Daily Archives: 2014-10-14

Dr Chee Soon Juan to speak at internatio​nal legal conference on freedom of expression
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 2

Singapore, 14th October 2014 – The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan will speak at this year’s International Bar Association’s (IBA) Rule of Law Symposium in Tokyo on 24 October. He is one of two speakers in the session titled Read More

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Return Han Hui Hui’s note book – lawyer tells police
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 30

Last updated on October 21st, 2015 at 05:50 pm The lawyer representing Han Hui Hui has issued a letter to the Singapore Police to demand the return of a note book which the authorities had seized from his client. Ms Han had taken Read More

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Allowing exiles film is “like allowing jihadi terrorist groups” to show film publicly
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 10

Last updated on October 21st, 2015 at 05:50 pm In its latest attempt at explaining why the film by Tan Pin Pin, “To Singapore, With Love”, is not allowed to be shown in public settings, the press secretary to the Deputy Prime Minister Read More

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Is the government prepared to deal with potential housing crisis?
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 7

By Phillip Ang Recent global events may trigger a correction in global stock markets and property markets. Back home, the increase in housing prices has never been due to an improvement in the economy but artificially low interest rates. (SingaporePropertyCycle) Likewise for the Read More

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Stadium pitch is “playable”: Stadium management, football association
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 8

Management of the National Stadium and the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) have declared the pitch at the new National Stadium to be in “playable” condition, although the FAS has also admitted that it is still “far short of expected international standards”. The pitch Read More

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Inflated legal costs—all eyes on SMC for now
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 5

Last updated on September 16th, 2016 at 08:43 pm In recent weeks, there have been a lot written in some blogs about the so-called “overcharging” by lawyers from Wong Partnership for work done for the Singapore Medical Council (SMC). There has also been Read More

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