Tag: Paul Tambyah

Catch the “Red Tide” on August 8; SDP to hold pre-National Day walkabouts

Singapore – Opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) took to Facebook to inform the public of their pre-National Day Walkabout on Saturday (August 8), encouraging them to "Catch the red tide." SDP will be holding their pre-National Day celebration by conducting walkabouts at the party GE2020...

Petition for Professor Paul Tambyah to lead Multi-Ministerial Task Force

A petition has been created on Change.org by Mimi Lee, calling for Professor Paul Tambyah to lead the COVID Task Force Medical Team. Professor Paul Tambyah is the President-Elect of the International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) and the Chairman of the Singapore Democratic Party...

SDP calls for ELD to reveal how many “irregular events” happened during Polling Day

Singapore – After a woman was unable to vote during the General Elections due to human error, opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) requested an independent inquiry be made on how Polling Day was conducted. A 36-year-old woman known only as Madam Lum missed her right...

GE2020: SDP’s Paul Tambyah, “We can all hold our heads up high”

Singapore—While the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) failed to win any of the seats where it contested in this year’s General Election on July 10, party chairman Paul Tambyah and Secretary-General Chee Soon Juan have said that the party will come back even stronger in...

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...

PSP Chief Tan Cheng Bock joins yet another opposition leader during walkabout

Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Chief Dr Tan Cheng Bock was seen with yet another opposition party leader just before his walkabout. He joined the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP)’s Chairman Professor Paul Tambyah during a visit in Bukit Panjang SMC, revealing that their friendship goes as...

Paul Tambyah calls correction notices an “inappropriate use of POFMA” and a “complete distraction”

Singapore – Opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chairman Dr Paul Tambyah deemed the correction notices issued by the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) to be "inappropriate and a complete distraction." Dr Tambyah was quoted saying during a National University of Singapore Society...

Chan Chun Sing asks Dr Tan, Dr Tambyah for their plans to deal with Covid-19

Singapore -- The PAP's Chan Chun Sing has responded to opposition party leaders Dr Tan Cheng Bock and Dr Paul Tambyah's request for a debate with him and his party colleague Gan Kim Yong regarding their response to the Covid-19 pandemic. On Sunday (July 5),...

Lawrence Wong refutes Paul Tambyah’s remarks against Multi Ministry Taskforce saying he expected better of him

Singapore – National Development Minister Lawrence Wong denounced the allegations made by opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chairman Dr Paul Tambyah that the Multi Ministry Task Force for Covid-19 did not rely on medical experts' advice in handling the pandemic. Mr Wong confirmed during a...

Lawrence Wong rejects SDP claim that Covid-19 task force could have lost focus

Singapore -- The People's Action Party's Mr Lawrence Wong on Sunday (July 7) described the Singapore Democratic Party's comments on how the Government dealt with the Covid-19 outbreak as "baseless and false allegations". Mr Wong, the National Development Minister, co-chairs the multi-ministry task force on Covid-19...