More than a year since the last General Election in September 2015, where the opposition parties suffered a crushing defeat at the hands of the People’s Action Party (PAP), several opposition parties have not only scaled down their engagement with the public, but have also closed or suspended their websites.
|WORKERS’ PARTY||LAST UPDATE DECEMBER 2016|
|SINGAPORE DEMOCRATIC PARTY||LAST UPDATE NOV 2016|
|SINGAPORE PEOPLE’S PARTY|
|SINGAPOREANS FIRST||LAST UPDATE SEP 2015|
|REFORM PARTY|| ||LAST UPDATE JAN 2011|
|NATIONAL SOLIDARITY PARTY||WEBSITE SUSPENDED|
|PEOPLE’S POWER PARTY||WEBSITE DOWN|
|SINGAPORE DEMOCRATIC ALLIANCE||WEBSITE DOWN|
|DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S PARTY||LAST UPDATE JAN 2016|
Of the nine opposition political parties that contested in GE2015, four have allowed their domain names to be suspended or be deregistered. One has not updated the website since 2011, while another two has not updated them in over a year.
Only the websites of the Workers’ Party and the Singapore Democratic Party remain up-to-date and relevantly updated.