Daily Archives: 2010-09-14

MPs to question ministers on YOG, housing and foreign workers

The following are some of the questions tabled by MPs for the Parliamentary sitting on 15 September, Wednesday. You can view the rest of the questions in the Order Paper here. Questions for Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Community Development, Youth and Sports. Mr Zaqy Mohamad: To ask the Minister for Community Development, Youth and Sports (a) what is the …

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The Satirist Says: Speak Good English Movement incites violence with guerilla campaign

Singapore, 14 September 2010 – In an apparent disregard for those who champion Singlish (local colloquialism that mixes English with the various dialects and languages used by Singaporeans) and the blatant persecution of those who are too busy trying to survive in Singapore to bother about proper language use in communication, the Speak Good English Movement (SGEM) launched last week …

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