Tag: Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew’s lasting legacy honoured on birthday anniversary, hundreds pay respects

Hundreds of online users stopped to pay tribute to Singapore's founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, on his birthday anniversary. https://www.facebook.com/SingaporeMatters/posts/3267384986681205 Though to many people around the world, Wednesday (September 16) is an ordinary hump day--or at least, as close to ordinary as one can get in...

Speaker of Parliament nominee Tan Chuan-Jin gives preview before opening of House

Singapore – Speaker of Parliament nominee Tan Chuan-Jin has given a preview before the commencement of the 14th term of the House, noting it would be the first time it would take place in two locations. Mr Tan took to Facebook on Friday (Aug 21)...

Kwa Kim Li of Lee & Lee denies involvement in 2013 will. This is false says Lee Wei Ling

“Kwa Kim Li (KKL) of Lee & Lee has denied involvement in the 2013 will. This is false”, said Dr Lee Wei Ling, daughter of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew. In a Facebook post on Wednesday (Aug 19), Dr Lee wrote that she had...

Lee Hsien Yang: The Law Society of Singapore is seeking to disbar my wife from practicing law

Sharing an article by Yahoo News on his wife Lee Suet Fern’s court hearing, Lee Hsien Yang once again repeated: “The Law Society of Singapore is seeking to disbar my wife from practicing law”. Mr Lee Hsien Yang, the younger brother of Prime Minister Lee...

Law Society seeks to disbar Lee Suet Fern over conflict of interest arising from Lee Kuan Yew’s will

The Law Society (LawSoc) on Thursday (Aug 13) pushed to have lawyer Lee Suet Fern struck off the roll for professional misconduct over the handling of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew's final will. Mrs Lee, the wife of Lee Kuan Yew's son Lee Hsien...

Dr Lee Wei Ling diagnosed with rare brain disorder that does not have a cure

Singapore -- Dr Lee Wei Ling, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's sister, said in a Facebook post on Saturday (Aug 8) that she had been diagnosed with a rare brain disorder that does not yet have a cure. Dr Lee shared that she had received...

Li Shengwu posts photo of LKY’s memoir, says those were better days

Singapore—After being found guilty of contempt of court on Wednesday, July 29, Li Shengwu, the nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong took to Facebook to air his views. He posted a photo of the first page of the memoir of his grandfather, Lee...

High Court finds Li Shengwu guilty of contempt of court, fines him S$15,000

Singapore—The High Court found Li Shengwu guilty of contempt of court on Wednesday (July 29). Justice Kannan Ramesh said in his verdict that Mr Li has two weeks to pay  the fine of $15,000, otherwise he will have to serve one week in jail. Mr...

Lee Kuan Yew ‘not quite sold’ on idea of 6.5m population for Singapore: Lee Hsien Yang shares

Then-Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew 'has not quite been sold' on the idea of a 6.5 million population size in Singapore, shared Lee Hsien Yang in a Facebook post earlier today (Jul 28). He shared a Straits Times article from Feb 2, 2008, where the...

GE2020: Have lunchtime rallies lost their spark?

“Every election, rain or shine, the PAP holds a lunchtime rally at Fullerton. It is the highlight of the campaign. Pandemic or no, we will again hold a Fullerton rally this time, but it will be online,” wrote Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in...