Tag: PSP

Dr Tan Cheng Bock on poverty in Singapore: “many citizens do not even have enough to meet their basic needs”

Following the Progress Singapore Party’s (PSP) ‘PSP TALKS’ series, Dr Tan Cheng Bock shared the full speech of Yeoh Lam Keong, the former GIC Chief Economist and the session’s inaugural speaker. Dr Tan explained that through that talk, PSP joined the important national conversation on...

The fast maturing of the Opposition

Do Singaporeans deserve or even want an Opposition? Sure, before the entry of Low Thia Khiang, in an era dominated by Lee Kuan Yew, the Opposition made some inroads against all odds. First, J B Jeyaretnam in 1981. Then, there was a glimmer of...

Tan Cheng Bock once again echoes for people to fight their fears, to “use fear as the reason to come out” and join him

Earlier today, during a trip to the headquarters of Facebook in Singapore, Dr Tan and his Central Executive Committee (CEC) members rather pointedly took photos in front of a wall that had the words, ‘What would you do if you weren’t afraid?’. This sentiment that...

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,...

Chee Soon Juan, SDP stresses need for a unified opposition

Singapore— A “disparate” opposition will not gain voter confidence, Chee Soon Juan told members of the press on Sunday morning, August 4. He said that the differences between the country’s opposition are ‘minuscule’ compared to their common stance. Speaking to journalists after a walkabout at...

Rapping of Rapper Subhas Nair: E-Pay. Tap or Scan. All Also Can. Looks like Not All Can – If Ever

How quickly can events unfold, with each stumbling over the last in a series of developments that will take Singapore a couple of steps backward for every step forward in its effort to be colour-blind in inter-racial relations. Will we ever be? Electronic payments provider...