POFMA

Lee Hsien Yang complies with POFMA directive, continues to assert PAP Govt’s erosion of public trust

SINGAPORE – Mr Lee Hsien Yang (LHY) has complied with the Correction Direction issued to him under the Protection from…

Lee Hsien Yang issued a POFMA Correction Direction over alleged misleading claims in Facebook post

A Correction Direction was issued to Mr Lee Hsien Yang (LHY) under the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act…

Questions raised over POFMA Directive to ‘Political Sophistry’: Hazel Poa and Ravi Philemon weigh in

SINGAPORE – Non-constituency Member of Parliament from the Progress Singapore Party (PSP), Ms. Hazel Poa, has shared her views on…

Singapore authorities clamp down on The Online Citizen Asia: Declares its online platforms as declared online locations under POFMA

SINGAPORE — The Minister for Communications and Information, Mrs Josephine Teo, has declared The Online Citizen Asia’s (TOC) website, along…

POFMA correction notices issued for social media posts on claims of investigation into opposition leader Pritam Singh’s alleged lies

SINGAPORE –  False claims circulating on social media stating that a Committee of Privileges was assembled to investigate the alleged…

POFMA issues correction over false claims of information withholding by PM Lee and DPM Wong on Iswaran’s CPIB arrest

SINGAPORE — In an ongoing corruption probe concerning Transport Minister S Iswaran, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has clarified comments…

Application of POFMA faces criticism for overlooking alleged SLA falsehoods amidst ministerial bungalow rental controversy

SINGAPORE – On Sunday (16 Jul), Mr Edwin Tong, the Second Minister for Law, issued Protection from Online Falsehoods and…

POFMA Correction Directions issued to Kenneth Jeyaretnam and online publication Jom over posts on ministerial rental of Ridout Road properties

SINGAPORE – The Ministry of Law (MinLaw) has issued Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) correction directions to…

Singapore blocks access to Asia Sentinel following its failure to comply with the placement requirement for the POFMA correction notice

The Asia Sentinel, an online news publication, has been denied access in Singapore after it failed to meet the correction…

Singapore’s Home Affairs Ministry clashes with Asia Sentinel over POFMA correction notice compliance

SINGAPORE – On 26 May, the Minister for Home Affairs and Law, K Shanmugam, directed the Protection from Online Falsehoods…