China cancel HSR without condition, Singapore demand penalty instead

Malaysia has successfully received a helpline from China, with the US$20 billion High Speed Rail project cancelled without any condition. China's project contractor, China Communications Communication Co Ltd, said...

Lee Hsien Loong’s S$20 million down the drain as US-NK relations sour

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's earlier S$20 million sponsorship for hosting the Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un meeting has just been washed down the drain with North Korea openly hitting...

Transport Minister deliberately spending S$10 million a month on scrapped HSR

Despite having been informed by Malaysia that the High Speed Rail (HSR) project would be discontinued, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan has continued to spend S$10 million a month....

Malaysia ignore Singapore’s deadline, to negotiate water price and HSR

According to a complaint by the Singapore Ministry of Transport, Malaysia has still not arranged a meeting date over the High Speed Rail (HSR) project. Although Malaysia's Foreign Minister...

Putting HSR on indefinite hiatus will be Malaysia’s solution

Malaysia is currently stuck in a catch-22 situation: pay up RM500 million for terminating the High Speed Rail (HSR) project or incur a RM110 billion for continuing. Given its...

Singaporeans rallying behind Malaysia against Lee Hsien Loong

Most Singaporeans are publicly expressing their support for the new Malaysian Pakatan government and their Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad against their own Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in the...

Malaysia ignores Singapore’s demand for July 31 meeting

Malaysia has deliberately ignored Singapore government's demand that they respond by July 31 on the status of the High Speed Rail. The Singapore's Ministry of Transport sent out the...

Singapore punished for Lee Hsien Loong’s unethical dealing with corrupted regimes

From water prices to High Speed Rail contract breakdown, Singapore has itself to blame for unethically dealing with the corrupted head of state for Malaysia. Or at least Lee...

Johor Chief Minister: Sell water to Singapore at same price with Melaka

Speaking to reporters at a media conference, the Chief Minister of Malaysian state Johor proposed that the price of water sold to Singapore should be raised to the similar...

Singapore: China fabricate lies and fake news

After wrecking bilateral relationship with Malaysia, Singapore's diplomat Bilahari Kausikan now hit at China and accused the Chinese of fabricating lies and fake news to establish diplomacy: "Beijing uses a...

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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"....