Singapore's sock puppet president to read 4G cabinet speech to parliament. askST: What you should know about the President's Address The first session of the 13th Parliament on January 2016 included constitutional changes to the elected presidency. President Halimah Yacob is the first president elected under the new rules. The first session of the 13th Parliament on January 2016 included constitutional changes to the elected presidency. President Halimah Yacob is the first president elected under the new rules.BH FILE PHOTO PUBLISHEDAPR 14, 2018, 5:00 AM SGT It will be President Halimah's first address and the first to be drafted by 4G ministers President Halimah Yacob will deliver her inaugural address at the opening of the second session of the 13th Parliament on May 7 at 8.30pm. The House was prorogued, or closed, midway through the Government's term, on April 3. The recess is a time for the Government to take stock of it's work and... http://www.straitstimes.com/politics/what-you-should-know-about-the-presidents-address ======== Really no point having this sock-puppet wayang show president, especially when she is just the sock-puppet/ parrot to repeat or anounce what the cabinet thinks. President of Singapore is just an overpaid news reader employed by MediaCorp... I think John Leung or Dawn Tan of CNA can do a much better job and they are on air at 10pm CNA 'Singapore Tonight' every night.