Tag: Chan Chun Sing

Bertha Henson: “CCS should be allowed to speak in his own way”

Singapore—In the fourth of a series of National Broadcasts, Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing spoke on Sunday (June 14) on Making a Living in a COVID-19 World. underlining that the Government's foremost priority is to grow new businesses and create jobs for...

PSP’s Leong Mun Wai on PAP speeches: “Some concrete ideas finally but no coherent plan”

Singapore -- A Progress Singapore Party (PSP) leader has commented again on another National Broadcast, this time that of Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing on Sunday (June 14). Mr Chan had spoken on the topic, Making A Living In A Covid-19 World. Mr...

Goh Meng Seng: Second batch of “better and tested” Govt face masks not breathable

Singapore -- The second batch of Government face masks which were "supposed(ly) better and reportedly tested" are not breathable, according to opposition People's Power Party founder Goh Meng Seng. As part of the assistance the Government has given Singaporeans during the Covid-19 crisis, face mask distributions...

Chan Chun Sing on eggs from Poland: “This is a significant milestone”

Singapore -- There has been excitement online over the nation's first shipment of eggs from Poland, a new venture highlighted by Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing in a Facebook post on Friday (June 5). In a Joint Ministerial Statement issued on May...

Chan Chun Sing teased online: “CCS stands for Cotton Comes from Sheep”

Singapore — 2020 is proving to be quite a year for the country's eminently quotable Trade and Industry Minister, Mr Chan Chun Sing. From "xiasuay" (disgrace) early in the Covid-19 outbreak, when people rushed to the supermarkets, to the recent "We don't have too...

Chan Chun Sing says lack of sleep was why he blurted that cotton comes from sheep

During a virtual doorstop with Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing on labour issues over the weekend (May 30), Mr Chan blurted that cotton comes from sheep. Mr Chan was speaking to the media on how Singapore is reliant on trade from other...

Improved reusable face masks: Some questions for Chan Chun Sing

In a Facebook post on Thursday (May 21), Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing announced that the public can collect their improved reusable face masks from Tuesday (May 26) to Monday (June 1). The masks can be collected from Community Clubs and Residents' Committee...

Chan Chun Sing says “not much time” left to call for next GE

Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said that Singapore has to dissolve Parliament by January 2021 and there's "not much time" left for the government to hold its next general election. His comments came on Wednesday (May 20), in an interview with Bloomberg...

“I can see your eyebag(s), Sir!” Netizen to Chan Chun Sing

In response to a recent Facebook post by Singapore Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing, a netizen commented on Mr Chan's eyes, saying, "I can see your eyebag(s), Sir!" Mr Chan on Wednesday (May 20) took to Facebook to share his recent experience...

Chan Chun Sing: Faster economic recovery depends on rapid test kits and vaccine

Singapore — The speed of economic recovery depends on how available rapid test kits would be and the development of a vaccine, said Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing in an interview with Bloomberg Television on Wednesday (May 20). He said: "If either one of these or...