Daily Archives: 2018-06-12

    Five South Korean women arrested under Public Order Act near St Regis where Kim Jong Un was staying
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Five South Korean women were arrested on Monday (11 June) night under the Public Order Act for allegedly causing trouble and failing to heed multiple warnings from the police to stop their activities in Orchard Road, a special zone demarcated for the Trump-Kim Summit. Singapore Police Read More

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    Joint statement of President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit. President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Read More

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    “PMDs belongs on the road and not on our path”
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Vasanthan Govindasamy (Bob) I was reading the report submitted by the Active Mobility Advisory Panel who had given their recommendations on Personal Mobility Device (PMD) usage on shared paths and footpaths. It’s amazing to read their credentials. Seems like all of them are Read More

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    Public protests: Singaporean activist arrested while foreign protesters told to leave
    By Correspondent Published on by Correspondent 0

    Yahoo Singapore reported that a South Korean woman, Kim Gi-young, 69, staged a protest near the Capella hotel where Trump and Kim was meeting this morning (12 Jun). She was urging North Korea to return her father Kim Young-il, whom she claimed was Read More

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    ‘Proud of What, Exactly?’
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Singaporeans are encouraged to be proud of Singapore being the host of the ‘historical’ Trump-Kim summit by commentators in the local press but what exactly should one be proud of? by Alfian Sa’at I thought I would be indifferent to this clown show Read More

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    Ng Teng Fong Charitable Foundation donates S$2 Million to support restoration of the Great Wall
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    The Ng Teng Fong Charitable Foundation has pledged RMB 10 million (S$2 million) to the China Foundation for Cultural Heritage Conservation to support restoration of the Great Wall. Mr Daryl Ng, Director of the Ng Teng Fong Charitable Foundation and Deputy Chairman of Sino Read More

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    International Albinism Awareness Day: “The battle continues, but we are gaining ground”
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Speaking ahead of International Albinism Awareness Day on Wednesday,13 June, the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism, Ikponwosa Ero, takes stock of progress under the theme, “shining our light to the world”. “Today, we celebrate the remarkable Read More

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    Singapore Lyric Opera celebrates special composers’ birthdays at Botanic Gardens!
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    The Singapore Lyric Opera once again brings opera to the outdoors on 23 June 2018, 6pm, at the Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage at The Singapore Botanic Gardens. Celebrating the 11th season of its outreach programme, SLO aspires to bring the opera experience to Read More

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    38 Oxley Road saga: One year on, what have we learnt?
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Augustine Low On this day one year ago, Singaporeans woke up to a Facebook post by Lee Hsien Yang and Lee Wei Ling with the heading “What has happened to Lee Kuan Yew’s values?” It was a scathing attack on their brother Read More

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    PM Lee: SG political scene is what Singaporeans have voted for
    By Correspondent Published on by Correspondent 0

    Yesterday (11 Jun), CNN interviewed PM Lee asking for his views on the Trump-Kim Summit in Singapore. “He (Kim) is a confident, young leader… I think he wants to go on to a new path. What he is prepared to deal, and how Read More

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