Tag: opposition

WP’s Pritam Singh on the difficulty of opposition unity, and why he believes PMDs will make a comeback

Singapore—The PMD issue has been a hot topic in the country of late, with the ban on e-scooters announced in Parliament on November 4, and with many PMD riders not taking the ban sitting down, particularly food delivery riders, whose livelihood is most affected...

NUS Associate Professor asks whether the PAP is here to stay in new book

Dr Bilveer Singh, an Associate Professor at the National University (NUS) of Singapore's Department of Political Science, has published a new book - entitled "Is the People's Action Party here to stay" - examining whether the ruling People's Action Party (PAP) will endure as the dominant...

Goh Chok Tong says ruling party must have clear majority of Parliamentary seats in 20 years

Singapore— In an interview with Chinese daily Lianhe Zaobao, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said that he wants to see the ruling political party have a "clear majority" of the seats in Parliament in around 20 years. When he was asked about what he...

SingFirst’s reply to CNA on PM Lee’s speech

by singfirst Channel News Asia sought SingFirst's views regarding PM Lee's speech at the PAP party conference on 7 Dec 2014. He spoke about how the next GE will be a deadly serious fight, that it was about choosing the next government and not merely...