Parliament

S'pore green groups hope primate scientist Andie Ang can be considered for NMP

Three candidates were nominated at the virtual town hall and Ang had the most number of votes.

November 19, 2020, 02:25 PM

S'pore arts community holding town hall meeting for individuals to volunteer for Arts NMP role

It could be you.

November 14, 2020, 12:45 PM

Opposition MPs given chance to debate WP motion on criminal justice system but didn’t do so: Indranee

There is consensus the system is not broken, she said.

November 08, 2020, 09:12 PM

Leon Perera: PAP's amendments to WP's motion on criminal justice system changed its meaning

The amendments were tabled by PAP MP Murali Pillai and passed in Parliament.

November 06, 2020, 01:47 AM

TraceTogether entry won't be compulsory until token distribution is completed: Janil Puthucheary

The government had not expected the "surge in demand", he said.

November 05, 2020, 05:57 PM

Can't compare suicide figures before & after it was decriminalised in S'pore: Desmond Tan

Attempted suicide was decriminalised in Singapore in 2019.

November 05, 2020, 10:04 AM

Authorities did further investigation on Liews after High Court's decision: Shanmugam

The Minister was also asked by PAP MP Xie Yao Quan if Parti Liyani was actually guilty.

November 05, 2020, 12:18 AM

Manpower issues no excuse for lapses in police investigations: Shanmugam

Members of Parliament Christopher de Souza and Zhulkarnain Abdul Rahim also asked about the impartiality of the system and video recording of statements.

November 04, 2020, 10:26 PM

Not all items taken by Parti Liyani affected by break in chain of custody: Shanmugam

Shanmugam said the police could have acted faster to prevent the break in chain of custody for some of the items.

November 04, 2020, 05:48 PM

S'pore govt trialing pre-event Covid-19 testing to allow more people to attend 'higher-risk' activities: Gan Kim Yong

Frequency at which the activity takes place and potential risk factors inherent to the nature of the event are among considerations the government takes when determining capacity limits of events.

November 04, 2020, 04:21 PM