Daily Archives: 2017-07-04

Joint Statement by Association For The Recycling of Second Hand Goods & Save Sungei Road Market Campaign

Parliamentary response to Sungei Road Market Petition Deeply Disappointing The Association of the Recycling of Second Hand Goods and the Save Sungei Road Market Campaign jointly express our deepest disappointment with the parliamentary answers provided by the Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources, Dr Amy Khor on 3 July in response to the submitted petition asking …

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PM Lee on his siblings’ accusations against him, “suing my own brother and sister in court would further besmirch our parents’ names”

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said in Parliament on Monday that he will not be taking legal action against his two siblings, Dr Lee Weiling and Mr Lee Hsien Yang for allegations of him abusing of the Prime Minister's authority to advance his personal agenda. He said that suing his own brother and sister in court would further besmirch …

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Pritam Singh: Highly unusual decision by Prime Minister not to clear his name in the courts, given Singapore’s political culture on suing accusers

Speech by Mr Pritam Singh, Member of Parliament for Aljunied GRC on the 38 Oxley Road issue (Lee Family Saga) in Parliament on 3 July 2017. Introduction: Back up your allegations or be sued Madam Speaker, Singapore has been a one-party dominant state since independence. The ruling party has thus single-handedly shaped the political culture in Singapore. Our political culture …

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DPM Teo Chee Hean: Misconception that Government is seeking to make a decision on 38 Oxley Road now

Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean's  deliverance of his Ministerial Statement on the Ministerial Committee on 38 Oxley Road (Lee Family Saga) in Parliament on 3 July 2017. Madam Speaker, Members of this House, Let me first address the questions by several Members of Parliament about the rules governing the conduct of Ministers, political appointees and public officers. Ministers and …

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Sylvia Lim: “Defend our organs of state, before it’s too late”

Speech by Ms Sylvia Lim, Member of Parliament for Aljunied GRC on the 38 Oxley Road issue (Lee Family Saga) in Parliament on 3 July 2017. The Lee siblings have stated that their Big Brother has misused his position and influence over government agencies to drive his personal agenda, and that they feared the use of the Organs of State against …

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