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Goh Meng Seng: HIV & COVID-19 combined to create OMICRON — Another POFMA correction direction notice issued over false claim

Singapore — Less than a week has passed, and opposition politician Goh Meng Seng was issued another correction notice under the Protection from Online...

MOH issues POFMA correction order to Cheah Kit Sun, Goh Meng Seng for false claims that COVID-19 vaccines are dangerous & deadly

Singapore — The Ministry of Health (MOH) issued correction notices under the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) to author Cheah Kit...

Small win for SDP as Court of Appeal partially allows POFMA appeal in landmark case

Singapore -- The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has secured a partial win in its battle against correction directions issued under the Protection from Online...

FICA: Abuse of power possibility cannot be ruled out ― PSP’s Leong Mun Wai calls to delay bill passage

Singapore ― Mr Leong Mun Wai called to delay the passage of the Foreign Interference Countermeasures Act (FICA) bill, urging for a select committee...

Extensive powers given to ministers can lead to abuse: Tan Cheng Bock on Foreign Interference Countermeasures Act

Singapore ― Chairman of opposition Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Dr Tan Cheng Bock, aired serious concerns on Saturday (Sept 25) on the Foreign Interference...

Ong Ye Kung instructs POFMA Office to issue Correction Directions to FB, Twitter, SPH Magazines over ‘Singapore variant’

Singapore— The Ministry of Health (MOH) directed the POFMA office to issue Correction Directions to social media platforms and SPH Magazines Pte Ltd on...

Singapore Incidents issued POFMA correction direction over viral video of South Asian travellers arriving at Changi Airport

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

Shanmugam: Law against fake news necessary because social media firms put profits first

Singapore—At a recent talk, Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam said having a law to tackle fake news online is necessary, since social...

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Singapore — Singapore-based Chinese influencer and Instagram model Yuqing Irene Zhao listed her non-fungible token's (NFT), garnering purchases from...

‘3 years and look how people still miss you’ — fans remember Aloysius Pang on his death anniversary

Singapore — It's been three years since actor Aloysius Pang died in an accident during a military training exercise,...

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