Tag: Lee Hsien Loong

Netizens point at Madam Ho Ching after PM Lee tells MPs not to use social media to attack another person

Following news of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong telling Ministers for Parliament not to attack another person using social media, netizens are pointing fingers at his wife, Madame Ho Ching, who is known for taking issues to social media. According to a recent report,...

PM Lee to deliver address at 10 am on National Day

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced earlier today that he will be addressing the country in a televised message on Sunday (Aug 9), National Day. His message at 10am in English will be aired on Channel News Asia (CNA), Channel 5 and CNA938 before the...

PM Lee: PAP MPs must expect sharper questioning and debate with more opposition MPs

Singapore -- Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Saturday (Aug 1) said that People's Action Party (PAP) Members of Parliament (MPs) must expect sharper questioning and debate in Parliament now that there are more opposition MPs and a Leader of the Opposition. This was mentioned...

Ong Ye Kung posts about return to Ministry of Transport

Singapore -- The newly-appointed Minister for Transport, Mr Ong Ye Kung, has shared in a Facebook post that his very first job in government was at the ministry. The former Education Minister said in his post on Tuesday (July 28): "MOT (then MinCom) was actually my...

Singapore PM hopes businesses stay in Hong Kong

Singapore's prime minister said Tuesday he was not looking to woo businesses out of Hong Kong, saying it was more important to preserve calm after China's controversial security law. "We think it's better for Hong Kong and better for the region -- and Singapore --...

Li Shengwu posts photo of LKY’s memoir, says those were better days

Singapore—After being found guilty of contempt of court on Wednesday, July 29, Li Shengwu, the nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong took to Facebook to air his views. He posted a photo of the first page of the memoir of his grandfather, Lee...

High Court finds Li Shengwu guilty of contempt of court, fines him S$15,000

Singapore—The High Court found Li Shengwu guilty of contempt of court on Wednesday (July 29). Justice Kannan Ramesh said in his verdict that Mr Li has two weeks to pay  the fine of $15,000, otherwise he will have to serve one week in jail. Mr...

4G leaders give Heng Swee Keat full support —Vivian Balakrishnan

Singapore—The fourth generation of the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) or 4G have give their full support to Prime Minister-designate Heng Swee Keat, said Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan. On July 25 Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced his new cabinet, not only affirming Mr...

One Lee steps up, another Lee to step down

Toh Han Shih The Singapore General Election on July 10 shows one son of Lee Kuan Yew arising in the political arena, while another son of the founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Hsien Loong, is expected to step down as Prime Minister. Mr Lee Hsien Yang,...

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...