Healthcare is a basic right as enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other similar covenants. It is not a commodity, and we believe that market forces have no part to play in the financing or delivery of basic healthcare to the people in our country. This was historically the case in Singapore. The availability of low-cost, affordable, quality healthcare in the 1950s, ‘60s and ‘70s was one reason for Singapore’s rapid progress into the ranks of developed nations.
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Justice Warren Khoo's Grounds o...
On 18 June, the CEC issued a news release announcing the plaintiff’s resignation as the party’s secretary-general. The statement was an attempt at putting an agreeable and positive face to the underlying differences between the plaintiff and his by now estranged party colleagues. It spoke of the plaintiff in laudatory terms and recorded his contributions to the party and the cause of opposition politics in Singapore.
Promise To The Residents: The SDP T...
We will strive to set new standards in town council management by adopting best practices in transparency and accountability. It is only through confidence in the SDP working for the people at the constituency level will Singaporeans gain trust in our party to eventually take over as government.
A NEW ECONOMIC VISION: Towards Inno...
The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has drawn up an alternative economic programme to chart a new course for our economy and take our nation to a new and dynamic level.
Our programme emphasises fairness and promotes equal opportunity, it focuses on cultivating an innovative and productive community, and it establishes a society that inspires compassion.