Tag: Tan Cheng Bock

Tan Cheng Bock thanks WP MPs for their support

In a Facebook post titled ‘PSP's NCMPs Sworn into Parliament’, Secretary-General of the Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Dr Tan Cheng Bock congratulated Hazel Poa and Leong Mun Wai. On the 24th of August, Ms Hazel Poa and Mr Leong Mun Wai were sworn into Parliament...

Tan Cheng Bock thanks WP MPs for their support

In a Facebook post titled ‘PSP's NCMPs Sworn into Parliament’, Secretary-General of the Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Dr Tan Cheng Bock congratulated Hazel Poa and Leong Mun Wai. On the 24th of August, Ms Hazel Poa and Mr Leong Mun Wai were sworn into Parliament...

Tan Cheng Bock backs Pritam Singh, calls out those criticising LO’s intentions

Singapore -- Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Secretary-General Tan Cheng Bock has backed Workers' Party (WP) chief Pritam Singh for pledging to give to various causes 50 per cent of his additional earnings from his appointment as official Leader of the Opposition (LO). Mr Singh had...

PSP’s Tan Cheng Bock: “I am actually quite proud of that performance”

Giving a speech after the electoral results for the Progress Singapore Party (PSP), Secretary-General Dr Tan Cheng Bock thanked voters for their support. He said: “My young team didn’t win a seat but I must say we have caused an effect in this General Elections....

PAP’s S Iswaran and team take West Coast GRC with close margins

The People’s Action Party (PAP) team has emerged victorious at the West Coast Group Representation Constituency (GRC) in this year’s elections, winning against the Progress Singapore Party (PSP), with 51.69 per cent of the votes. The PAP saw 71,545 votes, with PSP garnering 66871 votes...

GE2020: Party leaders tackle 5 questions on election issues

Singapore -- In a video series by The Straits Times posted on Tuesday (July 7), questions were posed to leaders from four political parties on topics such as how they would address key issues and why voters should support them. In the five Question series,...

PSP’s Tan Cheng Bock: Now, I am back home in West Coast

Singapore -- In the GE2020 Constituency Political Broadcast on Wednesday (July 8), the Progress Singapore Party Secretary-General, Dr Tan Cheng Bock, and his team in West Coast GRC spoke about their contest against a People's Action Party team. Dr Tan said: "We live in unprecedented...

PSP Chief Tan Cheng Bock joins yet another opposition leader during walkabout

Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Chief Dr Tan Cheng Bock was seen with yet another opposition party leader just before his walkabout. He joined the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP)’s Chairman Professor Paul Tambyah during a visit in Bukit Panjang SMC, revealing that their friendship goes as...

Has tech narrowed the PAP-Opposition gap in these Covid-19 elections?

Written by: Aretha Chinnaphongse and Jillian Colombo Singapore -- The People's Action Party (PAP) has been referred to by The Economist as a "slick political machine", having held power since 1965. In the 2015 General Election, it won almost 70% of the popular vote.  Amidst Covid-19...

PSP Chief Tan Cheng Bock says police reports against WP’s Raeesah Khan tantamount to ‘gutter politics’

Secretary-general of the Progress Singapore Party (PSP) Dr Tan Cheng Bock referred to police reports made against Workers' Party (WP) candidate Raeesah Khan's social media posts as "gutter politics". Dr Tan added that he did not want to be involved in politics of that nature,...