New seed fund for women’s development programmes

A new seed fund to help women's organisations pilot or scale up development programmes for women will soon be introduced, said the Ministry of...

PVP chief Lim Tean calls upon PM Lee to fulfill promise to size down...

The promise of “smaller GRCs and more SMCs” made by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in 2016 must be delivered in the next General...

Cambodian Govt to call up Singapore Ambassador over PM Lee’s controversial remarks

The Khmer Times reported today (6 Jun) that the Cambodia government would be calling up the Singapore Ambassador soon to discuss the controversial remark...

New office to be set up to tackle fake news: S Iswaran

A new Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill (POFMA) office will be established to execute...

PM Lee Hsien Loong’s working visit to Argentina and participation in the G20 Leaders’...

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will make a working visit to Buenos Aires, Argentina in conjunction with the 13th G20 Leaders’ Summit, at the...

Here’s the cheat sheet to help you make sense of the 81-page fake news...

Not everyone will understand what the newly-passed fake news law is about, at first. And that’s fine. Like...

SDP proposes to revamp education system to cultivate creative and critical thinking individuals

Education is the bedrock of every successful civilisation and Singapore is no different. Since independence, the plenty of attention and effort and has put...

PMO convenes Public Sector Data Security Review Committee, following recent cybersecurity breaches in public...

A Public Sector Data Security Review Committee has been convened by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) in the wake of several cybersecurity breaches involving...

Public areas in Orchard Road precinct to be designated as no smoking zone from...

The National Environment Agency (NEA) announced in a press release on Wednesday (28 November) that public areas within the Orchard Road precinct will be...

Indranee: 4G leaders will strive to ensure all have opportunities to improve their lives

At a dialogue held by the National University of Singapore’s Social Service Research Centre yesterday (18 Jul), Second Minister for Education Indranee Rajah told...

Shuffle of appointments in the Council of Presidential Advisers as its chairman retires

Mr Eddie Teo will be appointed to be the new Chairman of the Council of Presidential Advisers (CPA) by the President under Article 37B(3A) of the...

Academics won’t be targeted by fake news law, says Ong Ye Kung

The Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill (POFMA) will not diminish, but enhance public discourse. This was the...

Indonesia’s Constitutional Court to hold hearing of Prabowo’s legal challenge against Jokowi’s Presidential Election...

Indonesia’s Constitutional Court has allowed the hearing of opposition former presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto’s lawsuit against his political opponent President Joko Widodo, who remains...

MP Lee follows NTUC’s idea offering $0.50 coffee or tea to elderly in her...

It was reported in the media today (1 Jul) that Member of Parliament Lee Bee Wah for Nee Soon GRC has also launched her...

Parliament: New seed fund for women’s development programmes to be introduced

SINGAPORE - A new seed fund to help women's organisations pilot or scale up development programmes for women will soon be introduced, said the...

Hungarian PM Orbán’s “illiberal democracy” bears striking similarities to Singapore’s model?

The prevalence of alleged cronyism and nepotism, the muzzling of independent press and opposition party supporters, and the use of state resources for election...

Judges must refer serious cases of hurt, harassment to police

Judges will be required to escalate serious cases of hurt or harassment to the police, under a new law, even if the victims have...

PM Lee’s Vietnamese “invasion” remarks “suggest an insolence” to Khmer Rouge massacre victims; politicians...

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s recent remarks on Vietnam’s intervention in Cambodia preceding the Khmer Rouge regime’s downfall “suggest an insolence” to over 1.6mil...

SDP to increase engagement with young Singaporeans, reiterate call for an opposition coalition: Party...

A unified opposition under the banner of one coalition will instil greater confidence and trust within Singaporeans when making their choice at the ballot...

It will be the end of Singapore if people who lack “honesty, dedication and...

While speaking at the Marina Parade National Day Dinner on Saturday (17 August), Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said that it’s getting tougher...

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