Tag: Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Hsien Yang reveals photo of LKY’s private study room taken on the day of his funeral

Commemorating the fifth death anniversary of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Yang shared a photo of his father’s private study. In a Facebook post earlier today, Mr Lee shared a “Photograph of Lee Kuan Yew’s study, taken by Shengwu on...

DPM Heng Swee Keat shares how LKY was the biggest influence in his life in ‘Be My Guest’ episode

Singapore – Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat gave everyone a glimpse of his daily life in the recent episode of Be My Guest and shared how the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew was the most significant influence on his life. The...

Netizens call LKY coins “extremely distasteful”, halting sales hours after launch

Orders for medallions engraved with the face of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew, as well as busts in his likeness, were halted after their launch on Monday (March 2) because of a huge backlash from netizens. The medallions were available at between S$10 and...

Dr Lee Wei Ling says about LKY: “Of course he knew exactly what he was doing”

“After signing his final will in 2013, Lee Kuan Yew independently drafted and executed an amendment to the will (a codicil) which referenced the final will”, Dr Lee Wei Ling wrote, on her father - “Of course he knew exactly what he was doing”. In...

Dr Lee Wei Ling describes lawyer/opposition politician’s comments on LKY’s wills as “spot on”

Singapore -- Dr Lee Wei Ling has described as "spot on" a Facebook post on Mr Lee Kuan Yew's wills by lawyer and opposition politician Jeannette Chong-Aruldoss. The post was written in the wee hours of Saturday morning (Feb 29), and Dr Lee shared it shortly after. Ms...

Dr Lee Wei Ling on LKY’s last will: “Papa knew what he was signing”

SINGAPORE — In another Facebook post following a Disciplinary Tribunal's report on the preparation and execution of the last will of founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, his daughter, Dr Lee Wei Ling, asserted on Friday (Feb 28) that her father "knew what he...

Lee Hsien Yang: “What in the world did I stand to gain out of my supposed elaborate deception?”

Singapore -- The Disciplinary Tribunal that looked into the role of lawyer Mrs Lee Suet Fern in the preparation and execution of the last will of her father-in-law and founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew released its report recently. It found Mrs Lee, the wife...

Tribunal finds Lee Suet Fern guilty of misconduct in handling LKY’s last will: netizens respond

Singapore – The online community continues to share its perspectives on the recent tribunal report which found Lee Suet Fern and Lee Hsien Yang guilty of improper professional conduct and deceit in handling Mr Lee Kuan Yew’s last will. The two-person disciplinary tribunal appointed by...

Lee Wei Ling calls Disciplinary Tribunal’s report on Lee Suet Fern “a travesty”

Singapore -- "The Disciplinary Tribunal's report on the case referred by AG against Hsien Yang’s wife, in my view, is a travesty," said Dr Lee Wei Ling after the findings were published in mainstream media earlier today (Feb 23). Mrs Lee Suet Fern, her sister-in-law,...

“Like father, like son” — PM Lee takes temperature, just like his father did

Singapore -- Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong had his temperature taken when he arrived for the Budget 2020 speech at Parliament on Tuesday (Feb 18) and posted the photograph on Facebook the next day. He added a message encouraging Singaporeans to take the necessary...