Tag: Li Shengwu

Breaking news: Case proceeds against Li Shengwu

Singapore—Li Shengwu, the nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, posted an update on his case on Monday, April 1. The son of Lee Hsien Yang noted that while the Attorney General did not succeed in getting new rules to be retroactively applied in Mr...

Calls for Li Shengwu to return and fight for Singapore resound as Lee Hsien Yang shares an old picture of baby Shengwu with LKY

Several Singaporeans are calling on founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew's grandson Li Shengwu to return to Singapore and fight for the nation. These calls come as his father, Lee Hsien Yang, shared a old photograph on the occasion of Shengwu's birthday, last Monday. The...

Singaporeans ask whether Lee Wei Ling and Lee Hsien Yang are invited to PM Lee’s reunion dinner

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong delivered his annual Chinese New Year message yesterday and noted that the integration of Chinese Singaporeans with the other races here have set them apart from Chinese communities elsewhere. Some Singaporeans responding to PM Lee's message have sarcastically asked him whether...

Yahoo poll shows Singaporeans disunited over possibility of third generation of Lees ruling the country

The family of the highly revered Lee Kuan Yew, considered far and wide to be Singapore’s founding father, has led the country for over six decades. His oldest son, Lee Hsien Loong, is presently serving as the country’s third Prime Minister. However, based on...

Court of Appeal hears PM Lee’s nephew’s arguments on seditious FB post

Mr Li Shengwu, age 34 and nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, faces the Court of Appeal today, Friday January 18 and articulates his arguments regarding a prior decision which allowed the Attorney-General's Chambers (AGC) to serve papers on him outside of Singapore. The...

Li Shengwu writes about being ambushed with court papers by someone the SG govt hired

Li Shengwu, the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew’s grandson, shared a post on Facebook earlier today, recollecting how he was ambushed “with court papers in public” sometime last year. The 32-year old said, “Giving a lecture in Scott Kominer's brilliant market design class at Harvard....

Judge’s decision paves way for AGC’s contempt of court proceedings against Li Shengwu to commence

The court has dismissed Li Shengwu's application challenging an order that allowed the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) to personally serve court papers on him out of jurisdiction, with costs. This means that Shengwu - the grandson of Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew - will have to pay...

I don’t know what will cause Lee Kuan Yew more grief – what happened to our family or the state of the Singapore institution: Li Shengwu

Local filmmakers Lynn Lee and James Leong have produced a 25-minute documentary entitled "Singapore: The House That Lee Built" for international news agency, Al Jazeera. Released online on Wednesday, the documentary investigates "Lee Kuan Yew's complex legacy and the reasons behind a family dispute dividing...