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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...

Sylvia Lim files parliamentary motion to examine issues arising from Parti Liyani case

Singapore -- Workers' Party (WP) Chairman Sylvia Lim has filed an Adjournment Motion in Parliament to examine the issues that have arisen from the court case involving former maid Parti Liyani. The motion, entitled "Justice For All: Enhancing Equity In...
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