Tag: SDP

SDP’s Bryan Lim Boon Heng writes in to Marsiling –Yew Tee Town Council about rat and cockroach infestation

The Singapore Democratic Party’s (SDP) Bryan Lim Boon Heng fielded complaints from a resident staying in Woodlands regarding a rat and cockroach infestation. In a Facebook post on Sunday (Sep 13), Mr Lim shared an email he sent to the Marsiling-Yew Tee Town Council. He added...

PAP handouts are not lasting solutions but temporary reprieves, says SDP’s Bryan Lim

Singapore -- An opposition Singapore Democratic Party politician has gone on social media to remind Singaporeans that People's Action Party "handouts are not lasting solutions" but "temporary reprieves which the PAP uses to make voters feel beholden to them". He added that this should not...

‘We can hold the gov’t accountable for the money they are collecting for CareShield Life,’ says Paul Tambyah

Singapore – Opposition Singapore Democratic Party chairman, Dr Paul Tambyah focused discussions on a long-term care insurance scheme called CareShield Life, noting the public could hold the Government accountable for the money being collected. Dr Tambyah, a senior consultant at the National University of Singapore...

SDP’s James Gomez: “Singapore Needs Values-Based Political Parties with Principled Policies”

Singapore - Singapore saw the opening of its 14th Parliament on Aug 24. Singapore Democratic Party's James Gomez shared his thoughts towards this opening (Aug 24), stating that "Singapore Needs Values-Based Political Parties with Principled Policies". Mr Gomez stated in the video posted on Facebook...

Chee Soon Juan offers a listening ear to anyone who needs someone to talk to

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan gave some encouragement to his followers on Facebook on the issue of youth suicide. Dr Chee shared about a recent report that revealed the alarming rate of youth suicides in Singapore. The report detailed that 71...

Catch the “Red Tide” on August 8; SDP to hold pre-National Day walkabouts

Singapore – Opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) took to Facebook to inform the public of their pre-National Day Walkabout on Saturday (August 8), encouraging them to "Catch the red tide." SDP will be holding their pre-National Day celebration by conducting walkabouts at the party GE2020...

Petition for Professor Paul Tambyah to lead Multi-Ministerial Task Force

A petition has been created on Change.org by Mimi Lee, calling for Professor Paul Tambyah to lead the COVID Task Force Medical Team. Professor Paul Tambyah is the President-Elect of the International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) and the Chairman of the Singapore Democratic Party...

“A faceless GE” — SDP’s Damanhuri Abas looks back on GE2020

Singapore -- An opposition Singapore Democratic Party candidate in the recent General Election has posted on his experience at the hustings in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Facebook post, "Reflections On A Faceless GE", was published on Saturday (July 18) by Mr Damanhuri...

SDP candidate Bryan Lim: Singapore has a “pathetic Third World press”

Singapore -- A Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) candidate in the recent elections, Mr Bryan Lim, commented in a Facebook post on Friday (July 17) that Singapore is a "First World country with a pathetic Third World press". This comes only a few days after he...

SDP calls for ELD to reveal how many “irregular events” happened during Polling Day

Singapore – After a woman was unable to vote during the General Elections due to human error, opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) requested an independent inquiry be made on how Polling Day was conducted. A 36-year-old woman known only as Madam Lum missed her right...