Tag: MacPherson

GE2020: PAP secures win in first three SMCs- Macpherson, Bukit Panjang and Potong Pasir

The electoral results of the first three SMCs, Macpherson, Bukit Panjang and Potong Pasir- have been revealed (June 11), with PAP retaining power in all three constituencies. The results for Bukit Panjang SMC were first to come in with PAP's Liang Eng Hwa securing 18,070...

PPP leader Goh Meng Seng’s manifesto focuses on MacPherson

Singapore -- People's Power Party founder Goh Meng Seng released his party's manifesto in a lengthy post on the official PPP Facebook page on Saturday (June 27). The party will be contesting only in MacPherson Single-Member Constituency, whose MP has been the People's Action Party's...

People’s Power Party announces its bid to contest in Macpherson SMC

As of 25 June 2020, the People's Power Party (PPP) has officially announced its bid to contest in Macpherson SMC against People's Action Party's (PAP) Tin Pei Ling. PPP secretary-general Mr Goh Meng Seng will be contesting on behalf of his party. Macpherson SMC was previously...

S$23,225 budgetary support per capita? Tin Pei Ling urged to explain figure

Singapore -- There has been an uproar over a speech in Parliament by People's Action Party MP Tin Pei Ling, during which she said: "If we look at the relief per citizen or PR, Singapore tops the chart at S$23,225 per capita." Ms Tin, who...

MacPherson residents praise Tin Pei Ling … yellow pedicure and all

After MP Tin Pei Ling posted about her visit to MacPherson SMC on Facebook on Friday, residents responded by praising her work and adding encouraging stickers in the comments section. Ms Tin, who at 36 is the youngest MP in Parliament, included photographs of residents...

MP Tin Pei Ling urges public not to share photoshopped CNY banner of her

Singapore—On Tuesday (Jan 21) MacPherson Member of Parliament Tin Pei Ling took to social media to decry the doctored banner of her Chinese New Year greeting that has been making the rounds. It carried a photoshopped image of her that she characterized as “so crass”...