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Edwin Tong: Need to stay competitive, ageing demographic, means foreign workers are necessary

Singapore—Mr Edwin Tong, the country’s Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, acknowledged the sentiments and attitudes that have been negative toward foreign workers and...

Ministry of Law conducts street survey on Singaporeans to see if they are aware...

Singapore – The Ministry of Law released a video where Singaporeans were asked if they knew the roles and responsibilities of the ministry. On February...

Industry experts weigh in on effectiveness of ban on high-sugar beverage ads in Singapore

Singapore—The country added another first on its records earlier this month, upon banning advertisements that feature and promote beverages that are high in sugar,...

New fake news law not meant to have a chilling effect on political discussions—Edwin...

Singapore—“I don’t agree there’s a chilling effect,” Senior Minister of State for Law and Health Edwin Tong said regarding the possibility that the new bill...

Edwin Tong: “Curious” rise in online critiques during last year’s M’sia-S’pore tensions shows country’s...

In Parliament on Tuesday, February 12, Senior Minister of State for Law Edwin Tong said that the number of comments critical of Singapore rose...

Netizens question why Edwin Tong still has a Facebook account even after he slams...

Following the international hearing on fake news and disinformation held in London on Tuesday, November 27, many netizens ironically took to Facebook to question...

Facebook admits its ‘serious mistake’ after Edwin Tong questions their inaction with regards to...

Mr Richard Allan, Facebook's vice-president of policy solutions, admitted to Senior Minister of State for Law and Health Edwin Tong that they “made a...

Edwin Tong schools on the moral hazards of social spending

In an interview with Channel Newsasia yesterday, newly appointed Senior Minister of State for Law and Health Edwin Tong spoke about populist efforts that...

It’s Just Like JC All Over Again

Obbana Rajah After the recent Cabinet reshuffle, four schoolmates from Raffles Junior College (RJC) find themselves colleagues. This reunion comes 30 years after taking their A-Level...
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