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​In Singapore, academics and opposition press the PAP to be less wary over releasing data

Published on: 19-Jan-2020

South China Morning Post

Researchers say better access to local data could boost interest in producing Singapore-centred research, a focus Minister for Education Ong Ye Kung said was important on at least two occasions last year. Sociologist Laavanya Kathiravelu from Singapore’s NTU, however, has not been put off by local research and is trying out Ong’s suggestion, asking the Ministry of Education and the Social Science Research Council for more granular data in her bid to study how immigrants and new citizens integrate into the island nation.

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