Monthly Archives: June 2016

Chinese market surges on MSCI hopes, GBP tumbles on Brexit polls

By Margaret Yang, CMC Markets Equities – The Chinese and HK markets surged on Tuesday, led by the securities sector, particularly Citic and Haitong. The Shanghai Composite rallied 3.3%, with higher volume. The most likely reason for this is market speculation on the possible inclusion of the A-shares into the MSCI index, a decision which will be announced this month. …

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CAN: Action taken upon Roy Ngerng and Teo Soh Lung is police harassment

Statement by Community Action Network (CAN) on the actions by the police against Roy Ngerng and Teo Soh Lung’s alleged violation of the Parliamentary Election Act during the recent Bukit Batok By-election. (read here) Community Action Network (CAN) calls for an end to the harassment of Roy Ngerng and Teo Soh Lung, who are under investigation following police reports filed by …

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Function 8 deplores the intimidation and the unnecessary seizure of Roy Ngerng and Teo Soh Lung’s belongings

Statement by Function 8 on the actions by the police against Roy Ngerng and Teo Soh Lung’s alleged violation of the Parliamentary Election Act during the recent Bukit Batok By-election. Function 8 deplores the intimidation of Roy Ngerng and Teo Soh Lung and the unnecessary seizure of their mobile phones and computers. This follows their interviews with the police pertaining to …

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Roy Ngerng shares his thoughts after 8 hour ordeal with the police

Roy Ngerng, a well-known political blogger who made news with his CPF articles and defamation suit with the Prime Minister of Singapore, was one of the two individuals who were called to assist the police in investigation of alleged violation of the Cooling Off Day regulations at the Cantonment Police Station, around 10am on Tuesday. After a two hour interview …

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