Tag: Lee Hsien Yang

Lee Wei Ling fires back at Bilahari Kausikan, defending Lee Hsien Yang against “baseless and false” accusations

Dr Lee Wei Ling defended her brother Lee Hsien Yang against accusations made by retired diplomat Bilahari Kausikan. In a Facebook post earlier today (Jul 14), the sister of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong wrote: “Bilahari has falsely claimed that my brother Yang bought Oxley...

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,...

PSP’s Tan Cheng Bock, Lee Hsien Yang make another appeal to voters

Singapore -- The Progress Singapore Party held its final event to wrap up its  campaigning on Wednesday (July 8), the eve of Cooling Off Day. New PSP member Lee Hsien Yang and party Secretary-General Tan Cheng Bock spoke during the Facebook livestream posted on the...

Lee Hsien Yang to Mandarin-speaking voters: End PAP’s vast majority seat status

Singapore -- In an appeal only two days before voters head to the polls, Mr Lee Hsien Yang, the brother of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, has appealed to the Mandarin-speaking population to vote against the incumbents and "end the PAP's vast majority seat...

Lee Hsien Yang: “My sister and I do not need a political platform to respond to attacks by our brother”

Speaking to Bloomberg in an interview, Lee Hsien Yang, brother of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, outlined reasons for his journey into politics despite feeling that “Singapore doesn’t need another Lee”. The youngest son of the late Lee Kuan Yew said that “The PAP of...

Lee Hsien Yang on the PAP: “Ownself check ownself” does not work

Lee Hsien Yang, brother of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, urged Singaporeans to vote for opposition parties because “Singapore is seeing a surge of credible and capable alternative candidates”. He added: “Many have impressive qualities and qualifications. But what matters even more is their preparedness...

Online GE Chatter: Nicole Seah “down to earth”, man “should not abuse” Lee Hsien Yang

*by Beatrice del Rosario and Lydia Koh* 1. Workers’ Party candidate Nicole Seah wins many hearts -- again. The last time Ms Nicole Seah stood for election in 2011, she was at 24 the youngest woman candidate. She impressed voters with the speeches and during the...

Lee Hsien Yang suggests multi ministry task force be led by experts like Dr Tambyah instead of politicians

Singapore – Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s younger brother Lee Hsien Yang took to Facebook to comment that the Multi Ministry Task Force for Covid-19 should have been spearheaded by experts such as Dr Paul Tambyah instead of politicians. Mr Lee took to social media...

Growing friendship between Lee Hsien Yang and PSP leaders, especially Leong Mun Wai

Singapore -- Many people have noticed the growing friendship between the Progress Singapore Party leadership, especially that of PSP Assistant Secretary-General Leong Mun Wai, and new member Lee Hsien Yang, the younger brother of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. In a Facebook post on Wednesday...

Online Chatter: Lee Hsien Yang not contesting, second showdown between SDP and PAP, WP faces off with DPM Heng

TISG has chanced upon some interesting online chatter that tool place on June 29. 1. Netizens are "disappointed" that Lee Hsien Yang is not contesting in the 2020 GE. In a lengthy Facebook post, Progress Singapore Party member Lee Hsien Yang announced that he would not...