The SDP is of the view that High Court Judge Chua Lee Ming is mistaken in his decision to dismiss Dr Wong Souk Yee's application for a by-election in the Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC on two counts.
The first is that the Constitution stipulates that “Whenever the seat of a Member, not being a non-constituency Member, has become vacant for any reason other than a dissolutio ... Read more »
HDB's CEO Dr Cheong Koon Hean said in a forum last week that buyers of resale flats should pay less for older flats because these flats have a lease of 99 years.
This is bad news for Singaporeans who paid premium prices for the flats because we were promised that the value of our flats would appreciate over time. Moreover, many used our CPF savings to service the housing loans.
Becaus ... Read more »
Mr Simon Milner, Facebook's Vice President for Public Policy, Asia Pacific, has assured the SDP that the company has "well-established processes" in place to ensure that activities of its employees who may be engaged in partisan politics in Singapore "do not involve Facebook's company resources".
Mr Milner was replying to the ... Read more »
In his judgement rendered today, High Court Judge Chua Lee Ming said that a by-election cannot be held unless the remaining MPs in the GRC vacate their seats.
During the hearing on 22 January 2018, Justice Chua asked repeatedly of counsel Mr Peter Low where Article 49(1) of the Singapore Constitution says that the remaining MPs in a GRC must resign to trigger a by-election if one of the seats i ... Read more »
YOUR VOICE IN PARLIAMENT
The Singapore Democrats have proposed a set of realistic and workable alternative policies that will make Singapore a better, more secure, and less stressful place to live in.
Competent. Constructive. Compassionate.
Qualities we have been working to build up the SDP as an opposition party that will be speaking up and fighting on your behalf.
Together we can make a difference.
There is hope for a different future, a different way of doing things, if we’re brave enough to make a fresh start.
Please donate and support democracy
Thank you for considering giving to the Singapore Democratic Party. There are several ways in which you can donate.
19 July 2017 by Singapore Democrats