Tag: Singapore Peoples’ Party

The daughter of a Gurkha provides the perfect retort to SPP politician who questioned their presence

Singapore People’s Party (SPP) politician and lawyer, Jeannette Chong-Aruldoss questioned the presence of Gurkhas in relation to PM Lee Hsien Loong’s statement, “We cannot outsource our security and defence to anyone else; we have to defend Singapore ourselves.” On February 16 (Saturday), Ms. Chong-Aruldoss posted...

Chiams need a dose of reality

By Mary Lee One wonders what led the Singapore People’s Party leaders to re-elect a frail Chiam See Tong and his wife, who lost an Opposition stronghold in the last election, to head the party on Friday. Chiam, 78 , commands a lot of admiration among...

Low's Low-Down on Opposition Politics

Ex-Reform Party candidate Frankie Low says that opposition political parties must form an alliance if they wish to be elected, even as he insists “the parties will never unite.” “Singapore's opposition parties run like Chinese businesses. There's no way they would give up their...

Chiam's Christmas Walkabout

The Chiams were out and about meeting the residents of Bishan, Toa Payoh and Potong Pasir in their usual party fashion over the weekend of 22nd of December to send their Christmas greetings. They were out in force with about twenty party members bringing a...