Tag: Chee Soon Juan

SDP’s Dr Chee talks about housing policies and cost of living

In another video posted yesterday (September 9), the Singapore Democratic Party’s Dr Chee Soon Juan focused on the issue of the cost of living and housing, adding that even though Singapore was already one of the most expensive cities in the world, the incumbents...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan: When the PM appoints himself and his wife as jagas of our sovereign wealth funds with little transparency and accountability, my education angers me

On Saturday, August 24, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) held a fundraiser with the Anglo-Chinese School (ACS) Old Boys' Association. During his speech, Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan spoke about “people before profit, rights before riches, wisdom before wealth”. He started out his speech by...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan on PM Lee: “In any private organisation, he would have been fired a long time ago”

In a video by the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) , Dr Chee Soon Juan has asserted that the People’s Action Party (PAP) is “bankrupt of ideas when it comes to taking our country forward”. He added, “I know that this is a very large claim...

Politics “is about public service to our nation” – SDP celebrates its 39th birthday

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) reiterated its commitment to serve Singapore and Singaporeans as it commemorated the 39th anniversary of its formation, on Tuesday (6 Aug). Having been founded on 6 Aug 1980, the SDP is one of the oldest opposition parties in Singapore that...

Chee Soon Juan, SDP stresses need for a unified opposition

Singapore— A “disparate” opposition will not gain voter confidence, Chee Soon Juan told members of the press on Sunday morning, August 4. He said that the differences between the country’s opposition are ‘minuscule’ compared to their common stance. Speaking to journalists after a walkabout at...

Chee Soon Juan concedes leadership of opposition to Dr Tan Cheng Bock

Speaking at a media doorstop at Yuhua Village Market and Food Centre, Dr Chee Soon Juan conceded that Dr Tan Cheng Bock was best suited to unify the opposition. Dr Chee is the secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and on Aug 2, he...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan: Singaporeans have “lost a lot of confidence” in PM Lee

Speaking at a media doorstop this morning (August 4) at Yuhua Village Market and Food Centre, SDP’s Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan says Singaporeans have “lost a lot of confidence” in Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s leadership. Dr Chee commented on previous elections saying the...

SDP identifies the five constituencies it plans to contest in the next GE

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has become the first opposition party to identify the constituencies it plans to contest in the next General Election (GE). In a statement released yesterday (2 Aug), the party said that it plans to contest Holland-Bukit Timah GRC, Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC,...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan points out the state of homelessness and calls out PM Lee who said no one must be left behind

The Secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Party Dr Chee Soon Juan shared a video showing the vast number of homeless people in Singapore and called out Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong for once stating that no one Singaporean should be left behind. In the video,...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan and WP’s Pritam Singh unveil new youth members; Jolovan Wham joins the fray

Both the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and the Workers’ Party announced brand new youth teams. Secretary-General of the SDP Chee Soon Juan, and his WP counterpart Pritam Singh took to social media in the early afternoon to unveil their new members. The SDP boasts a young...