Tag: Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong

Goh Chok Tong has “thank you” lunch with Khaw Boon Wan

Singapore -- Mr Goh Chok Tong, who was the country's second Prime Minister and most-recently an MP for Marine Parade GRC, took to Facebook on Thursday (July 30) to share a photo of him and former Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan having lunch. The photo...

PM Lee says he is “forever personally indebted” to ESM Goh

Singapore—In the country’s political arena, a sea of change is afoot. Prominent leaders of an older generation have said they will not be contesting in next month’s General Election, including ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) stalwart Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, as well as Workers’ Party...

Goh Chok Tong retiring from politics, not running in GE2020

Singapore-- Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong will not be running in the upcoming General Elections 2020. In a letter sent to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (June 24), Goh stated that he had made the decision to retire as a Member of Parliament (MP)...

ESM Goh asks Singaporeans: “Where are you marching?”

Singapore—After the dissolution of Parliament and the announcement of the date of the upcoming General Election, the country is gearing up for some major changes. Political parties also seem to be preparing for some significant changes as well, with new faces introduced, and veteran...

Looming General Election: PAP MPs and would-be candidates go on walkabouts

Singapore — Members of Parliament as well as potential candidates from the People's Action Party (PAP) in the looming General Election were out in the constituencies during the first weekend (June 20 and 21) after the Phase 2 relaxation of circuit breaker measures. As June...

Angry Malaysian lashes out at Singapore on social media over criticism against Mahathir

SINGAPORE — An angry Malaysian lashed out on Facebook at the Singaporean government for its supposed criticism against Dr Mahathir Mohamad, who resigned as Malaysian Prime Minister on Monday (Feb 24). He was appointed interim PM by Malaysian King Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah shortly...