Daily Archives: 2012-08-21

Singapore's US$4 Billion loan to IMF challenged in Court by Mr. Kenneth Jeyaretnam – Originating Summmons No. 657/2012 – AFFIDAVITS FILED

PRESS RELEASE Dear All,   IN THE MATTER OF KENNETH JEYARETNAM & THE IMF LOAN COMMITMENT ORIGINATING SUMMONS NO. 657 OF 2012 With reference to the above matter, kindly find attached the Attorney-General’s reply affidavit (dated 1 August 2012) to Kenneth Jeyaretnam’s original affidavit (dated 6 July 2012) and the latter’s reply thereto (dated 10 August 2012) Executive Summary In …

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The emperor’s 3 new suits

The below is the blog post posted by Duck & Hippo after the company lost the tender to a new start up water taxi company, Singapore River Explorer (SRE). SRE is a joint venture between Global Yellow Pages and Leisure Empire. Was the river tender so credulously crafted that it may just be Emperor’s New Suit? DUCKtours has lost to …

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Shanmugam and Sylvia were just being politicians

By Ravi Philemon – I refer to the letter by Alex Chiang (link), where Mr Chiang writes 'we should also expect our parliamentarians to put aside partisan interests and speak for Singapore'.   The Parliament of Singapore's website describes Parliament as being 'modelled after the Westminster system of parliamentary democracy where Members of Parliament are voted in at regular General …

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