Daily Archives: 2017-07-06

Former Ministers and spouses of President and Ministers seated in Gallery because of long-standing tradition in Parliament
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Just this week, the Parliament sat to listen to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean to make their Ministerial Statement over the allegations that have been made against PM Lee by his two siblings, Dr Lee Weiling Read More

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Short Term Rental reduced to 3 months minimum
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by 99.co Singapore Government has just announced that the minimum stay duration in private properties is being reduced from 6 months to 3 months. Signalling a continuous relaxation of policies, which would be a boon for real estate tech and innovative companies such Read More

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Dr Lee Weiling and Mr Lee Hsien Yang: Cease presenting further evidence on social media, provided if LKY’s will is not further attacked
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Below is the joint statement by Dr Lee Weiling and Mr Lee Hsien Yang published on 6 July 2017 on the allegations against Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, the Parliament debate carried out to “whitewash” the accusations and the reasons behind them speaking Read More

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Parliament debate on PM’s allegations: A bad show
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by Terence Tan Note: Here’s a Facebook post that has approximately 460 shares at the time of writing. It seems many Singaporeans resonate with this point of view, or parts of. This was the wayang we knew it’d be, but executed so poorly Read More

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NEA issues clarification on the mysterious Vice-President of Association for the Recycling of Second Hand Goods
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

National Environment Agency (NEA) issues clarification on the mysterious  Vice-President of the Association for the Recycling of Second Hand Goods after Mr Koh Eng Khoon, Chairman of the association voiced that he is not aware of such a person. On 3 July, Dr Amy Khor Lean Read More

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Kok Heng Leun: Necessary for Govt and Parliament to address allegations in an open, transparent and fair manner
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Below is the full speech by Nominated Member of Parliament, Kok Heng Leun as delivered on 3 July 2017 during the debate on Ministerial Statements (38 Oxley Road dispute) by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean.  Thank you Madam Read More

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Is MOM behaving like a start up to ask for companies to take on risk and invest resources for a duty that it is supposed to fulfill in the first place?
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This post first appeared as a comment on Channel News Asia in response to the clarification post made by Ministry of Manpower on its Facebook. The MOM post was made after criticisms emerged online against its call for partners to develop a mobile Read More

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Netizens filled with praises for Low Thia Khiang’s speech against the statement by ESM Goh
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Workers’ Party Secretary-General Low Thia Khiang (LTK) delivered a hard hitting statement during Parliament debate on Tuesday (4 July) on the relation with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (LHL)’s ministerial statement refuting allegations of abuse of power by his siblings, when Emeritus Senior Minister, Read More

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