Tag: Chee Soon Juan

SDP and Marsiling Rise residents “confused” as to whether Block 115 and 119 will actually be eligible for lift upgrades

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and residents of Block 115 and 119 Marsiling Rise have been left confused after news reports suggest varying outcomes. In a Facebook post on Thursday (Jan 16) the SDP wrote that Mediacorp's Channel 5 news updated its news clip on...

SDP wants Pofma appeal against MOM to be heard in open court

The Singapore Democratic Party's appeal against the Ministry of Manpower over Correction Directions issued under the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (Pofma) has been scheduled to be heard in the High Court on Thursday (Jan 16). The appeal is not open to the public...

Girl paralysed in accident has to be carried down everyday because of a lack of lifts in Marsiling Rise HDB blocks

Pushing for the residents of Block 119 and 115 to be part of the Lift Upgrading Programme (LUP), the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) shared a video of a lady who has her mobility affected because the lifts do not stop at every floor. In a...

SDP’s case against MOM to be heard in the High Court

The Originating Summons filed against Minister for Manpower Josephine Teo by the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) will be heard in the High Court on Thursday (Jan 16). SDP said that it would mount its own arguments, as opposed to retaining legal counsel. The Singapore Democratic Party...

Polish blogger: Is the SDP dishonest or just unbelievably incompetent?

A Polish blogger, Mr Michael Petraeus, who is known online as Critical Spectator, has taken the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) to task, accusing it of posting fake news. In a post on Friday (Jan 3), Mr Petraeus says the SDP has been “lying with charts”. Read...

MOM maintains that SDP published specific falsehoods, directs party to follow Pofma process

The Ministry of Manpower responded yesterday (Jan 2) to the Singapore Democratic Party’s (SDP) statement calling for Minister for Manpower Josephine Teo to retract the POFMA Correction Directions she issued to the party last year (Dec 14) and issue an apology. Under Pofma, the Protection...

SDP rejects Josephine Teo’s fake news correction directions, asks her to apologise

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) earlier today (Jan 2), has called on Minister for Manpower (MOM) Josephine Teo to retract the POFMA Correction Directions she issued to the party last year (Dec 14) and issue an apology. In their statement today, the party says, “This...

“Angst over foreign workers continues to be at the forefront of Bukit Batok residents’ minds” – Chee Soon Juan

Recounting his conversation with Bukit Batok residents during his regular walkabouts in the ward, Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) secretary-general Chee Soon Juan has revealed that the "angst over foreign workers and how they suppress wages and displace local workers" continue to be at the forefront...

Chee Soon Juan: “With the new 4G leaders taking over the government, our future doesn’t look bright”

In a video in which he is speaking in Malay, Dr Chee Soon Juan, secretary-general of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) talked about the financial pressures faced by the people of Singapore. He said because of the current leadership, many people have had to turn...

SDP’s Dr Chee Soon Juan: They don’t know our difficulties

Secretary-general of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Dr Chee Soon Juan shared a video where he spoke in Teochew, addressing the elderly, a different demographic of the population. Dr Chee started off by talking about the high cost of living in Singapore. He said, “You...