Speak Mandarin Campaign has made ‘significant’ contributions, but Singapore losing bilingual edge: PM Lee

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Speak Mandarin Campaign has made ‘significant’ contributions, but Singapore losing bilingual edge: PM Lee

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While the Speak Mandarin Campaign has made “significant contributions" in encouraging the use of the language over the last forty years, Singapore has to acknowledge that it is losing its bilingual competitive edge and put in more effort to speak Mandarin at home, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Tuesday (Oct 22). Deborah Wong reports.

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