Republic of Singapore
  • Brian Hunter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. 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: Imports and Exports (monthly), Monthly Digest of Statistics, Yearbook of Statistics, Singapore Google Scholar
  2. Demographic Bulletin (monthly), Census of Population 1980. Singapore Yearbook of Labour Statistics. Chief Statistician: Khoo Chian Kim.Google Scholar
  3. National Library. Books About Singapore. Singapore. BiennialGoogle Scholar
  4. Singapore. Constitution. The Constitution of Singapore. Singapore, 1966Google Scholar
  5. The Budget for the Financial Year 1989–90. Singapore, 1989Google Scholar
  6. Singapore. Economic Committee, The Singapore Economy: new directions: report of the Economic Committee, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore, 1986Google Scholar
  7. Singapore Yearbook. Singapore, Information Division, Ministry of Communications and InformationGoogle Scholar
  8. Singapore. Government Gazette (published weekly with supplement)Google Scholar
  9. Economic Survey of Singapore. Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore (Quarterly and Annual)Google Scholar
  10. Singapore Facts and Pictures. Singapore, Information Division, Ministry of Communications and Information, 1989Google Scholar
  11. Singapore Government Directory. Singapore, Information Division, Ministry of Communications and Information, 1989Google Scholar
  12. Singapore: An Illustrated history, 1941–48. Ministry of Culture, Singapore, 1984Google Scholar
  13. The Statutes of the Republic of Singapore. Rev. 12 vols., 1985 (with annual supplements). Singapore, Law Revision Commission, 1986—.Google Scholar
  14. Clammer, J. R., Singapore: Ideology, Society, Culture Singapore, 1985Google Scholar
  15. Drysdale, J., Singapore: Struggle for Success Singapore, 1984Google Scholar
  16. Krause, L. B., The Singapore Economy Reconsidered Singapore, 1988Google Scholar
  17. Lim, L., Trade, Employment and Industrialisation in Singapore Singapore, 1989Google Scholar
  18. Myint, S., The Principles of Singapore Law Singapore, 1987Google Scholar
  19. Quah, J. S. T., Government and Politics of Singapore. OUP, 1985Google Scholar
  20. Quah, S. R. and Quah, J. S. T., Singapore [Bibliography] Oxford and Santa Barbara, 1988Google Scholar
  21. Saw, S. H., New Population and Labour Force Projections and Policy Implications for Singapore Singapore, 1987Google Scholar
  22. Soon, T. W., Singapore’s New Education System: Education Reform for National Development Singapore, 1988Google Scholar
  23. Tan, C. H., Financial Markets and Institutions in Singapore 5th ed. Singapore, 1987Google Scholar
  24. Turnbull, C. M., A History of Singapore, 1819–1975 OUP, 1982Google Scholar
  25. You, P. S. and Lim, C. Y. (eds.) Singapore: Twenty-five years of Development. Singapore, 1984Google Scholar
  26. National Library: National Library, Stamford Rd, Singapore, 0617. Director: Mrs Yoke-Lan Wicks.Google Scholar

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