Tag: Jacinda Ardern

Praise for New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern … on PM Lee’s post

Singapore -- People online have commended New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern for her handling of the country's Covid-19 crisis ... on a recent Facebook post of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. They add that there is much Singapore can learn from that country. Mr Lee posted...

April 17 — PM Lee hopes for positive results from circuit breaker by this date

Singapore — Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong hopes that "positive results" from the more stringent circuit breaker measures implemented this week will be seen by Day 11, which will be next Friday, April 17. Mr Lee wrote in a Facebook post on Thursday (April 9)...

Singapore PM says ‘fake news’ law not against free speech

Singapore's prime minister Friday rejected allegations the city-state's new law to combat "fake news" is aimed at stifling free speech, following criticism from rights groups and tech giants. The legislation, approved by parliament last week, gives government ministers powers to order social media sites such...

Facebook to tighten FB live controls and ban users who share extremist content

Paris — Social media giant Facebook, which has been facing enormous pressure in the wake of the Christchurch massacre in March, when the gunman broadcast his rampage over the Facebook Live platform, is now pledging to tighten its live streaming access saying that it will ban...