Daily Archives: 2011-08-17

TOC’s exclusive interview with Tan Kin Lian

Excerpt of TOC’s exclusive interview with Mr Tan Kin Lian: — TOC: Well referring to an article that you wrote in 2004, you wrote about the casinos and you wrote that you “support the idea of a casino” and that “it does not matter that some Singaporeans will eventually gamble in these casino”. You also wrote that, “It is not …

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Migrating from the lunatic fringe to cowboy towns

Howard Lee / In the aftermath of the general election, you would have seen continual efforts by the ruling People’s Action Party to discredit and cast suspicion on the intent and quality of the online media. We should have guessed, then, that this would culminate in the National Day Rally being, once again, an opportunity for the Prime Minister to …

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MOE to be consistent in disciplinary actions

by: Ghui/ Joachim Gay Chao Hui, husband of the infamous Rachelle Ann Beguai is currently being investigated by the Ministry of Education (MOE) for making “insensitive” comments against Singaporeans through his wife’s Facebook account. MOE has said through a spokesman that it “takes a serious view of Gay’s reported actions and statements on the internet”. They are currently investigating the …

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Opposition Parties respond to PM’s National Day Rally Speech

Nevertheless, the affordability of flats continues to be a concern, and Workers’ Party remains of the view that the government needs to review the formula of pricing new flats and the recommended length of HDB housing loans. In addition, the Prime Minister has also acknowledged that there are distressed families who have lost their homes for various reasons. The issue …

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