Tag: Vivian Balakrishnan

Vivian Balakrishnan and Pritam Singh: TraceTogether debate shows closing gap between PAP and Opposition...

The standard playbook for Parliament used to be different. A battery of government MPs would play around with a couple of lonely Opposition MPs...

WP’s Gerald Giam to question Vivian Balakrishnan on effects of Myanmar coup

Singapore -- Workers' Party (WP) treasurer Gerald Giam is set to raise concerns over the Myanmar coup and its effects on Singaporeans with Minister...

Vivian Balakrishnan “blindsided” by “ingenuity and brilliance” of TraceTogether app

Singapore -- Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan stepped forward on Tuesday (Feb 2) to take full responsibility for the TraceTogether mistake. The issue was brought to...

PSP’s Francis Yuen says Vivian Balakrishnan having “overlooked” the CPC with regards to TraceTogether...

Following the Progress Singapore Party's (PSP) statement on Jan 10 about ministers backtracking on TraceTogether promises, PSP Assistant Secretary-General Francis Yuen explained the party's...

TraceTogether app data: Vivian Balakrishnan admits he had not thought of CPC

Singapore -- Speaking in Parliament on Tuesday (Jan 5), Dr Vivian Balakrishnan issued a clarification on the collection and use of TraceTogether app data...

Johor Bahru businesses plead for borders to reopen

Kuala Lumpur – Businesses in Johor Bahru have urged the Malaysian government to reopen borders to Singapore as they continue to struggle amid the...

PM Lee only leader who promised to give migrant workers same access to health...

Singapore—Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, the country’s Foreign Affairs Minister, was interviewed on CNBC Asia's Squawk Box Asia on December 17 to further discuss Singapore’s plans...

Limited reopening of Malaysia-Singapore border from Aug 17

Johor Baru — There will be a limited reopening of the Malaysia-Singapore border from Monday (Aug 17) under the Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL) and...

4G leaders give Heng Swee Keat full support —Vivian Balakrishnan

Singapore—The fourth generation of the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) or 4G have give their full support to Prime Minister-designate Heng Swee Keat, said...

WP = PAP Lite? Dr Balakrishnan paid opposition party an “unintended compliment”

Singapore — As the election campaign heats up, there have been more lively exchanges  between candidates of the different parties. Among the remarks noticed by...
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