Tag: Parliament

S’pore to contribute S$27.7m to IMF for low-income countries coping with Covid-19, MPs show...

Singapore – Parliamentarians supported Singapore's US$20.57 million (S$27.7 million) contribution to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) initiatives to help the vulnerable and low-income countries...

6 PAP MPs submit first parliamentary motion to address climate change

Singapore -- Six People’s Action Party (PAP) MPs have filed the first parliamentary motion urging the Government to accelerate efforts in fighting climate change. The...

Parliament live streaming: Now go for live radio broadcast

Live streaming of Parliament proceedings has just made a comeback. And almost immediately, Singaporeans learnt how members of the legislature go about their duty...

9 new NMPs lay out topics they will be bringing up in Parliament

Singapore—House Speaker Tan Chuan-Jin announced on Thursday (Jan 14) that the nine new Nominated Members of Parliament (NMP) are to be appointed on Jan...

Vaccinated and non-vaccinated travellers still subject to same border measures: Lawrence Wong

Singapore — The first parliamentary session of the year, which was live-streamed on Monday (Jan 4), heard updates on the Covid-19 pandemic. Education Minister Lawrence...

Former Singapore diplomat criticizes livestreams of Parliament sessions within minutes of it starting

Singapore -- Barely minutes into the first livestream of a Parliamentary session on Monday (Jan 4), a former Singapore diplomat criticized the move, calling...

Tan Cheng Bock podcast: NMP scheme “not the right way to enter Parliament”

Singapore — The fifth instalment of the Tan Cheng Bock Podcast was released ahead of schedule on Monday (Nov 23) to fall on the...

Special committee to review candidates for NMP

Singapore—A special committee in Parliament, headed by Speaker Tan Chuan-Jin, will review the candidates for Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP). Eight individuals submitted their...

If you think someone deserves to be an NMP, submit his or her name...

Singapore -- Beginning Monday (Oct 26), members of the public are invited to submit nominations of individuals they deem fit to take on the...

Indranee Rajah gets unusual request: “You may like to introduce the people in your...

Singapore -- After People's Action Party MP Indranee Rajah posted photos of herself with parliamentary colleagues wearing masks on the occasion of the official...
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