By S. R. Nathan
Here Singapore's President S.R. Nathan tells his personal tale, taking the reader again with him to his early life, to modest beginnings and existence as a runaway in Singapore and Malaya, after which the event of renewed desire throughout the jap profession. After a belated and restricted collage schooling, in addition to a quick spell as a social employee facing seafarers, he witnessed from contained in the Labour Reserch Unit the delivery of Singapore's smooth exchange union move. almost immediately after Singapore completed complete independence, he joined the employees of the newly confirmed Ministry of overseas Affairs, retiring - as he inspiration - as everlasting Secretary. even though, he didn't retire. After being requested to run the Straits occasions newspaper for a time, he served as excessive Commissioner in Malaysia and Ambassador within the usa. Few humans have packed lots right into a existence. after which, at an age whilst most folks are way past the tip in their operating lives, he used to be elected President of Singapore, within which function he has received the hearts of many folks in Singapore and abroad.
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