Daily Archives: 2011-06-15

TOC’s response to erroneous article on TR

Dear Readers, It has come to our attention that Temasek Review has published an article insinuating that former TOC Chief Editor Andrew Loh had “probably” absconded with TOC funds, in particular donations from our generous donors to help fund the operations of TOC. This is sheer fabrication. Andrew did not abscond with any funds at all. In fact, Andrew did …

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Breaking news: George Yeo opts out of Presidential Race

Former Minister for Foreign Affairs George Yeo has announced that he will not be running for the Presidential Elections likely to be held this August. In his latest Facebook entry, Mr Yeo said that: “After considering all factors, I have come to the conclusion that, in this phase of my life, I can better contribute to the Singapore we all love …

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HDB downgrading and financial stress FAQ

Leong Sze Hian, Alex Lew, Ko Siew Huey/ In view of the large number of comments to the article “HDB: $431,000 CPF – But homeless soon?”, we would like to thank all who have contributed to the discussion. In particular, we would like to thank those who have made suggestions on helping the family, who is expected to be homeless by end …

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Lawyer for Yong Vui Kong urges Malaysia Parliament to appeal to ICJ

Joshua Chiang/ At a press conference inside the Malaysian Houses of Parliament today, human rights activist and lawyer for Yong Vui Kong Madasamy Ravi urged the Malaysian Parliament to take Yong Vui Kong’s case to the International Court of Justice. Together with him were Malaysian MPs Nurul Azziza, Datok Chua Soon Bui (MP for Sabah) and Tian Chua. In a press statement, Mr Ravi wrote …

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Thank you, Mr Chiam! – AN APPRECIATION DINNER (Update- tics sold out!)

Dear Readers For 27 years, Mr Chiam See Tong has served the residents of Potong Pasir, and spoken up for Singaporeans in Parliament as a Member of Parliament. His quiet determination and never-say-die approach to expanding democracy in Singapore has earned the admiration and affection of many, including even those whose political views differ from his. As a small gesture …

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