Tag: Progress Singapore Party

“If given a choice … the default should be for the Singapore citizen to keep the job”: PSP’s Francis Yuen

Singapore -- The country must protect its core in the face of retrenchments, according to Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Assistant Secretary-General Francis Yuen on Tuesday (Sept 15). Mr Yuen pushed for fairness by saying that “we ought to protect the Singapore core because of growing...

“Do join us”: PSP’s Dr Tan Cheng Bock invites Singaporeans to online session

Singapore -- Progress Singapore Party (PSP) leader Dr Tan Cheng Bock, in a plug for the party's continuing online initiative, has expressed his appreciation for the platform that enables him to engage Singaporeans. The PSP on Aug 30 posted about an online event that it...

Own a part of GE2020 history with a poster signed by Dr Tan Cheng Bock

Singapore -- The Progress Singapore Party (PSP) is selling General Election posters  featuring its Secretary-General, Dr Tan Cheng Bock, in a fundraising initiative. It explained on its Facebook on Saturday (Aug 29) that it is giving individuals "an opportunity to own a part of GE2020...

PSP’s Leong Mun Wai calls for immediate change to “restore the balance of interests between the Singaporeans and the foreigners in our country”

During his maiden speech in Parliament earlier today (Sep 1), Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) Leong Mun Wai touched on two pertinent issues – immigration and jobs. As the Debate on the President's Address took place, Mr Leong in his speech raised the following three...

Dr PJ Thum to join PSP’s fundraising forum happening on October 1

Singapore – Opposition Progress Singapore Party (PSP) announced they would be holding a fundraising forum to discuss reflections on the 2020 General Elections, featuring historian Dr PJ Thum. The PSP has released the date for their ticketed event happening on October 1, entitled "Fund Raising...

Tan Cheng Bock to launch podcast with stories of his life

Singapore – Opposition Progress Singapore Party (PSP) leader Tan Cheng Bock announced he would be launching a podcast where he would share his life stories and experiences with listeners. On Saturday (August 22), Dr Tan took to Facebook to announce initial details on the upcoming...

Online community welcomes lunch meeting of top PSP and WP politicians

Singapore – A photo of top Progress Singapore Party (PSP) and Workers’ Party (WP) politicians having lunch and discussing parliamentary affairs has garnered numerous positive responses from the online community. The PSP's Mr Leong Mun Wai took to social media on Friday (Aug 21) to...

PSP’s Leong Mun Wai: We welcome additional S$8b for Covid-19 support measures

Singapore -- The Progress Singapore Party's Leong Mun Wai has said that the party welcomes the additional Covid-19 support measures announced by the Government on Monday (Aug 17). In a ministerial statement, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat had said the Government would...

PSP accepting sponsors for Mid-Autumn Festival celebration with Nee Soon elderly

Singapore – The Progress Singapore Party (PSP) has initiated a community project to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival with the elderly residents at Nee Soon. The Mid-Autumn Festival (中秋节) is one of the oldest Chinese traditions celebrated on the 15th day of the lunar calendar on...

PSP very concerned about discriminatory hiring practices

Singapore -- The Progress Singapore Party (PSP), in response to a recent newspaper report, took to Facebook on Monday (Aug 10) to state that it was very concerned about discriminatory hiring practices by some employers. It was reported by straitstimes.com on Wednesday (Aug 5) that 47 employers,...