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Volume I: National Reports 1988

Ahmad Ibrahim1

Singapore was occupied by the British in 1819 and formed part of the Straits Settlements, consisting of Singapore, Penang and Malacca, administered by the East India Company. In…

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Ahmad Ibrahim, “Singapore”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2018

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