Tag: Lee Hsien Loong

Netizens seem divided on whether Lee Hsien Yang and Li Hongyi would contest the next GE

A Reddit thread asking for netizens' opinions on whether they think Lee Hsien Yang or Li Hongyi would contest the next General Election (GE) has drawn mixed views. Lee Hsien Yang is the youngest son of founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew and younger brother...

Socio-political activist says Tan Cheng Bock-Lee Hsien Yang partnership “provides a ray of hope for Singapore”

Noted socio-political activist Gilbert Goh echoed the views of several Singaporeans as he asserted that the friendship between Tan Cheng Bock and Lee Hsien Yang "provides a ray of hope for Singapore," in a recent Facebook post. A career counsellor who runs the transitioning.org support...

PM Lee wishes Dr Mahathir happy birthday

In the spirit of solidarity, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong expressed well wishes to Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad on his birthday. PM Mahathir turns 94 today, July 10. In the Facebook post, PM Lee gave his best wishes to the Malaysian leader. PM Lee...

Lee Hsien Yang spotted with Tan Cheng Bock and Chee Soon Juan at TOC fundraising dinner

Founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew's son, Lee Hsien Yang, was spotted at the fundraising dinner for The Online Citizen (TOC) that was held on Ssturday (6 July) evening. The event was attended by local opposition politicians, activists and other civil society players. Among those...

“What is immoral about Lee Hsien Yang attending Pink Dot?” – Open letter to FCBC Pastor Nina Khong goes viral

Rev (Dr) Nina Khong, one of the senior pastors of Faith Community Baptist Church (FCBC), has drawn sharp criticism online over her recent comments about how Lee Hsien Yang’s recent appearance at Pink Dot was "immoral." Rev Nina Khong is the wife of Apostle Lawrence Khong, the...

Why is the Straits Times so averse to publishing news about Lee Hsien Yang and family?

Mainstream media (MSM) publications like the Straits Times - Singapore Press Holdings' flagship English paper - continue to remain averse to publishing news stories about founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew's youngest son, Lee Hsien Yang and his family. The Straits Times has even gone...

“It’s immoral!” – FCBC Senior Pastor Nina Khong denounces Lee Hsien Yang’s attendance at Pink Dot

Rev (Dr) Nina Khong, one of the senior pastors of Faith Community Baptist Church (FCBC), has criticised Lee Hsien Yang's recent appearance at Pink Dot, with his family. Mr Lee and his wife Lee Suet Fern accompanied their son and his husband to the 11th annual Pink...

Radio DJ barred from giving TED talk at Singapore poly because of LGBTQ+ themes

Joshua Simon, a radio presenter at Kiss92 FM, had his recent TED Talk cancelled because of the LGBTQ+ themes it contained. TED Talks are influential videos from expert speakers on education, business, science, tech and creativity, and Simon was set to speak at Singapore Polytechnic....

ST edits out portion of Pink Dot story that said LHY and family had attended the rally

Singapore—Pink Dot held a very successful rally and concert on June 29, with thousands of attendees coming to Hong Lim Park on the last Saturday of Pride Month, when support for the LGBTQ+ community was seen in big parades and demonstrations all over the...

Is the time ripe for PM Lee to call for the next GE?

Singapore—Speculations have arisen afresh that the time is ripe for Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to call for the next General Election, although he actually has until April 2021 to do so. Current global economic conditions could be the deciding factor that would determine...