Tag: Jurong GRC

Netizens comment on odd National Day banner

A photo of a National Day banner in Jurong GRC was uploaded on Reddit by user HelloWorld0921 due to the unusual photo of the Jurong Members of Parliament (MPs) featured on the banner. The MPs representing Jurong GRC are Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Dr Tan Wu Meng,...

Despite Tharman’s explanation, some netizens unhappy Ivan Lim was included in PAP’s FB live session Jurong

Singapore—Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam explained in a comment on one of his Facebook posts why Ivan Lim was included in an FB live session but netizens were not happy with the explanation. Mr Lim had bowed out of the General Election before the campaign...

After Tharman’s big repeat GE win, netizens say they’re ready for him to be PM

Singapore—A meme comparing the performances of three key politicians in this year’s General Election on July 10 is going viral, and netizens are saying that based on Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam’s performance, they are ready for him to be Prime Minister. SM Tharman and People’s...

PAP puts in Xie Yao Quan as replacement for Ivan Lim, but PM Lee says the issue will be investigated after GE

Singapore—In the wake of the Ivan Lim controversy over the weekend, ruling People’s Action Party has replaced its embattled candidate with Xie Yao Quan for its Jurong GRC slate. Mr Xie, the 35-year-old head of healthcare redesign at Alexandra Hospital, was introduced to members of...