Tag: People’s Action Party

PM Lee calls for unity of Singaporeans as first line of defence amid global uncertainties

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

Not a plus point politically but the right thing to do says PM Lee on reserving the elected presidency for minority candidates

Singapore— At the ruling People’s Action Party PAP65 Awards and Convention at the Singapore Expo on Sunday, November 10, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong admitted that the choice to amend the constitution to reserve the elected presidency for minority candidates at specific periods had...

Heng Swee Keat filed motion calling for Low Thia Khiang, Sylvia Lim’s recusal because trust and integrity are crucial issues

Singapore—Speaking at ruling People’s Action Party PAP65 Awards and Convention at Singapore Expo on Sunday, November 10, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said that the motion he filed in Parliament last week calling for opposition leaders to be recused from town council financial...

PM Lee: Next GE “high stakes, not masak masak,” SG needs skillful negotiator as a leader

Singapore—Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong talked about the next General Election at the People’s Action Party (PAP) convention on November 10, Sunday, characterizing the upcoming GE as “high stakes, not masak masak,” a Malay term denoting child’s play. He added, “Others will be watching us...

Former PAP candidate reproached by netizens for allegedly making snide remarks about Pritam Singh

A past candidate for the People's Action Party (PAP) in Aljunied GRC has been heavily criticized by netizens for his snide remark concerning a public spat between Workers’ Party Chief Pritam Singh and a People’s Association (PA) Grassroots Adviser Chua Eng Leong. Sharing a heated...

Pritam Singh does not back down, calls out the People’s Association’s ‘repeated’ failure to communicate

(Part 3) In the third part of a saga involving the time it took to build a Barrier-Free-Access (BFA) ramp in Aljunied GRC, Workers’ Party (WP) chief Pritam Singh alleged on Saturday (19 October) – in a response to Grassroots adviser Chua Eng Leong -...

PAP grassroots adviser hits back at Pritam Singh’s “unsubstantiated comments” about the delay in completion of a Barrier Free Access Ramp

(Part 2) In a Facebook post last Tuesday, Chief of the Workers’ Party (WP) Pritam Singh highlighted some “double standards” he thought the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) had when it came to upgrading projects. He shared an example of a Barrier-Free-Access (BFA) ramp at Blk...

Pritam Singh: “the PAP has adopted such political double standards”

(Part 1) Chief of the Workers’ Party (WP) Pritam Singh highlighted some double standards he thought the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) had when it came to upgrading projects. He shared an example of a Barrier-Free-Access (BFA) ramp at Blk 108 Bedok Reservoir Road that “was...

Tan Cheng Bock reminisces about his time as a PAP MP

Secretary-General of the Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Dr Tan Cheng Bock took to social media reminiscing about the time he served the then-Ayer Rajah Single Member Constituency (SMC). Dr Tan Cheng Bock served as People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Ayer Rajah...

SDP questions PAP after Elections Department pointedly says that “political parties should refrain from inappropriate use of young children”

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has released a press statement (October 9) calling out the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) for their own use of children in images posted on the latter’s social media page. Prior to this, upon revamping its website (September 20), featured...