Daily Archives: 2014-10-28

Chee Soon Juan to speak in Hong Kong on inequality and freedom

Dr Chee Soon Juan, secretary-general of the Singapore Democratic Party, will be speaking at a conference in Hong Kong titled “Promoting Growth, Reducing Inequality” from 6-8 November 2014. The event will discuss the interplay between liberalism, growth and inequality. Delegates from research institutes, think tanks, political parties, and the business community will convene to consider how the liberal economy relates …

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Han Hui Hui appealing cancellation of permit and ban on HLP

On behalf of client Han Hui Hui, lawyer M Ravi has submitted a letter of demand to the National Parks Board and an appeal to the Minister for National Development, requesting for the ban on Ms Han to use Speakers’ Corner be reversed and future restrictions lifted. Ms Han had her earlier approved permit to use Speakers’ Corner on 25 October …

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Culture of dissent – balance broken, problems unspoken

By Howard Lee Reading the wall of writing popping up recently about how the PAP will lose power sends either a chill down your spine – if you are one of the “elites” – or a shot of hope into your heart – if you have been anticipating this for a while. Ho Kwon Ping, Executive Chairman of Banyan Tree, …

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