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KF Seetoh calls out PAP’s Edward Chia on minimum wage issue

Makansutra founder and advocate for everything hawker, KF Seetoh, took to social media criticizing People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament (MP) Edward Chia for his comments on minimum wage despite being a business owner. Mr Chia is the business...

PSP NCMP Hazel Poa on education: Why are Singaporeans losing out in the job market in our own country?

During the debate on strategies to emerge stronger from the COVID-19 pandemic, NCMP Hazel Poa said that while Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Heng Swee Keat spoke extensively about the economic plans to address the post Covid-19 situation in Singapore,...

Leong Mun Wai on tax and fee hikes: Govt is “giving with one hand and taking with the other”

During the debate on strategies to emerge stronger from the COVID-19 pandemic, NCMP Leong Mun Wai said that by “hastily increasing taxes and fees while at the same time pledging Covid-19 support measures”, the government was seen as “giving...

Indranee Rajah: About 31,700 given Singapore PR status each year over the past 5 years

Singapore -- About 31,700 people were given Singapore Permanent Resident status each year over the past five years, according to Minister in the Prime Minister's Office Indranee Rajah in Parliament on Wednesday (Oct 14). Ms Rajah, who oversees the National...

DPM Heng’s ministerial statement on Covid-19 and S’pore’s fiscal position

Speaking in Parliament on Monday (Oct 5), Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Heng Swee Keat touched on Singapore’s progress through the Covid-19 crisis, as well as on her overall fiscal position. He announced that according to the Monetary Authority of Singapore,...

Sylvia Lim will not re-file adjournment motion on Parti Liyani case: Workers’ Party

Singapore -- Workers’ Party Chairman Sylvia Lim will not be re-filing her adjournment motion to speak in Parliament on issues pertaining to the high-profile court case involving domestic helper Parti Liyani. In a statement on Friday (Oct 2), the party...

Lee Hsien Yang questions why parliamentary motion raised by Sylvia Lim is “NOT on agenda”

Lee Hsien Yang, brother of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong took to social media questioning why Workers' Party (WP) MP Sylvia Lim’s motion to speak on the high-profile case involving former maid Parti Liyani was not chosen. Sharing Progress Singapore...

Leong Mun Wai: Most Singaporeans would prefer Parti Liyani case prioritised over other issues

Singapore—After the news that the motion of MP Sylvia Lim, the Workers’ Party chair, to speak on enhancing equity in the criminal justice system was not selected for the next Parliament sitting this month, NCMP Leong Mun Wai wrote...

Netizen questions parliamentary motions ballot after Sylvia Lim’s motion was not selected

Migrants’ rights activits Kokila Annamalai questioned in a Facebook post on Tuesday (Sep 29) why Parliamentary motions were selected through a random ballot. Ms Annamalai wrote: “Surely there can be a more meaningful way to select which motion gets heard,...

K Shanmugam: Good to discuss Parti Liyani case in Parliament, will make Ministerial Statement

Singapore -- Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said on Wednesday (Sept 16) that it will be good to discuss openly the Parti Liyani case in Parliament. He added that he will be making a Ministerial Statement on...
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Billionaire heiress Kim Lim only lasted two months in her 2nd marriage

Singaporean celebrity heiress Kim Lim confirmed that her marriage with Leslie Leow, her 2nd husband, has ended after being together for only 2 months.  The...

Netizen seeks woman who lent her $10 at Punggol MRT taxi stand to take train

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