Tag: manifesto

Gerald Giam asked if WP has abandoned its ‘core base’

Singapore – Workers’ Party (WP) Member of Parliament (MP) Gerald Giam was asked during a virtual interview if his party has abandoned its ‘core base.’ He confirmed that they continue to represent the less advantaged members of society and ensure they receive enough support...

SDP highlights manifesto for the GE with catchy hashtag #4Y1N

Singapore -- With the General Election around the corner, the Singapore Democratic Party has been highlighting its manifesto with a catchy hashtag: #4Y1N The hashtag refers to the "4 Yes 1 No" election campaign plan it launched earlier this year. The four Yeses are for: ...

IN-DEPTH: WP tackles cost of living, jobs and government accountability in GE2020 manifesto

Singapore -- The Workers' Party (WP) released its manifesto on Sunday (June 28) with the campaign slogan of "Make Your Vote Count" for the upcoming 2020 General Elections. The 39-page manifesto names key proposals tackling inequality, supporting the local workforce and cost of living...

Pakatan executed 60 per cent of its promises, says Malaysian Finance Minister

The Pakatan Harapan government has fulfilled 60 per cent of the electoral pledges that it made during the last general elections in Malaysia. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng says with this achievement, the people should give the government time to resolve the country's financial problems...

Dr Mahathir: Do you want me to be PM at 100?

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad made a funny remark to journalists who were asking him about a bill to limit the prime minister's tenure, which was tabled in Parliament on December 3. In the remark to the reporters, he said, "I am already...

Is Mahathir confused on the promises to abolish the toll system?

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad showed inconsistencies in his statements and the published manifesto of the Pakatan Harapan coalition. On the question of abolishing of toll gates, Dr Mahathir made a statement on Sunday after the Pakatan Harapan high council meeting, saying the...