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MAR 23, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Lee Kuan Yew, founder of modern Singapore, dies at 91

[...] my greatest satisfaction in life comes from the fact that I have spent years gathering support, mustering the will to make this place meritocratic, corruption-free and equal for all races — and that it will endure beyond me, as it has," Lee said in his 2013 book, "One Man's View of the World. Lee's legacy includes an efficient government ...

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MAR 23, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Singapore's Lee seen as an inspiration for modern China

Lee, who died Monday at age 91, and Deng established a close relationship during their several meetings, sharing a starkly practical approach, hard-headed manner and similarly ruthless bent when their wills were defied. During Deng's rule, Singapore became a major investor in China, building shopping malls and office buildings, and investing in airlines and infrastructure projects. In 1994, Lee joined ...

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MAR 23, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Key dates in the life of ex-Singaporean leader Lee Kuan Yew

Key dates in the life of Lee Kuan Yew, the founding father of modern Singapore and the city-state's first and longest-serving prime minister. Helps form People's Action Party, becomes party's secretary-general. Wins seat in legislative assembly, starts law firm Lee & Lee with his wife. Lee becomes Singapore's first prime minister after People's Action Party wins decisively in general election. ...

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