Tag: SDP

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...

Women’s Rights Group AWARE calls out PAP for using domestic violence analogy to denounce Dr Chee Soon Juan

Singapore -- The Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE) took to social media to call out a press statement released by the People's Action Party (PAP) where the party used an analogy involving spousal abuse to denounce Dr Chee Soon Juan. The statement released...

2020 General Elections Constituency Broadcasts: SDP’s promises to Bukit Batok and Bukit Panjang

On 3 June, the GE2020 constituency broadcasts were held online where we saw candidates for the following constituencies reaffirm their stance and promises to the people in a 2-hour long broadcast: Aljunied GRC: Workers' Party and People's Action Party Ang Mo Kio GRC: People's...

SDP’s Dr Tambyah highlights 10 million population issue during broadcast

Singapore -- Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Chairman Paul Tambyah gave his speech during the constituency political broadcast for Bukit Panjang SMC on Jul 3. The series of constituency broadcasts are one-off arrangements that give candidates airtime to present their plans to voters. In his speech, Dr...

Tan Cheng Bock says 10 million population is “too much for this country”

During a walkabout at Teck Whye Lane on Friday (Jul 3), Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Chief Dr Tan Cheng Bock commented that a 10 million population target “is too much for this country”. He added, “I don't know whether the figure was plucked from somewhere...

“Dr Huang Chih-Mei, wife of SDP’s Chee Soon Juan: “Please don’t lose heart on Singapore”

In a candid Facebook take-over, Dr Huang Chih-Mei, wife of Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) leader Dr Chee Soon Juan, has shared an encouraging message for SDP supporters amid Singapore's 2020 General Elections (GE). Dr Huang published a message to SDP supporters via the Facebook page...

SDP’s Paul Tambyah: “The world has changed, but the PAP have not.”

In a brief creative video, Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chairman Paul Tambyah shared his thoughts on the elections and the nation's ruling party, the People's Action Party (PAP). He also encouraged those who support the SDP's cause for justice and equality in Singapore to...

Dr Chee says figure of a 10 million population not a falsehood

Singapore -- Opposition Singapore Democratic Party chief Dr Chee Soon Juan took to Facebook to reiterate that the idea of a 10 million population in Singapore was no falsehood, in response to Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Vivian Balakrishnan's statement that the Government was just...

PAP’s Grace Fu states her 9 promises to the citizens in her latest video: Yuhua Townhall

On Nomination Day, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu released a video highlighting her nine promises to residents of Yuhua. Ms Fu started off by thanking residents for trusting her with the responsibility of being their leader for the past 14 years. She went...

Online GE Chatter: “East Coast, East Coast”, Wong vs Khor, and Chee Soon Juan a gentleman

1. Heng Swee Keat's redundant "East Coast" speech has left many scratching their heads.  Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered a Nomination Day speech which many found amusing and ... confusing. After announcing that the People's Action Party "has a plan",...