National Day Rally

The SDP has applied for a public license to stage a National Day Rally on August 26, 2001, Sunday, at the Yio Chu Kang Stadium. The application was made on July 18, 2001. SDP Assistant Secretary-General Wong Hong Toy has written to the Licensing Division to ask the Police to issue the license without furtherContinue reading “National Day Rally”

Chee, back from the US, says ‘There’s so much energy there’

Dr Chee Soon Juan recently returned from the U.S. after finishing a six-month fellowship at the Center for International Studies at the University of Chicago. Dr Chee spent most of his time there doing research for his new book (which will be out shortly), and giving lectures and talks. He also travelled to different partsContinue reading “Chee, back from the US, says ‘There’s so much energy there’”

SDP urges US Government to respect rights of Singaporeans

The SDP is deeply concerned about newspaper reports that US Republican congressional leaders have criticized President Bill Clinton’s negotiations with Singapore to sign a free trade agreement because it includes labor and environmental standards. Singapore is run by an authoritarian government that does not respect the rights of the people. Because of this, Singaporeans doContinue reading “SDP urges US Government to respect rights of Singaporeans”

Condolences to families of SQ Flight 006

The SDP is deeply saddened by the crash of flight SQ006 in Taipei. We send our condolences to the families of those who died in the tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this difficult time. Chee Soon JuanSecretary-General