Tag: Chee Soon Juan

Online GE Chatter: “East Coast, East Coast”, Wong vs Khor, and Chee Soon Juan a gentleman

1. Heng Swee Keat's redundant "East Coast" speech has left many scratching their heads.  Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered a Nomination Day speech which many found amusing and ... confusing. After announcing that the People's Action Party "has a plan",...

Online Chatter: Lee Hsien Yang not contesting, second showdown between SDP and PAP, WP faces off with DPM Heng

TISG has chanced upon some interesting online chatter that tool place on June 29. 1. Netizens are "disappointed" that Lee Hsien Yang is not contesting in the 2020 GE. In a lengthy Facebook post, Progress Singapore Party member Lee Hsien Yang announced that he would not...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan calls out MP Murali Pillai over delays in Bukit Batok

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Secretary-General Chee Soon Juan took a swipe at current Bukit Batok SMC Member of Parliament (MP) Murali Pillai on Facebook yesterday, June 25. In the post, Dr Chee brought up delayed projects and areas which pose a safety hazard to...

Netizens split on police rejection of Chee Soon Juan’s “Walk-the-Talk” fundraiser

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan updated on Facebook yesterday (June 24) that the application for the "Walk-the-Talk" fundraiser was rejected by the police. The "Walk-the-Talk" fundraiser is a three-day event, where Dr Chee will traverse Singapore on foot to raise funds...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan appeals to public — “Your boat is sinking.”

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) held a Meet-the-Press session on Wednesday (June 24). During which, SDP Chairman Dr Paul Tambyah and SDP Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan, took questions from members of the press. Prior to this, SDP indicated that they are eyeing three SMCs...

“Dr Chee keeps fighting for Singaporeans, but will Singaporeans fight for him?”: Roy Ngerng on GE2020

Activist and blogger Roy Ngerng has recently taken to Facebook to question whether or not Singaporeans will support Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) leader Chee Soon Juan in the 2020 General Elections. Taiwan-based Singaporean activist and blogger Roy Ngerng on Tuesday (June 23) shared a recent...

SDP chief Chee Soon Juan to contest again in Bukit Batok

Singapore -- There was a flurry of activity by political parties over the last weekend following Phase 2 of the relaxation of circuit breaker measures on Friday (June 19). And the opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) was in the thick of it, too. Its Secretary-General,...

“We feel that such information does not keep voters informed about substantive issues”: Chee Soon Juan on recent queries from media

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) leader Chee Soon Juan has addressed recent questions from the media which he said concerned the opposition party's logistics and preparations for the upcoming General Elections. He said that such questions are not likely considered "substantive issues" by voters. Mr Chee...

SDP says: Reduce ministerial pay to move Singapore forward

In responding to the incumbent’s question of funding, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) came up with a list of solutions to fund their policies. In a post on their website, they wrote: “the ruling party's refrain has morphed into "Where is the money going to...

SDP on Govt efforts to help elderly poor: “The PAP is wrong and has no compassion”

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) recently published a video wherein SDP leader Chee Soon Juan called out the ruling People's Action Party (PAP) for its neglect of an extremely vulnerable sector of the Singapore population--the elderly poor. The SDP on Wednesday (May 14) uploaded a...