Singapore’s China mercenaries wiped out in Commonwealth Games

In an unusual display of patriotism, Singaporeans are cheering Singapore's losses in the table tennis team. Singapore's exorbitant table tennis mercenaries bought from China saw crushing defeat in the Commonwealth...

Overseas Singaporeans pay Lee Hsien Loong lips service

A Singaporean businessman who left Singapore 15 years ago hit the headlines by entertaining Prime Minister and his state media with lips service. Saying that he always thinks about...

Minister Josephine Teo: Foreign students have 82% approval rate for PR

According to a Minister of State Josephine Teo in Parliament yesterday (Feb 6), foreign students who applied for permanent residency have about an 80% approval rate, and but only...

Ang Moh writer: Get a grip, you Singaporeans are strawberries

An Ang Moh writer from UK holding permanent residency in Singapore told state media CNA in an interview that Singaporeans should "get a grip" and not be "strawberries who...

Causeway to be congested further following fingerprint scanning

The cross border Causeway traffic is expected to be congested further following the Singapore government's decision to include fingerprint scanning for car travellers. According to the press release by...

Young Singaporeans swoop up 125 Australian visas within 5 minutes of launch

According to a state media report, 125 working holiday visas for Australia were fully taken up within 5 minutes of launch on the first day of opening on August...

Reuters: Singapore foreign workers earn S$18 a day, S$3 an hour for overtime

According to Reuters's interview with a Bangladeshi construction worker in Singapore, he earned only S$18 a day and S$3 an hour for overtime. The foreign worker also borrowed S$17,000...

6.9 million population target caused 17% spike in blood demand within 5 years

According to the latest figures from the Health Science Authority (HSA), demand for blood has increased 17%, or 111,633 units of blood, in the five years between 2016 and...

Australia: Working Holiday visa now open to Singaporeans

The Australian government today (June 2) announced that Singaporeans between the age of 18 and 30 will be welcomed to apply for Working Holiday visas from Aug 1, 2017...

BCA: Construction foreign workers to reduce 30% by 2020

Following continual weakening of the property and construction sector, Singapore's Building and Construction Authority (BCA) announced yesterday (May 28) that the number of construction foreign workers will be reduced...

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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"....