Tag: false news

Singapore Incidents issued POFMA correction direction over viral video of South Asian travellers arriving...

Singapore – The Ministry of Transport (MOT) has issued a POFMA (Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act) correction direction to Singapore Incidents for...

Drinking Tiger beer will not destroy Covid-19: Tan Chuan-Jin

Singapore – Speaker of Parliament Tan Chuan-Jin has debunked claims that drinking Tiger beer and beating oneself on the head with a flowering branch...

Facebook takedown in Myanmar – cracking down on hate speech posts and pages linked...

On Wednesday, December 19, Facebook took down a combined number of more than 500 pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar that were perpetuating misinformation...

Facebook and Twitter reaffirm commitment to work with Singapore against spread of fake news

The Government's Select Committee on Deliberate Online Falsehoods made 22 recommendations on how to deal with "fake news," as it released its executive summary...
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