News: Entries archive
02 January 2019
In this New Year, the Singapore Democrats renew our commitment and redouble our efforts to bring about positive change for our nation and our people.
2018 will be remembered as a year of price increases and economic lethargy, coupled by a government not providing fresh and enlightened leadership to tackling the unprecedented problems that lay ahead.
The only thing it seems certain of ... Read more »
10 December 2018
Singapore's sovereignty cannot and must not be compromised by anyone and in any form. The current dispute with Malaysia presents a situation where we must be resolute in the defence of our sovereignty.
The paramount objective must be to protect the well-being of our people. To this end, we must pursue every avenue to resolve the matter through dialogue and diplomacy. Our survival as a nation is de ... Read more »
26 November 2018
Mr Heng Swee Keat's appointment as the PAP's 1st Assistant Secretary-General and likely choice as the next Prime Minister has not come as a surprise. He has been mentioned repeatedly as one of the candidates for the PM post.
The question that Singaporeans are concerned about is not who becomes the next PM but rather what he will do for the country.
Singapore's futu ... Read more »
23 November 2018
The police action against The Online Citizen (TOC) and the seizure of Mr Terry Xu's equipment is yet another demonstration of a government that is totally out-of-sync with a maturing population.
If the authorities deem the report on the TOC website to be untrue, then it should provide its account of the matter. The tactic of ordering the police to visit the publisher's home to raid and con ... Read more »