Tag: Workers’ Party

In its Labour Day message, WP highlights the challenges older PMETs face and what can be done to help them

Singapore—The country’s Workers’ Party (WP) released its customary Labour Day message on May 1, focusing on the needs of professionals, managers, executives, and technicians (PMETs), especially ones who are older, and who have faced “a myriad of challenges” of late. The statement, which is entitled...

Chee Soon Juan sells his new book at the same spot J. B. Jeyaretnam did, echoes, “Make It Right for Singapore!”

Since the release of the Secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Chee Soon Juan’s book, he has been tirelessly stationed at Raffles Place to sell it. On social media, Dr Chee reminisced about how he stood at the very spot the former Workers’...

Pritam Singh’s first speech to WP members as Sec-Gen: Workers’ Party should aim to contest and win 1/3 of the seats in Parliament

Since his election as the Secretary-General of the Workers’ Party on April 8, 2018, Mr Pritam Singh only gave his first official address to the party yesterday. It was during the annual WP Members’ Forum 2019. During his speech, on top of his “firm belief...

Opposition politician summons SG journalists to pursue investigative stories

In conjunction with his giving recognition to a local paper's published story,  opposition politician of the Workers' Party (WP) Pritam Singh, beckoned all journalists in Singapore to take on more investigative stories as Singapore will be “better off as a country and people" if...

High praise for Low Thia Khiang and Faisal Manap after Kaki Bukit Christmas event

Workers’ Party Members of Parliament (MPs) MPs Low Thia Khiang and Faisal Manap received high praise from many Singaporeans after a celebratory Christmas Cluster event at Kaki Bukit Division. The event took place on Tuesday, December 18, where residents of Kaki Bukit got to mingle...

Workers’ Party: MND’s press release on AHTC from its external auditor is, “unfortunately, selective and incomplete”

According to a statement released by the Workers’ Party over the weekend, they claim that the Ministry of National Development (MND)’s “press release on the qualification received by AHTC from its external auditor is, unfortunately, selective and incomplete”. Their press release, shared on their website,...

WP NCMP Leon Perera blames cost of living, saying that, by the mid 2030s, Singapore’s citizen population will start to decline

Workers’ Party Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) Leon Perera raised the issue of population in Parliament, asking about when citizen deaths were projected to outnumber citizen births. According to a Facebook post he wrote on Wednesday, December 12, Mr Perera wrote, “Our Total Fertility Rate...

Workers’ Party releases statement about Malaysian vessels intruding into SG waters

As tensions run high between Singapore and our closest neighbour regarding territorial waters surrounding the island the Workers’ Party released a statement yesterday. Their stance towards the issue is reiterated in their press release and they say, “The Workers’ Party stands by our men and...

Ex-WP NCMP Yee Jenn Jong receives much support from “an active volunteer with a former minister” during a house visit

During a recent walkabout session where members of the Workers’ Party visited residents, former Workers’ Party (WP) Non-constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) Yee Jenn Jong spoke about Mr S, who used to be an active volunteer with a former minister. Mr Yee wrote, “This evening’s house visits...

Pritam Singh updates: Another $700K paid to lawyers for AHTC trial

Workers’ Party leader Pritam Singh shared an update on his, Low Thia Khiang’s and Sylvia Lim’s blog 'In Good Faith', about a deduction their lawyers made, in order to fund the work they did for the trial up to October 30. He wrote that...