Tag: The Workers Party

Analyst: WP’s GE2020 win a ‘credible victory’ as ‘it represents the working class sections of Singaporean society

Singapore— Writing for The New Indian Express, Shankari Sundararaman, a professor at the School of International Studies, JNU, New Delhi, has called the victory of the Workers’ Party (WP) in the General Election last month as a  ‘credible victory’ because ‘it represents the working-class sections...

MP Gerald Giam informed: Workers cannot leave school site for about a year

Singapore -- About 40 foreign workers will soon be housed in temporary living quarters at a construction site in Bedok Reservoir Crescent, according to Workers' Party MP Gerald Giam on his Facebook page on Tuesday (Aug 11). Mr Giam said he had been informed recently...

Praise for Jamus Lim and WP for not forgetting to visit residents in private housing

Singapore – The Workers’ Party (WP) Sengkang GRC team represented by Jamus Lim was spotted conducting a house visit to residents living in private housing, receiving much praise from the online community. On Monday (August 10), Associate Professor at the Essec Business School and MP-elect...

Was WP’s win in Sengkang GRC surprising? We ask four Sengkang millennials what they think.

Written by Aretha Chinnaphongse, A J Jennevieve, Jillian Colombo and Misaki Tan Singapore -- With a somewhat surprising win for the Workers’ Party’s Sengkang team at the recent General Election and talk about the younger generation having different mindsets and perspectives, TISG headed to...

SMU lecturer: New Sengkang Town Council unlikely to drop lawsuit against WP members

Singapore—Commenting on the standing lawsuit filed by the Pasir Ris-Punggol Town Council (PRPTC) against members of Workers’ Party (WP), a lecturer from SMU has said that it’s improbable that the suit will be dropped, even though Sengkang is now under the WP. The newly-formed Sengkang...

Gerald Giam asked if WP has abandoned its ‘core base’

Singapore – Workers’ Party (WP) Member of Parliament (MP) Gerald Giam was asked during a virtual interview if his party has abandoned its ‘core base.’ He confirmed that they continue to represent the less advantaged members of society and ensure they receive enough support...

Jamus Lim shares house visit experiences, from resident concerns to stories that ‘bring color to life’

Singapore – MP-elect for Sengkang GRC, Jamus Lim, took to Facebook to share his house visit experiences which included hearing the concerns of residents and stories that “bring color to life.” On Friday (July 31), Mr Lim began a post with, “While house visits are...

Pritam Singh posts photos of team WP, netizens send well-wishes & warnings

Singapore—Pritam Singh, the Secretary-General of The Workers’ Party (WP) and the officially designated Leader of the Opposition, posted photos on Monday afternoon (July 27) of the newly-elected WP Members of Parliament (MPs) that have gone viral. The Aljunied Group Representation (GRC) MPs—Mr Pritam Singh, party...

Raeesah Khan to WP, Sengkang, Compassvale, “You all are my family now”

Singapore—Workers’ Party (WP) Member of Parliament for Sengkang GRC, Raeesah Khan, looked resplendent during the 2020 Cabinet Swearing-In Ceremony on Monday, July 27. The ceremony was held simultaneously at the Istana and in Parliament as part of safe-distancing measures, with Ms Khan and the GRC...

Netizens tell Jamus Lim to stay loyal to WP, warns PAP may want “to win ur heart over”

Singapore—In a recent Facebook post, MP-elect for Sengkang GRC Jamus Lim wrote that their team of volunteers had already received a high volume of cases, which was taking some time, as they want to go through each case diligently. Therefore, he appealed for residents’ patience...