Tag: SDP

Trust between “millionaire ministers” and the people “has never been so low”: SDP video trends online

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has released a video questioning Government spending on social media, yesterday. The video, which comes just a few days after Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered Budget 2018, has been trending online with over 32,000 views, and over 1,000...

SDP slams Budget 2018 as one “laden with cheap gimmicks and full of wayang”

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) was the first opposition parties to comment on Budget 2018, which was delivered by Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat yesterday.Slamming this year's budget speech as one "laden with cheap gimmicks and full of wayang," the SDP criticised the GST...

"Everyone looks good in SDP colours"

By Howard LeeSo said a campaigner from the Singapore Democratic Party. So this kaypoh decided to deck out like Danny the democracy bear, make the one-hour journey to Bukit Gombak stadium on polling day night and hang out with SDP's supporters.As the night drew on,...

"Vote for me because you have met me and know what I stand for" – Chee Soon Juan

By Howard LeeThe third election rally of the Singapore Democratic Party saw party members take the stage to counter allegations by the People's Action Party against Dr Chee Soon Juan, leaving Dr Chee to devote his speech to SDP's policies and programmes for the...

Can Dr. Chee Soon Juan recover from this setback?

By: Kumaran PillaiCampaigning on liberal left leaning policies to a conservative affluent society in Singapore is hard enough. It has turned out, in this by-election, the PAP has completely has taken a different tack, they have skirted policy issues and has chosen to mount...

Jeremy Chen: SDP's Deceitful Claims About My Departure

Writing to The Real Singapore in his capacity as SDP Assistant Secretary General, Christopher Ang, made claims that my departure from the party was due to poor conduct on social media:http://therealsingapore.com/content/sdp-assistant-secretary-general-clarifies-why-jeremy-chen-had-leave-partyThose claims are deceitful and a poor attempt to deflect.Briefly, this is why:My resignation...

SDP: Big on polices but small on votes

There are no prizes for guessing. Dr. Chee Soon Juan, the secretary general of Singapore Democratic Party is one of the most hardworking opposition politicians in Singapore. He may not be popular with the electorate, never has been, but he believes that he has...

Nicole Seah’s Untimely Departure

Three years after she burst on to the political scene with a youthful freshness and bountiful energy, opposition politician Nicole Seah is leaving her party, the National Solidarity Party. Her departure was not unexpected, coming soon after her move to Bangkok for work and displaying...

Medishield Life Examined

MediShield Life is the next milestone in a complex, complicated and confusing healthcare journey. A committee has been appointed to make recommendations. Here, Dr Paul Tambyah, a professor at NUH and one of those who authored the Singapore Democratic Party's national healthcare plan, answers...

SDP man rebuts The Independent's article

I refer to your post "Our vote is not cheap, you need to earn it" on 28 October by Kumaran Pillai. I would like to point out the gross inaccuracies and blatant omissions that were carried in the article.You had reported that Mr. Frankie...