Halimah Yacob

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Halimah Yacob said : "The Eurasian community is an integral part of Singapore's social fabric and has played a significant role in our nation-building efforts. Today, the Eurasian community truly embodies Singapore's multi-racial, multi-religious and multicultural society," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, September 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “This has been such an enjoyable evening, I’m indeed very happy to be here in Davao. The cultural presentation of the 11 tribes showcased Davao’s vibrant diversity and the colorful richness of the Philippines” External link

pna Wednesday, September 11, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “We enjoyed excellent times here in the Philippines. From the meetings I had in Manila with President Rodrigo Duterte, he gave us the potentials of deeper cooperation not just in the national level but also in Singapore and key cities in the Philippines like Davao,” External link

pna Wednesday, September 11, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “I told President Duterte that we deeply appreciate the contributions of the Philippine community to Singapore’s society and economy,” External link

gulf-times Tuesday, September 10, 2019 2:14:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Industrial Revolution ) : "These MOUs spend many salient areas of mutual interest such as infrastructure development, sustainable urban solutions like water resource management, skills training and education cooperation in preparation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, agri-trade, arts and culture, and data protection," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, September 9, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “The economic ties between our two countries are strong and robust. But President Duterte and I agreed that we can do even more together. There is room to further boost trade and investment flows,” External link

pna Monday, September 9, 2019 3:50:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : “In an increasingly polarised world where lines are drawn along ethnic, religious and other identities, we need strong voices of reason and advocates of peace among global leaders to protect our world from disintegrating. Your Majesty is one such voice,” “Ties between Singapore and Jordan continue to grow from strength to strength,” External link

jordantimes Friday, June 21, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob concluded : “Your visit to Singapore has served to further strengthen the excellent relations between Singapore and Jordan. It has given us the opportunity to reaffirm our shared commitment to interfaith harmony and dialogue. Singapore looks forward to working with Jordan to weave even more threads of cooperation into our tapestry of relations,” External link

jordantimes Friday, June 21, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "In an increasingly polarised world where lines are drawn along ethnic, religious and other identities, we need strong voices of reason and advocates of peace among global leaders to protect our world from disintegrating. Your Majesty is one such voice," "Ties between Singapore and Jordan continue to grow from strength to strength," External link

petra-en Thursday, June 20, 2019 11:22:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob concluded : "Your visit to Singapore has served to further strengthen the excellent relations between Singapore and Jordan. It has given us the opportunity to reaffirm our shared commitment to interfaith harmony and dialogue. Singapore looks forward to working with Jordan to weave even more threads of cooperation into our tapestry of relations," External link

petra-en Thursday, June 20, 2019 11:22:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "That commitment is very important because it is not just a general statement but it is quite specific as to what they [religious leaders] want to achieve with their own religious communities," External link

haberler-en Thursday, June 20, 2019 12:40:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “I am certain that you will build on the strong foundations of your first term to create a better future for all Indonesians,” External link

bernama Tuesday, May 21, 2019 3:52:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “On behalf of the people of Singapore, I extend my warmest congratulations and best wishes to Your Majesty on the most auspicious occasion of Your Majesty’s Coronation. I am confident that the people of Thailand will continue to see development and abundance in the years ahead under Your Majesty’s reign,” External link

pattayatoday Monday, May 6, 2019 8:54:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "On behalf of the people of Singapore, I extend my warmest congratulations and best wishes to Your Majesty on the most auspicious occasion of Your Majesty’s Coronation. I am confident that the people of Thailand will continue to see development and abundance in the years ahead under Your Majesty’s reign," External link

elevenmyanmar Saturday, May 4, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "I think it’s a very nice and comfortable place, I’ve been living there for many years" External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 15, 2017 7:20:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "unifies our nation by embodying our shared values as a people -- multiracialism, meritocracy, and stewardship. These values are even more important today, guiding us as we find our way forward in a troubled and uncertain world," External link

chinadaily Friday, September 15, 2017 7:02:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “We’ve got a tremendous amount of work to do. That’s why I am calling upon Singaporeans to focus on our priorities. We’ve always been a nation that’s very resilient, very forward-looking, very progressive, and that’s how we’ve overcome so many crises in the past. Our people have stood united and we’ve overcome so many obstacles. I am sure that we can do a lot more” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 5:21:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “We need every Singaporean to stand together shoulder to shoulder ... we have not reached the peak yet and the best is yet to come,” External link

laht Thursday, September 14, 2017 2:52:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “I am a President for everyone,” External link

laht Thursday, September 14, 2017 2:52:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “When you’re in public service, you focus on your goals, your objectives. And you focus on the people you want to serve … I focus on how to improve their lives, whether by introducing programmes or helping them, and that will continue to be my emphasis” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:59:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Whether there’s an election or no election, my promise is really to serve everyone … I will serve with great vigour, with a lot of hard work, with the same passion and commitment that I have served people with for the last four decades” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:59:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : «Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même» External link

elmoudjahid Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:28:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : «Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même» External link

lefigaro Wednesday, September 13, 2017 8:58:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob afirmou : "Eu sou a presidente de todos" External link

otempo Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5:25:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "I am a president for everyone. Even though this is a reserved election, I am not a reserved president," External link

ibtimes-uk Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5:02:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Whether there is an election or no election, my promise is to really serve everyone. I will serve with great vigour, with a lot of hard work, with the same passion and commitment as the last four decades" External link

ibtimes-uk Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5:02:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob disse : "Embora esta seja uma eleição reservada, não sou uma presidente reservada" External link

dci Wednesday, September 13, 2017 4:12:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob afirmou : "Eu sou a presidente de todos" External link

correiobraziliense Wednesday, September 13, 2017 4:10:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

timesofoman Wednesday, September 13, 2017 3:50:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

thestar-my Wednesday, September 13, 2017 3:08:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

BangkokPost Wednesday, September 13, 2017 2:23:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : "Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même" External link

rtl-BE Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:59:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : «Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:57:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I‘m not a reserved president," External link

nna-en Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:53:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "I think it’s a very nice and comfortable place, I’ve been living there for many years" External link

channelnewsasia Wednesday, September 13, 2017 10:53:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I’m not a reserved president,” External link

in-cyprus Wednesday, September 13, 2017 10:14:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I’m not a reserved president,” External link

scmp Wednesday, September 13, 2017 10:04:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "This is a proud moment for Singapore, for multiculturalism and multi-racialism. " External link

todayonline Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:50:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

thestar-my Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:10:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I‘m not a reserved president,” External link

reuters-in Wednesday, September 13, 2017 8:42:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I‘m not a reserved president,” External link

reuters Wednesday, September 13, 2017 8:17:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “One of the main focus and function of the elected President is to act as a unifying force. Obviously there is work that I have to do, but the most important thing for me is I would like Singaporeans to work together with me,” External link

laht Tuesday, September 12, 2017 12:53:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “the process may be reserved, but the president is for everyone, is for all communities regardless of race or religion” External link

scmp Monday, September 11, 2017 7:12:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Well when we think of slogans, we think of words that resonate with people, and I think ‘good’ and ‘together’ are key words which really resonates with everybody at whatever level, whatever background” External link

todayonline Wednesday, August 30, 2017 8:18:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “My father is an Indian, my mom a Malay ... to me, the community can judge for themselves the contributions I’ve made. I've worked with so many Malay-Muslim organisations, and support a lot of their objectives and projects. I think that speaks for itself. The record speaks for itself” External link

todayonline Tuesday, August 15, 2017 5:31:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "I think we all know he loved food generally, but what struck me also is that I've attended functions which he officiated and often, even though there was food that he liked, he would ignore it and talk to people, take pictures with them" External link

channelnewsasia Tuesday, August 23, 2016 12:51:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “By all means disagree with her policies if you wish to, but don’t try to diminish her by trivialising her role because she is a woman” External link

todayonline Thursday, July 7, 2016 7:19:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Singapore Air ) : “On other occasions, it’s all right but, on this occasion, I hope they’ll stay in Singapore and really celebrate as a nation. It’ll be really sad if a quarter of Singapore has gone overseas to celebrate” External link

todayonline Monday, March 16, 2015 12:07:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “I understand that Singaporeans take the opportunity during periods of long weekends to chill out with their families overseas. On other occasions, that’s all right but on this occasion I hope that they will stay in Singapore and really celebrate together as a nation. It will be very sad if a quarter of Singapore goes overseas to celebrate” External link

todayonline Sunday, March 15, 2015 1:35:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
president31.65%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
speaker49.37%EN09/21/201721/09/2017
présidente3.80%FR09/13/201713/09/2017
former speaker of singapore1.27%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
leader1.27%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
businessman1.27%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
présidente du parlement de singapour1.27%FR08/07/201707/08/2017
speaker of the house2.53%EN03/09/201709/03/2017
former cabinet minister1.27%EN01/02/201702/01/2017
mp2.53%EN12/23/201623/12/2016
présidente du parlement singapourien2.53%FR10/01/201601/10/2016
minister for foreign affairs1.27%EN08/30/201630/08/2016
Names Lang Count
Halimah YacobEN85.33%
Halimah YacobFR11.97%
Halimah YacobPT1.93%
Halimah YacobES0.39%
Halimah YacobIS0.39%


 
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Rodrigo Duterte added ( about Halimah Yacob ) : "President (Halimah) and I committed to further intensify trade and investment links, mindful of the goals we have set for ourselves under the Philippines-Singapore Action Plan," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, September 9, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Lim said ( about Halimah Yacob ) : “In the past few days, it seems to be that top Governmental leaders have been…trying hard to convince Singaporeans that the elected presidency is an integral pivot of Singapore’s commitment to multiracialism. The Government now appears to be well aware of unhappiness on the ground caused by its manoeuvres to install President Halimah,” External link

todayonline Tuesday, October 3, 2017 8:58:00 PM EAT

Goh Chok Tong wrote ( about Halimah Yacob ) : "The focus so far has been on process, but we should not let whatever unhappiness weigh down her duties," “We expect our Head of State to be a unifying figure but we must also do our part to help the President succeed. Congratulations, President Halimah Yacob". In her speech after being declared President-elect on Wednesday, Mdm Halimah said she would be a president for all Singaporeans. "I know some have some doubts about the reserved election and I want to tell you as your President-elect, I promise to work with everyone. I am a President for everyone and I intend to serve all without any hesitation or doubt,” External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 15, 2017 7:20:00 PM EAT

Goh Chok Tong wrote ( about Halimah Yacob ) : "The focus so far has been on process, but we should not let whatever unhappiness weigh down her duties," “We expect our Head of State to be a unifying figure but we must also do our part to help the President succeed. Congratulations, President Halimah Yacob". In her speech after being declared President-elect on Wednesday, Mdm Halimah said she would be a president for all Singaporeans. "I know some have some doubts about the reserved election but ... I am a president for everyone and I intend to serve all without any hesitation or doubt,” External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:16:00 PM EAT

Alexandra Bastedo said ( about Halimah Yacob ) : “The President is the apex of our political system and the symbol of our multiracial, multi-religious nation. I am confident that Mdm Halimah will fulfil her role with distinction,” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:59:00 AM EAT

Masagos Zulkifli said ( about Halimah Yacob ) : “This is the first time that our Presidential Election is reserved for Malay (candidates) and I’m glad that Malay candidates are coming forward. And whether it’s Mdm Halimah, our good friend, (or) whoever, if they qualify, I’m happy that there’ll be a Malay president that we’ll all be proud of” External link

todayonline Monday, August 7, 2017 1:25:00 AM EAT

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Halimah Yacob

Last updated on 2017-10-22T15:05+0300.

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Halimah Yacob said : "The Eurasian community is an integral part of Singapore's social fabric and has played a significant role in our nation-building efforts. Today, the Eurasian community truly embodies Singapore's multi-racial, multi-religious and multicultural society," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, September 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “This has been such an enjoyable evening, I’m indeed very happy to be here in Davao. The cultural presentation of the 11 tribes showcased Davao’s vibrant diversity and the colorful richness of the Philippines” External link

pna Wednesday, September 11, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “We enjoyed excellent times here in the Philippines. From the meetings I had in Manila with President Rodrigo Duterte, he gave us the potentials of deeper cooperation not just in the national level but also in Singapore and key cities in the Philippines like Davao,” External link

pna Wednesday, September 11, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “I told President Duterte that we deeply appreciate the contributions of the Philippine community to Singapore’s society and economy,” External link

gulf-times Tuesday, September 10, 2019 2:14:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Industrial Revolution ) : "These MOUs spend many salient areas of mutual interest such as infrastructure development, sustainable urban solutions like water resource management, skills training and education cooperation in preparation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, agri-trade, arts and culture, and data protection," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, September 9, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “The economic ties between our two countries are strong and robust. But President Duterte and I agreed that we can do even more together. There is room to further boost trade and investment flows,” External link

pna Monday, September 9, 2019 3:50:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : “In an increasingly polarised world where lines are drawn along ethnic, religious and other identities, we need strong voices of reason and advocates of peace among global leaders to protect our world from disintegrating. Your Majesty is one such voice,” “Ties between Singapore and Jordan continue to grow from strength to strength,” External link

jordantimes Friday, June 21, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob concluded : “Your visit to Singapore has served to further strengthen the excellent relations between Singapore and Jordan. It has given us the opportunity to reaffirm our shared commitment to interfaith harmony and dialogue. Singapore looks forward to working with Jordan to weave even more threads of cooperation into our tapestry of relations,” External link

jordantimes Friday, June 21, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "In an increasingly polarised world where lines are drawn along ethnic, religious and other identities, we need strong voices of reason and advocates of peace among global leaders to protect our world from disintegrating. Your Majesty is one such voice," "Ties between Singapore and Jordan continue to grow from strength to strength," External link

petra-en Thursday, June 20, 2019 11:22:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob concluded : "Your visit to Singapore has served to further strengthen the excellent relations between Singapore and Jordan. It has given us the opportunity to reaffirm our shared commitment to interfaith harmony and dialogue. Singapore looks forward to working with Jordan to weave even more threads of cooperation into our tapestry of relations," External link

petra-en Thursday, June 20, 2019 11:22:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "That commitment is very important because it is not just a general statement but it is quite specific as to what they [religious leaders] want to achieve with their own religious communities," External link

haberler-en Thursday, June 20, 2019 12:40:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “I am certain that you will build on the strong foundations of your first term to create a better future for all Indonesians,” External link

bernama Tuesday, May 21, 2019 3:52:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “On behalf of the people of Singapore, I extend my warmest congratulations and best wishes to Your Majesty on the most auspicious occasion of Your Majesty’s Coronation. I am confident that the people of Thailand will continue to see development and abundance in the years ahead under Your Majesty’s reign,” External link

pattayatoday Monday, May 6, 2019 8:54:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "On behalf of the people of Singapore, I extend my warmest congratulations and best wishes to Your Majesty on the most auspicious occasion of Your Majesty’s Coronation. I am confident that the people of Thailand will continue to see development and abundance in the years ahead under Your Majesty’s reign," External link

elevenmyanmar Saturday, May 4, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "I think it’s a very nice and comfortable place, I’ve been living there for many years" External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 15, 2017 7:20:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "unifies our nation by embodying our shared values as a people -- multiracialism, meritocracy, and stewardship. These values are even more important today, guiding us as we find our way forward in a troubled and uncertain world," External link

chinadaily Friday, September 15, 2017 7:02:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “We’ve got a tremendous amount of work to do. That’s why I am calling upon Singaporeans to focus on our priorities. We’ve always been a nation that’s very resilient, very forward-looking, very progressive, and that’s how we’ve overcome so many crises in the past. Our people have stood united and we’ve overcome so many obstacles. I am sure that we can do a lot more” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 5:21:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “We need every Singaporean to stand together shoulder to shoulder ... we have not reached the peak yet and the best is yet to come,” External link

laht Thursday, September 14, 2017 2:52:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “I am a President for everyone,” External link

laht Thursday, September 14, 2017 2:52:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “When you’re in public service, you focus on your goals, your objectives. And you focus on the people you want to serve … I focus on how to improve their lives, whether by introducing programmes or helping them, and that will continue to be my emphasis” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:59:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Whether there’s an election or no election, my promise is really to serve everyone … I will serve with great vigour, with a lot of hard work, with the same passion and commitment that I have served people with for the last four decades” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:59:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : «Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même» External link

elmoudjahid Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:28:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : «Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même» External link

lefigaro Wednesday, September 13, 2017 8:58:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob afirmou : "Eu sou a presidente de todos" External link

otempo Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5:25:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "I am a president for everyone. Even though this is a reserved election, I am not a reserved president," External link

ibtimes-uk Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5:02:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Whether there is an election or no election, my promise is to really serve everyone. I will serve with great vigour, with a lot of hard work, with the same passion and commitment as the last four decades" External link

ibtimes-uk Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5:02:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob disse : "Embora esta seja uma eleição reservada, não sou uma presidente reservada" External link

dci Wednesday, September 13, 2017 4:12:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob afirmou : "Eu sou a presidente de todos" External link

correiobraziliense Wednesday, September 13, 2017 4:10:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

timesofoman Wednesday, September 13, 2017 3:50:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

thestar-my Wednesday, September 13, 2017 3:08:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

BangkokPost Wednesday, September 13, 2017 2:23:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : "Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même" External link

rtl-BE Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:59:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob déclaré : «Bien qu'il n'y ait pas eu d'élection, mon engagement de vous servir reste le même» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:57:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I‘m not a reserved president," External link

nna-en Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:53:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "I think it’s a very nice and comfortable place, I’ve been living there for many years" External link

channelnewsasia Wednesday, September 13, 2017 10:53:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I’m not a reserved president,” External link

in-cyprus Wednesday, September 13, 2017 10:14:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I’m not a reserved president,” External link

scmp Wednesday, September 13, 2017 10:04:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "This is a proud moment for Singapore, for multiculturalism and multi-racialism. " External link

todayonline Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:50:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : "Although this is a reserved election, I'm not a reserved president," External link

thestar-my Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:10:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I‘m not a reserved president,” External link

reuters-in Wednesday, September 13, 2017 8:42:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Although this is a reserved election, I‘m not a reserved president,” External link

reuters Wednesday, September 13, 2017 8:17:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “One of the main focus and function of the elected President is to act as a unifying force. Obviously there is work that I have to do, but the most important thing for me is I would like Singaporeans to work together with me,” External link

laht Tuesday, September 12, 2017 12:53:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “the process may be reserved, but the president is for everyone, is for all communities regardless of race or religion” External link

scmp Monday, September 11, 2017 7:12:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “Well when we think of slogans, we think of words that resonate with people, and I think ‘good’ and ‘together’ are key words which really resonates with everybody at whatever level, whatever background” External link

todayonline Wednesday, August 30, 2017 8:18:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “My father is an Indian, my mom a Malay ... to me, the community can judge for themselves the contributions I’ve made. I've worked with so many Malay-Muslim organisations, and support a lot of their objectives and projects. I think that speaks for itself. The record speaks for itself” External link

todayonline Tuesday, August 15, 2017 5:31:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob added : "I think we all know he loved food generally, but what struck me also is that I've attended functions which he officiated and often, even though there was food that he liked, he would ignore it and talk to people, take pictures with them" External link

channelnewsasia Tuesday, August 23, 2016 12:51:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “By all means disagree with her policies if you wish to, but don’t try to diminish her by trivialising her role because she is a woman” External link

todayonline Thursday, July 7, 2016 7:19:00 PM EAT

Halimah Yacob said ( about Singapore Air ) : “On other occasions, it’s all right but, on this occasion, I hope they’ll stay in Singapore and really celebrate as a nation. It’ll be really sad if a quarter of Singapore has gone overseas to celebrate” External link

todayonline Monday, March 16, 2015 12:07:00 AM EAT

Halimah Yacob said : “I understand that Singaporeans take the opportunity during periods of long weekends to chill out with their families overseas. On other occasions, that’s all right but on this occasion I hope that they will stay in Singapore and really celebrate together as a nation. It will be very sad if a quarter of Singapore goes overseas to celebrate” External link

todayonline Sunday, March 15, 2015 1:35:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
president31.65%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
speaker49.37%EN09/21/201721/09/2017
présidente3.80%FR09/13/201713/09/2017
former speaker of singapore1.27%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
leader1.27%EN09/12/201712/09/2017
businessman1.27%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
présidente du parlement de singapour1.27%FR08/07/201707/08/2017
speaker of the house2.53%EN03/09/201709/03/2017
former cabinet minister1.27%EN01/02/201702/01/2017
mp2.53%EN12/23/201623/12/2016
présidente du parlement singapourien2.53%FR10/01/201601/10/2016
minister for foreign affairs1.27%EN08/30/201630/08/2016
Names Lang Count
Halimah YacobEN85.33%
Halimah YacobFR11.97%
Halimah YacobPT1.93%
Halimah YacobES0.39%
Halimah YacobIS0.39%


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Rodrigo Duterte added ( about Halimah Yacob ) : "President (Halimah) and I committed to further intensify trade and investment links, mindful of the goals we have set for ourselves under the Philippines-Singapore Action Plan," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, September 9, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

Sylvia Lim said ( about Halimah Yacob ) : “In the past few days, it seems to be that top Governmental leaders have been…trying hard to convince Singaporeans that the elected presidency is an integral pivot of Singapore’s commitment to multiracialism. The Government now appears to be well aware of unhappiness on the ground caused by its manoeuvres to install President Halimah,” External link

todayonline Tuesday, October 3, 2017 8:58:00 PM EAT

Goh Chok Tong wrote ( about Halimah Yacob ) : "The focus so far has been on process, but we should not let whatever unhappiness weigh down her duties," “We expect our Head of State to be a unifying figure but we must also do our part to help the President succeed. Congratulations, President Halimah Yacob". In her speech after being declared President-elect on Wednesday, Mdm Halimah said she would be a president for all Singaporeans. "I know some have some doubts about the reserved election and I want to tell you as your President-elect, I promise to work with everyone. I am a President for everyone and I intend to serve all without any hesitation or doubt,” External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 15, 2017 7:20:00 PM EAT

Goh Chok Tong wrote ( about Halimah Yacob ) : "The focus so far has been on process, but we should not let whatever unhappiness weigh down her duties," “We expect our Head of State to be a unifying figure but we must also do our part to help the President succeed. Congratulations, President Halimah Yacob". In her speech after being declared President-elect on Wednesday, Mdm Halimah said she would be a president for all Singaporeans. "I know some have some doubts about the reserved election but ... I am a president for everyone and I intend to serve all without any hesitation or doubt,” External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:16:00 PM EAT

Alexandra Bastedo said ( about Halimah Yacob ) : “The President is the apex of our political system and the symbol of our multiracial, multi-religious nation. I am confident that Mdm Halimah will fulfil her role with distinction,” External link

todayonline Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:59:00 AM EAT

Masagos Zulkifli said ( about Halimah Yacob ) : “This is the first time that our Presidential Election is reserved for Malay (candidates) and I’m glad that Malay candidates are coming forward. And whether it’s Mdm Halimah, our good friend, (or) whoever, if they qualify, I’m happy that there’ll be a Malay president that we’ll all be proud of” External link

todayonline Monday, August 7, 2017 1:25:00 AM EAT