Alvin Tan: I pity Singaporeans

There's nobody I pity more than average Singaporeans: -They work like a dog for 30 years in soul-sucking office jobs they hate to pay for a $500,000 cramped flat that...

Temasek Holdings: We lost S$24 billion in a year

Singapore's sovereign wealth-fund company Temasek Holdings reportedly lost S$24 billion in its latest financial year report FY2016 dating March 31. The news which saw the investment arm of the...

Workers’ Party Sylvia Lim confirms the same team will serve Aljunied GRC

In a media interview during a walkabout at Nee Soon GRC today (August 16), Workers' Party Sylvia Lim confirmed that the incumbent team will remain to serve in Aljunied...

NTUC threaten whistleblower with “necessary actions to protect our reputation”

After a video of a rat found in NTUC supermarket at Kang Kar mall went viral, the government-affiliated supermarket now threatens the whistleblower with "necessary actions" which they claimed to...

Survey: Singaporeans work longer hours than Japanese

An employment survey conducted by the Manpower Group found that Singaporean millennial - age between 16 and 34 - work longer hours than Japanese millennial. On average, Singapore millennial...

Editor’s note: Granted Australian PR

Hi STR readers, Thank you for your support over the year and a half. Those who have followed STR after the shut down of The Real Singapore, thank you for...

Singapore High Comm spread false news: Amos Yee jailed for hate speech, not political...

Unhappy with US financial news giant The Economist's damning report on the Singapore government, the High Commissioner for Singapore in London Foo Chi Hsia published a fake news claiming...

Video: Lee Kuan Yew interview: Demonstrations in Singapore is good for the future

Lee Kuan Yew supporting open demonstration in Singapore: It is good for the future An undated interview by Lee Kuan Yew with United States officials over Singapore's diplomacy with China...

Property sales volume fall 30% year-to-year in October

Singapore's property market continue its slump in October with a 30% fall year-to-year comparison in October, despite performing better than September's. The government state media CNA however highlighted that...

Singapore Police could not stand criticism, accuse critic of ignorance

After being criticised by a former economist of GIC and current Lee Kuan Yew school's adjunct professor Yeoh Lam Keong, the Singapore Police hastily accused the critic of being...

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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"....