Minister Chee Hong Tat: Simplistic and flawed to align closer with China

Senior Minister of State Chee Hong Tat expressed an open aggression against China yesterday (May 26), calling Singaporeans who want Singapore to align closer to China "simplistic and flawed". "Some...

Lee Hsien Loong tries to salvage deteriorating China diplomacy

Following a day after an open criticism by China's senior diplomat at a high level forum, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is trying to salvage the deteriorating diplomatic...

Detained SAF vehicles arrived in Singapore

After detaining 9 SAF Terrex vehicles for more than two months in Hong Kong, the shipment has arrived in Singapore today (Jan 30) at 2.40pm. According to the media...

Singapore Defence Ministry not complying with One-China policy

In a public statement by Singapore Defence Ministry, the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) said that it has "communicated its formal position" to the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative...

Singapore’s worsening diplomatic ties underscore impact of Lee Kuan Yew’s death

Following the death of Singapore's iconic former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew in March 2015, Singapore's diplomatic relations with major trading partners have took a turn for the worse....

Minister Vivian Balakrishnan: We will not comply with China’s request

In a media response over China's warning over Singapore's military ties with Taiwan and it's stance over the South China Sea, Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan refused to comply with...

Lee Hsien Loong hit China: You are not the Middle Kingdom

Speaking at a Question-and-Answer session at the APEC CEO Summit last Friday (Nov 18), Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong hit out at China saying that the country is...

Philippines resolved South China Sea territories dispute without Singapore’s interference

Philippines become the first nation to resolved its dispute on South China Sea without the help of ASEAN and Singapore. President Rodrigo Duterte today (Nov 21) issued an executive...

Singapore Lee Hsien Loong made a fool over South China Sea by ASEAN countries

"Respect the rule of law", said Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in August who told China to keep their hands off the South China Sea after the announcement...

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Epilogue

The past week has been heartening to read that many Singaporeans have expressed disappointment in the shut down of States Times Review. I have been...

STR to shut down

The States Times Review website has been blocked under false charges of "fake news" and "criminal defamation" laid by the Singapore dictatorship.   As such, the...

Law Minister K Shanmugam threatens 2 years jail for “Criminal Defamation”

Singapore's Law Minister K Shanmugam has gone to the local state media threatening that the articles published by States Times Review is "criminal defamation"....