Daily Archives: 2013-07-02

#FreeMyInternet – Policy brief for debate on amendments to Broadcasting Act

In view of Parliament sitting on 8 July, #FreeMyInternet has prepared a policy brief for Members of Parliament to use to prepare for a robust debate on the Media Development Authority's new licensing regime for online news websites and future amendments to the Broadcasting Act.   Executive Summary of Policy Brief From 1 June 2013, the Media Development Authority of Singapore put into …

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Haze: Helping Indonesia – now “never ever admit” also?

By Leong Sze Hian   I refer to the article “S’pore-funded efforts to fight haze face challenges on ground” (Straits Times, Jul 1). Project 5 years ago – no follow-up? It states that “But the activist, whose non- governmental organisation has also formed a team of volunteers who help in fire alerts across villages in Muaro Jambi, suggests that Singapore should …

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