow to Singapore's image as being efficient.
ACCESSION #
36876090

 

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