Tag: Lee Hsien Loong

Old letter from Grassroots Leader to PM Lee recirculates; he writes: “I think you, and your top leadership, screwed up big time”

An old letter to addressed to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, criticizing him for not listening to the people and for the 2013 Population White Paper has re-circulated. The letter, supposedly written by one of PM Lee’s Grassroots Leaders – although this was never verified...

“This year’s Budget has extra significance” says PM Lee

Singapore – PM Lee went to Facebook to express the “extra significance” of this year’s Budget. On February 18, Tuesday, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Heng Swee Keat announced the 2020 Budget in Parliament. One of the core points mentioned was the Stabilisation and...

PM Lee uploads new profile pic to mark his 68th birthday

Singapore—On the occasion of his 68th birthday on Monday, February 10, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong chose a new and upbeat profile picture—one that shows determination to defeat the problems that have arisen from the current Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak. PM Lee’s new photo, which...

Lee Hsien Yang sends “superhero” birthday greetings to son Li Shengwu

Mr Lee Hsien Yang, the younger brother of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, sent birthday greetings to his son Li Shengwu earlier today (Feb 4). In a Facebook post, he wrote: "Happy Birthday Shengwu. Superhero." He also shared a photo of himself carrying a little boy...

Li Shengwu ordered to attend hearings for cross-examination in contempt of court case

The High Court on Monday (Feb 3) ordered Li Shengwu to attend court hearings to be cross-examined, and he now has 14 days to answer questions posed to him by the Attorney-General's Chambers (AGC) related to allegations of contempt of court. In a Facebook post...

PM Lee visits NCID, thanks staff for their work during Wuhan virus outbreak

Singapore — Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who visited the National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID) on Friday (Jan 31), said afterwards that he was very happy with what he saw and glad for the opportunity to personally thank the staff for their work during...

Ho Ching: Wear masks if you feel unwell, but keeping hands clean is of prime importance

Singapore — The wife of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Chief Executive of Temasek Holdings, Madam Ho Ching, has sought to both allay fears over the Wuhan virus and advise people on how to protect themselves amid growing concerns about the rising numbers...

PM Lee says Singapore is well prepared to deal with the Wuhan virus

Singapore—In the wake of three new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Singapore in a twenty-four-hour span, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong posted a message to the public regarding the spread of the virus, which originated in Wuhan, a city in central China...

Li Shengwu refuses to take part in proceedings for allegedly “scandalising the judiciary”, removes cousin Li Hongyi from Facebook friends list

In a Facebook post this evening (Jan 22), shared by his father Lee Hsien Yang, Mr Li Shengwu announced his refusal to continue to participate in the proceedings against him by the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) for "scandalising the judiciary". Mr Li wrote: "I have an...

Judge dismisses defence applications in criminal defamation suit linked to The Online Citizen

On Monday (Jan 20), a judge dismissed two applications by defence lawyer M Ravi in a criminal defamation case linked to alternative news site The Online Citizen. Daniel Augustin De Costa, 36, was charged with criminal defamation and unauthorised access to computer material under the...