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Tune in to MediaCorp for "live" election results on Polling Day, 7 May
Singapore, 5 May 2011 - For "live" election results, tune in to MediaCorp's multiple platforms for the most comprehensive coverage of the General Election when Singapore goes to the polls on Saturday, 7 May 2011.
On Polling Night, MediaCorp's TV, radio and online platforms will be carrying "live" coverage of the election results as they are released from the Elections Department. They will also carry the "live" telecast of the post-election news conference after the results are released.
Election results programme will be telecast "live" from 9:30pm.
Language - Channel
- Channel NewsAsia, Asia Tonight: Vote 2011 Singapore - "live" results with analysis and real time on-screen tally
- Channel 5, Vote 2011 Singapore - Results
- Channel 8, Vote 2011 Singapore - Results 《新加坡大选2011》
- Suria, Vote 2011 Singapore - Results
- Vasantham, Vote 2011 Singapore - Results
Election results and the action from the assembly centres for candidates and their supporters will be broadcast "live" from 9pm across the 4 language stations. They will also carry the "live" telecast of the post-election news conference after all the results are released.
Language - Station
English - 938LIVE
Chinese - Capital 95.8FM
Malay - Warna 94.2FM
Tamil- Oli 96.8FM
All other MediaCorp radio stations will carry newsflashes of the latest results as they are announced.
Netizens can visit ge.sg for "live" video streaming from 9.30pm as well as "live" blogging and quick updates of results and video clips. MediaCorp's other online platforms will also be carrying updates. They are: TODAYonline at Facebook, todayonline.com/SingaporeVotes as well as xinmsn.com/news. Additional sources of video clips can be found at TODAYdigital's Channel at YouTube and blogs.todayonline.com/singaporevotes. Twitter followers can get live tweets at the following feeds: @ge2011, @todayonline and @cnalatest.
m.ge.sg - Quick updates of results
Pick up a copy of the special TODAY Polling Day edition on Sunday 8 May which will be upsized from compact to broadsheet, for the results, commentaries and analyses of Singapore General Election 2011.
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