Tag: PAP

Vulgarities against PM Lee, PAP, scrawled on DBS bank in Hong Kong now cleaned up

Singapore—Vulgarities taking aim at Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and ruling People’s Action Party that had been sprayed on the glass doors of a DBS bank in Hong Kong were immediately removed on November 14. Singaporeans first heard of the graffiti via the Facebook...

Analysts say local issues likely to be most important for voters in the upcoming GE

Singapore—After speeches from Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat on Sunday, November 10, at ruling People’s Action Party PAP65 Awards and Convention at the Singapore Expo which may well be the last time that PAP activists gather together...

PM Lee says the upcoming GE will be a “tough fight”

Singapore— At ruling People’s Action Party PAP65 Awards and Convention at the Singapore Expo on Sunday night, November 10, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong called the next General Election “a tough fight” and told the over 2,500 party activists in attendance that they must...

PAP branch chairman: Aljunied residents will decide on their representatives for themselves

Singapore—Speaking to members of the media at the sidelines of the PAP65 Awards and Conference held on Sunday, November 10, one branch chairman from ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) has said that the residents of Aljunied are aware of the issues concerning the Aljunied-Hougang...

As Singapore navigates uncharted waters of global uncertainty, PAP and NUTC must establish “symbiotic relationshp” – PM Lee Hsien Loong

In a keynote speech delivered at the NTUC Delegates’ Conference today, PM Lee Hsien Loong guaranteed the Government’s pledge to keep workers at the core of the nation's economic and social development efforts amidst global uncertainties. The Singapore leader likewise asserted that the collaboration between...

Will Singapore’s missing recession delay next GE?

Singapore—On Monday, October 14, Singapore woke up to the news the country had avoided a recession, leading observers to wonder how this new development would affect the scheduling of the next General Election (GE) due before April 2021 but believed to be called in...

Ng Eng Hen: Would-be candidates for next GE should be getting ready early

Singapore—Since Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced on Wednesday, September 4, that the Electoral Boundaries Review Committee (EBRC) had been formed, the country has been abuzz with speculation as to who will be contesting in the next General Election (GE). As The Straits Times (ST) reports,...

Aunties in Yishun hug and kiss Law Minister K Shanmugam during walkabout

Members of Parliament (MPs) from the People’s Action Party (PAP) have started to make their rounds through housing estates in Singapore. Earlier today (September 3), Minister for Home Affairs and Law K Shanmugam stopped by a Kopitiam at popular mall Northpoint City to interact with...

ESM Goh made veiled remarks about Tan Cheng Bock at the Chiam See Tong Sports Fund gala dinner

Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong made rather deliberate remarks at the Chiam See Tong Sports Fund gala dinner, praising veteran opposition politician Chiam See Tong. ESM Goh was the guest of honour at the event, and during his speech, described Chim as a “well-meaning,...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan on PM Lee: “In any private organisation, he would have been fired a long time ago”

In a video by the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) , Dr Chee Soon Juan has asserted that the People’s Action Party (PAP) is “bankrupt of ideas when it comes to taking our country forward”. He added, “I know that this is a very large claim...