Tag: General Elections

Why is MP giving out face masks at hawker centre during circuit breaker period?

Singapore – There is some unhappiness among members of the public over People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament Dr Chia Shi-Lu going to a hawker centre to distribute face masks in the midst of the circuit breaker measures in the country. News about his...

PSP celebrates 1st anniversary, releases year in review and pushes for a change in governing model

Singapore –Opposition party, Progress Singapore Party (PSP) celebrated their first year anniversary on Saturday (March 28) and released a commemorative statement, reminiscing on the path toward a “changed Singapore” and pushing the need for a change in governance. PSP’s Assistant Secretary-General, Mr Leong Mun Wai,...

Dr Tan Cheng Bock urges Govt to avoid potential health crisis by postponing GE

Singapore – Opposition Progress Singapore Party's leader, Dr Tan Cheng Bock, gave some professional advice on social media against the holding of the General Elections. On Saturday (Mar 21), Dr Tan took to Facebook to share why the possibility of GE and the Covid-19 pandemic...

PSP could become largest opposition party in the coming elections

Singapore – The opposition Progress Singapore Party's (PSP) plan to contest 15 constituencies (7 SMCs and 8 GRCs) in the coming General Election could turn it into the largest opposition party and lead to three-way fights. The announcement, as reported by the straitstimes.com on March 18, has...

Progress Singapore Party is recruiting volunteers in preparation for the General Election

Singapore – Opposition Progress Singapore Party (PSP) has announced a recruitment call for volunteers who want to play their part in the upcoming General Elections. On Wednesday (Mar 18), the PSP posted details on their need for Polling (PA) and Counting Agents (CA) for the...

Lim Tean highlights countries which have delayed elections amid pandemic

People's Voice Activist Lim Tean has urged the PAP Government to follow the example of countries like Serbia and Sri Lanka, which have delayed their General Elections due to the Covid-19 pandemic. People's Voice founder Lim Tean on Friday (March 20) shared an article by Bloomberg regarding...

Chee Soon Juan on “Why are there so many foreign bus drivers in S’pore?”

Singapore – The Secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP), Chee Soon Juan took a moment to explain the reason for why there are so many foreign bus drivers in Singapore and said that one reason is the low wages that Malaysians could survive...

Netizens criticise the “PAP-branded hand sanitiser” used by grassroots leader

Singapore – Netizens were quick to notice the PAP logo on a hand sanitiser used by a grassroots leader who was teaching a senior how to properly apply the solution as a safety precaution during the Covid-19 pandemic. On Wednesday (Mar 18), chairperson of the...

Viral video of MP cleaning a hawker centre table sparks assumptions of elections

Singapore – A video circulating online of a Member of Parliament cleaning tables at a hawker centre is a sign that elections are pushing through according to netizens. On Monday (Mar 16), All Singapore Stuff posted a video of MP Lily Neo wiping tables at...

Lim Tean’s party takes bread, face masks to people in Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC

Singapore – People's Voice leader Lim Tean and party members visited a part of Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC on Sunday (March 15) to distribute bread and face masks. The visit was part of the party's Bread-4-All programme. It also gave out 2,000 face masks to the...