PM said we must make a strategic shift in our approach to nation building. Individuals must still do their best, but the Community and Government must do more to reduce the pressures on individuals.
The Community must take more initiative to solve problems and get things done. As Mr S Rajaratnam, one of our founding fathers, said, we must be a “democracy of deeds, not a democracy of words”.
The Government will also do more to support individuals and community. It will make 3 important shifts:
(MCI Photo by LH Goh)