Tag: Singapore Democratic Party

SDP and Marsiling Rise residents “confused” as to whether Block 115 and 119 will actually be eligible for lift upgrades

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and residents of Block 115 and 119 Marsiling Rise have been left confused after news reports suggest varying outcomes. In a Facebook post on Thursday (Jan 16) the SDP wrote that Mediacorp's Channel 5 news updated its news clip on...

SDP wants Pofma appeal against MOM to be heard in open court

The Singapore Democratic Party's appeal against the Ministry of Manpower over Correction Directions issued under the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (Pofma) has been scheduled to be heard in the High Court on Thursday (Jan 16). The appeal is not open to the public...

Girl paralysed in accident has to be carried down everyday because of a lack of lifts in Marsiling Rise HDB blocks

Pushing for the residents of Block 119 and 115 to be part of the Lift Upgrading Programme (LUP), the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) shared a video of a lady who has her mobility affected because the lifts do not stop at every floor. In a...

Calvin Cheng on SDP’s PMET statistics: “what the SDP did was not exactly false, just selective and misleading”

Weighing in on the Singapore Democratic Party’s (SDP) issue with the Ministry of Manpower’s Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) Correction Directions (CD), former Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) Calvin Cheng took to social media. In a Facebook post last Friday (Jan 3),...

SDP’s Bryan Lim: Elderly residents get injured falling from staircases because their HDB blocks do not have lifts

Bryan Lim Boon Heng of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) took to social media sharing about the plight of elderly people who sustained injuries climbing up the staircase of their Housing Development Board (HDB) blocks. These residents, who live in Block 119 of Marsiling Rise,...

SDP to take MOM to court after application to cancel Correction Directions rejected

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has announced its intentions to challenge the Ministry of Manpower’s fake news Correction Direction (CD) in court after its application to cancel said Correction Directions was rejected. A statement released by the party today (Jan 7) said that “In rejecting...

Manpower Minister Josephine Teo rejects application from SDP to cancel correction directives

Singapore—An application to Josephine Teo, the country’s Minister for Manpower from the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) for the cancellation of three correction directives it had been issued has been denied. The application had been filed on Friday (Jan 3). The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) released a...

Polish blogger: Is the SDP dishonest or just unbelievably incompetent?

A Polish blogger, Mr Michael Petraeus, who is known online as Critical Spectator, has taken the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) to task, accusing it of posting fake news. In a post on Friday (Jan 3), Mr Petraeus says the SDP has been “lying with charts”. Read...

Resident tells SDP’s Bryan Lim that she was never afraid to vote for the opposition

During their many house visits and times spent walking the ground, Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) member Bryan Lim Boon Heng shared about a resident he had come upon who told him she had never been afraid to vote for the opposition parties despite having...

SDP’s Dr Chee Soon Juan: They don’t know our difficulties

Secretary-general of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Dr Chee Soon Juan shared a video where he spoke in Teochew, addressing the elderly, a different demographic of the population. Dr Chee started off by talking about the high cost of living in Singapore. He said, “You...