Thursday, June 24, 2021

Lee Hsien Loong

Singapore names new finance minister amid succession overhaul

Lawrence Wong, currently education minister, was picked as the replacement for Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in a major Cabinet reshuffle.

Spotlight on quartet in search for ‘runner-up’ to replace Singapore’s PM Lee

The four come from the so-called '4G' team which forms the top leadership of Singapore's People's Action Party.

Singapore blogger told to pay US$100,000 for sharing article linking PM to 1MDB

Leong Sze Hian's lawyer describes the verdict as a 'wrong and deeply flawed decision', saying the prime minister had 'picked on the defendant when there are many others' who had shared the defamatory article.

New Singapore plant part solution to water independence

The versatile new plant will make Singapore less reliant on water imported from Sungai Johor.

Mahkamah Singapura dengar rayuan lelaki cabar undang-undang haramkan seks sejenis

Seorang doktor yang menganjurkan rapat umum pertama menyokong komuniti homoseksual di Singapura itu mencabar Seksyen 377A, Kanun Keseksaan.  

No go for KL-Singapore rail project as deadline passes

Malaysia and Singapore were unable to agree on changes proposed by Putrajaya due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the Malaysian economy.

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