Monthly Archives: August 2015

Jeannette Chong-Aruldoss launches Mountbatten Manifesto
By Kirsten Han Published on by Kirsten Han 0

Jeannette Chong-Aruldoss, the Singapore People’s Party (SPP) candidate for Mountbatten SMC, on Monday launched her manifesto for Mountbatten, outlining her plans for the constituency should she be elected. Running with the slogan “Tireless in Mountbatten, Fearless in Parliament”, Chong-Aruldoss strove to emphasise her ability Read More

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Your candidate: Yee Jenn Jong – A life of service
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:34 pmIf you thought Yee Jenn Jong only started serving the community after entering politics, you would be way off the mark. Mr Yee, a Workers’ Party (WP) member who became a Non-constituency Member of Parliament Read More

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Workers’ Party introduces final batch of candidates
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:34 pmThe Workers’ Party’s fifth and final batch of candidates were introduced on Monday (31 Aug). The three candidates are Mr Bernard Chen, 29, a project executive at a funeral services company; Mr Leon Perera, 44, Read More

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AHPETC Chairman’s Review
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

The following was published on the Workers’ Party website on Monday. THE YEAR IN PERSPECTIVE It is with satisfaction that Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol East Town Council (AHPETC) presents this annual report enclosing its audited accounts for Financial Year (FY) 2014/15. This report is significant for Read More

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Sylvia Lim’s second letter to residents, informs them of TC surplus
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:34 pm The following letter was published on the Workers’ Party website. SECOND OPEN LETTER TO RESIDENTS OF ALJUNIED-HOUGANG-PUNGGOL EAST TOWN Dear Residents, In my First Open Letter to you in June 2015, I explained three Read More

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Is the “controversial” AHPETC management fee really that controversial?
By Gangasudhan Published on by Gangasudhan 0

Last updated on October 21st, 2015 at 05:49 pmBy Gangasudhan With much being said about the management fee being paid by Town Councils to their vendors, the question comes down to how much all the Town Councils pay for the service of administration Read More

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Workers’ Party releases video of candidates
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 10:49 pm”This election will be landmark election,” says Workers’ Party secretary general, Low Thia Khiang, in the party’s video featuring its candidates for the upcoming elections. “It marks a new phase for Singapore after 50 years Read More

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Is the PAP really listening, or just hearing us?
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:34 pmBy Howard Lee “(ESM Goh Chok Tong) noted that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s Government had listened to the people since the last election and accelerated many plans and programmes. So if Singaporeans are happy Read More

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Nadine Yap: Will be speaking up even if not in parliament
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:34 pmWhen Ms Nadine Yap was introduced weeks ago as a slated candidate for Democratic Progressive Party in the Bishan-Toa Payoh Team, voters at the GRC were impressed with her eloquency and credentials. https://www.facebook.com/theonlinecitizen/videos/10153642507546383/?permPage=1 However, it is Read More

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Daniel Goh & Zaobao: A dark day for academia
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

By Dr Liew Kai Khiun From professors in universities to kindergarten teachers at the frontline of education, as educators we interact with countless students constantly within professional and institutional frameworks. Through varying levels of scrutiny in terms of formal declaration of conflict of interests, Read More

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