Tag: Singapore Democratic Party

Elderly man tells the SDP, “How do you expect an 80-year-old to continue working? Just return our CPF to us”

In a video uploaded by members of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and secretary-general Dr Chee Soon Juan, an elderly man spoke out about having their CPF funds returned to them earlier so that they can use the money to help their children with...

SDP asks Singapore: Are you ready for change?

Singapore—At its pre-election rally on Saturday, October 19, at Hong Lim Park, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) asked the country if it is ready for change to come. One main point that speakers for the SDP drove home were the promises made by the ruling...

SDP speaks up on how to improve life in Singapore

With the forthcoming elections in Singapore, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has fielded its bets with each one pledging to work for the advancement of all Singaporeans. One of those aspiring to work for the betterment of Singapore is Robin Low who took on the...

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...

‘CPF minimum sum is something a lot of people aren’t happy about,’ says John Tan

Singapore—Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) made some major announcements over the weekend as they held a media briefing on September 14, Saturday, to unveil their new developments. First was the announcement that the party’s website has been revamped, “ with content updated and prepared for the...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan: When the PM appoints himself and his wife as jagas of our sovereign wealth funds with little transparency and accountability, my education angers me

On Saturday, August 24, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) held a fundraiser with the Anglo-Chinese School (ACS) Old Boys' Association. During his speech, Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan spoke about “people before profit, rights before riches, wisdom before wealth”. He started out his speech by...

When the government gives you a chicken wing, they want to take away the whole chicken :SDP on PM Lee’s National Day Rally

During the National Day Rally, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong outlined plans on education, retirement age and climate change concerns at the National Day Rally. The Singapore Democratic Party’s chairman Dr Paul Tambyah delivered his response to the speech shortly after, late last night. Education Prime...

Politics “is about public service to our nation” – SDP celebrates its 39th birthday

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) reiterated its commitment to serve Singapore and Singaporeans as it commemorated the 39th anniversary of its formation, on Tuesday (6 Aug). Having been founded on 6 Aug 1980, the SDP is one of the oldest opposition parties in Singapore that...

Vietnamese residents who took photos with SDP’s Bryan Lim and Paul Tambyah ask for their images to be deleted so as to not “be involved”

The Singapore Democratic Party’s Mr Bryan Lim and Professor Paul Tambyah took photos with Vietnamese residents yesterday (July 23), only to be emailed shortly after, with requests for the couple’s images to be deleted. Mr Lim speculated on his social media page that the two...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan and WP’s Pritam Singh unveil new youth members; Jolovan Wham joins the fray

Both the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and the Workers’ Party announced brand new youth teams. Secretary-General of the SDP Chee Soon Juan, and his WP counterpart Pritam Singh took to social media in the early afternoon to unveil their new members. The SDP boasts a young...