Current Affairs

The Chees vs The Lees

How did the local media, particularly the press, cover the defamation lawsuit brought against the Chees by the Lees? Was the coverage fair? Balanced? Have a look at this video.

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Call for sedition charge against US blogger to be dropped

“We urge the authorities to drop charges against Gopalan Nair, who has only exercised his right of free expression. This charge is improper and will add to the intimidation of bloggers and Internet users who express themselves about Singapore’s political life." - Reporters Without Borders

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医疗费用大增,为何保健基金的支出却下降?

既然医疗费用的通膨是最高的,那么像保健基金这类对穷人的援助是否也水涨船高呢?
既然医疗费用的通膨是最高的,为什么保健基金的人均支出却出现下降的趋势?2006年和2005年比是下降了3%。2006年和2001年比是下降了24%。

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Chiam fulfils walkway promise made at 2006 polls

The project, which costs the town council $250,000, also ended a dispute between Mr Chiam and Mr Sitoh Yih Pin from the People's Action Party, who lost the contest for the ward in 2006 polls.
When some of the lights were vandalised, Mr Sitoh declined to repair them, saying the land's lease was due to expire.

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