Tag: POFMA

Ong Ye Kung instructs POFMA Office to issue Correction Directions to FB, Twitter, SPH...

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...

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...

Nas discusses fake news issue with K. Shanmugam in podcast

Singapore—Blogger Nuseir Yassin, known around the world for his Nas Daily videos, uploaded a podcast about fake news with his special guest K Shanmugam,...

SDP’s Young Democrats respond to President Halimah’s address

Singapore – Opposition Singapore Democratic Party's (SDP) youth wing, the Young Democrats, released their response to President Halimah Yacob's address during the 14th Parliament...

Kenneth Mak on what transpired before the release of MOM advisories on foreign workers’...

Singapore – The Ministry of Health's (MOH) director of medical services Kenneth Mak gave his account surrounding the events that led to the Ministry...

Paul Tambyah calls correction notices an “inappropriate use of POFMA” and a “complete distraction”

Singapore – Opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chairman Dr Paul Tambyah deemed the correction notices issued by the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation...

Lim Tean and People’s Voice issued POFMA notice

Singapore -- The Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) issued its first set of correction directions in the 2020 General Elections on...

Dr Chee says figure of a 10 million population not a falsehood

Singapore -- Opposition Singapore Democratic Party chief Dr Chee Soon Juan took to Facebook to reiterate that the idea of a 10 million population...

My ideal MP: What a young voter has to say

It’s my first elections. Or more specifically, the 2020 General elections will be the first elections where I will finally be allowed to vote....
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