Daily Archives: 2017-07-09

Decision by Justice Quentin Loh to consider AGC’s advice irrelevant, perplexing and worrying
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

On Friday, the High Court dismissed Dr Tan Cheng Bock’s constitutional challenge to determine whether the legislation that specified President Wee Kim Wee’s term of office as the first term to be counted was unconstitutional. TOC has yet obtained a copy of the written Read More

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Did the government spend or made $28 billion from selling HDB flats?
By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

I refer to the article “Housing in Singapore – The high life” (The Economist, Jul 8). Govt spent $1.8b on HDB? It states that “It is also a good deal for the state. In 2015-16 the treasury put aside S$1.8bn, or 2.4% of Read More

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“If we want a elected presidency, stop changing rules when they make you uncomfortable”
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Below is a Facebook post made by former Non-Constituency Member of Parliament, Yee Jenn Jong which was made in response to the recent report that the constitutional challenge by Dr Tan Cheng Bock was being dismissed by the High Court and reproduced with Read More

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Art exhibition of “A-Z Roadmap to Elected Dictatorship”, the Singapore model
By Ghui Published on by Ghui 0

The thing about freedom of expression is that apart from the right to say whatever you want, it is also a creative process. People have long used various methods of expression to curate society, make political observations, and create parodies on issues du Read More

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