Tag: Kenneth Jeyaretnam

Kenneth Jeyaretnam called out for “undemocratic stance” in making Charles Yeo Chairman of the Reform Party

After it was announced that Reform Party’s Charles Yeo was elected Chairman of the party, Andy Zhu, the former Chairman took to social media to call out Secretary-General Kenneth Jeyaretnam. Mr Yeo made the announcement of his new role on an Instagram story posted on...

Charles Yeo becomes chairman of Reform Party

Reform Party's Charles Yeo has just been elected as the Chairman of the party, according to his Instagram story posted on Mon, 3rd August. Despite his relatively short-lived tenure as a member of Reform Party, Charles Yeo, a practising lawyer in Singapore, quickly gained internet...

Reform Party demands that PAP’s Sim Ann stop using its campaign slogan

Singapore -- The Reform Party has demanded that People's Action Party candidate Sim Ann stop using its campaign slogan "Build Back Better, Fairer", which she reportedly used in her Constituency Political Broadcast on Saturday (July 4). RP Secretary-General Kenneth Jeyaretnam took to Facebook on Saturday...

RP’s Kenneth Jeyaretnam: “Opposition” is becoming a bit less of a dirty word

Singapore -- Reform Party Secretary-General Kenneth Jeyaretnam took to Facebook on Tuesday (June 30) to comment on how the perception of the opposition has changed in Singapore. In a video message, he began by congratulating fellow members of the opposition on the occasion of Nomination...

PSP Asst Sec Gen Leong Mun Wai on Reform Party 3-cornered fights: We didn’t arrive, agree to a formal agreement between the two parties

The Progress Singapore Party’s (PSP) Assistant Secretary-General Leong Mun Wai has responded to the Reform Party’s accusations of the former not honouring a “gentleman’s agreement” to avoid 3-cornered fights. In a Facebook post, the Reform Party (RP) announced that it reached an agreement with the...

Reform Party praised for letting PSP battle PAP in West Coast GRC

Singapore -- The online community has been full of praise for the opposition Reform Party following its decision not to take part in a three-cornered fight in West Coast Group Representation Constituency during the General Election. This means the contest will now be between the...

Reform Party cedes West Coast GRC, making way for PSP’s Dr Tan Cheng Bock

In a commendable effort to uphold opposition unity, the Reform Party has announced that it has made a deal with Progress Singapore Party (PSP), agreeing to cede West Coast GRC in order to give way to PSP leader, Dr Tan Cheng Bock. The move...

Kenneth Jeyaretnam accuses TODAY Online of “publishing fake news”

Reform Party Secretary-General Kenneth Jeyaretnam and Chairman Andy Zhu Laicheng wrote to TODAY Online accusing them of “publishing fake news” on Tuesday (May 26). In a blog post on kenjeyaretnam.com, Mr Jeyaretnam shared copy of the letter he sent to the Editor-In-Chief of TODAY Online. He...

Reform party posts controversial message on WP’s Low Thia Khiang’s recovery

Singapore—When Low Thia Khiang, the former Secretary-General of the Workers’ Party (WP) suffered a bad fall on Sunday (May 3), leaders from opposition parties, as well as those from the ruling party, sent wishes for a speedy recovery. Mr Low, after all, has been...

No more farmers to convert to factory workers? Kenneth Jeyaretnam's timely reminder to PM Lee Hsien Loong

In speaking to William McGurn of The Wall Street Journal, Prime Minister Lee Loong pointed out that most people in the world know about Singapore's rise from Third to First World status, but that the obvious gains have all been made. Given its limits on manpower and...