so interesting to read abt ST's report on 'the open conversation n dinner marking the 150 annv of the botanic gdns', thu, may 7 2009. moderated by ambassador-at-large Tommy Koh. reported by Clarissa Oon.
let me share w u: greening spore w trees all over the island was a key economic strategy fm day 1. 1 of his 1st tasks on becoming PM was to develop a Garden City. we'd 2 make tis a 1st world oasis in a 3rd world region. it's part of a bigger plan. u cant just plant a tree n walk away. the tree will die. u need tree docs. 2 get pple 2 change fm 3rd world 2 1st world behaviour. not 2 steal d plants. if u keep ur envn nice n clean, your pty values go up. japan for 2 landscape architects 2 help. if they destroy nature, they r putting themselves at risk. u owe a responsibility to urself n future generations not 2 destroy tis planet. Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew. Clean River/Sea is another big n highly successful campaign.
GREEN & WATER r vip elements in Feng Shui. 2b Healthy, Wealthy n Happy, keep PLANTS & WATER in ur areas Folks!
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