Singapore Elections

May 26, 2012 - 9:37 PM
Supporters surround opposition party, Worker's Party candidate Png Eng Huat, center front, Saturday, May 26, 2012 in Singapore. Voters dealt Singapore's ruling People's Action Party its third electoral setback in a year, allowing the opposition to hold onto a Parliament seat in a by-election Saturday. Workers' Party candidate Png Eng Huat, a 50-year-old businessman, won 62 percent of about 21,700 votes cast in Hougang district while PAP candidate Desmond Choo received 38 percent, election officials said. (AP Photo/ Kevin Lim, The Straits Times) SINGAPORE OUT, ONLINE OUT, NO SALES, NO ARCHIVE