Tag: MCI

How Covid-19 has spotlighted the “digital outcasts” in Singapore

In a commentary written for CNA, Anthea Ong shared her views on the ongoing issues Singapore is facing in this new digital age. She said that due to the Covid-19 crisis, Singapore has been forced to do everything online in all aspects of life –...

PSP responds to Law Ministry’s and MCI’s statement, says “POFMA should be used as a last resort”

Following the Ministry of Law and the Ministry of Communication and Information's elucidation on the Progress Singapore Party's statement on POFMA, the party has taken to social media once again with a response and rebuttal. Outlining what they refer to as “several inaccuracies” in the...

MCI, Min Law respond after PSP posts pictorial with mouths taped shut by POFMA

The Ministry of Law and the Ministry of Communications and Information put up a joint statement responding to criticism by the Progress Singapore Party (PSP) on Wednesday (Dec 11). The two ministries said that the recent use of Singapore's fake news law to correct a...

3 books banned in Singapore for extremist religious content

The Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI) said on November 20, Tuesday, that three books are now banned due to the extremist religious content found in them. The books are as follows: Things That Nullify One’s Islaam by Shaykh al-Islaam Muhammad ibn ‘Abdil-Wahhaab. What Islam Is All...