Daily Archives: 2012-02-23

Singapore moves up to 135th place in Press Freedom Index 2011/2012

~by: Ravi Philemon~ Singapore has moved up to 135th place in the Press Freedom Index 2011/2012 compiled by Reporters Without Borders (RWB). In the 2010 index, Singapore was ranked 136th. The new index showed that Singapore was ahead of regional countries like Thailand (137), the Philippines (140) and Indonesia (146). Finland and Norway topped the press freedom survey of 179 …

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SDP unveils Shadow Budget 2012

~by: Ng Yi Shu~ The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) unveiled its new Shadow Budget at its headquarters yesterday as its alternative financial policy for the year 2012. Key principles in SDP’s alternative budget this year included alternative measures to restore security and wellbeing to Singaporeans as well as measures to transform the economy of Singapore to face new challenges in …

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