Daily Archives: 2018-02-17

Can town councils “lie” blatantly to residents?

In an email to the town council of Choa Chu Kang GRC, I wrote that the shelter below my block in Choa Chu Kang was scheduled to be built from 3rd Quarter to 4th Quarter of 2017. However, the construction has since been extended to the 1st Quarter of 2018. From how I look at the construction progress, the construction might be finishing …

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Ex-Chief Secretary of Indian State files court petition to disqualify tender award to Singapore consortium

by Vincent Low On 8 Dec 2014, International Enterprise (IE) Singapore representing the Govt of Singapore signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Infrastructure Corporation of the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh. Under the MOU, Singapore is to develop a master plan for the new state capital of Andhra Pradesh called Amaravati. Singapore then carried out the master planning in …

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Did MP Charles Chong spread ‘fake news’ on the eve of 2015 GE?

by Vincent Low On 8 Sep 2015 just 3 days before 2015 GE, People’s Action Party candidate for Punggol East Charles Chong distributed flyers alleging Workers’ Party has somehow “lost” $22.5 million of town council funds. “The indisputable fact is that when Punggol East was transferred to the Workers’ Party, $22.5 million was transferred to the new town council. That …

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