Tag: Tommy Koh

Tommy Koh calls Ong Ye Kung ‘a great leader’

Singapore—Transport Minister Ong ye Kung penned a Facebook post on Wednesday (March 10) about giving an eight-year-old boy who loves trains a birthday treat...

Tommy Koh: PAP should welcome constructive critics, not feel threatened by them

Singapore—International lawyer and diplomat Tommy Koh encouraged the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) to welcome constructive critics instead of regarding them as a threat. On...

Tommy Koh backs out in less than 2 hours of offer to resign over...

Singapore -- It took Tembusu College Rector, Professor Tommy Koh, less than two hours to back out of an offer to resign from the...

Who won the election? According to Tommy Koh, Singapore did

Singapore—For Ambassador-at-Large Tommy Koh, the winner of last week’s General Election is Singapore itself. Mr Koh wrote an opinion piece in The Straits Times (ST)...

Tommy Koh: The way Singapore treats its foreign workers is not First World but...

 Singapore—Retired diplomat Tommy Koh, who made some irate last year with the comment that ‘Singapore is a first world nation with third world citizens,’...

Tommy Koh: “we have been tested by other crises before and survived”

Singapore –Tommy Koh shared an article he wrote appealing to fellow Singaporeans to remember the numerous crises the country has survived in the past...

Tommy Koh: Hawker food is part of our national identity

Singapore—At the launch of a new book entitled Fifty Secrets Of Singapore's Success, Ambassador-at-Large Tommy Koh said that the seemingly simple hawker centre food...

Tommy Koh’s predicts prosperity for Asia, but also more protests and a wider inequality...

Singapore—Veteran diplomat Tommy Koh made a forecast of what lies ahead for the year in a speech delivered at the Bank of Singapore's Beyond...

Netizens divided on Tommy Koh’s list of 5 tests Singaporeans should pass before becoming...

Singapore—On Sunday, December 22, diplomat and professor Tommy Koh wrote a column in The Straits Times (ST) wherein he listed the five tests Singaporeans...

Freedom of speech is the “right to agree with government and the right to...

The comments of Singapore's Education Minister Ong Ye Kung while responding to questions from Members of Parliament over the Yale-NUS out-of-classroom programme, created another...
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