Lee Hsien Loong: Low birth rate happens because “people have not yet had children”

In a confounding press release by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's office (PMO) over the latest population statistics, the Prime Minister went into senseless rambling writing that low birth...

Minister Chan Chun Sing: Foreign labour improve quality of workforce

Newly-appointed Minister of Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing has announced that the government will maintain open immigration policies to take in more foreign labour. The PAP Minister claimed...

Minister Josephine Teo: Low birthrate, we need more foreigners

For the 18th year in a row, Singapore has in 2018 scored the world's lowest fertility rate of 1.16. Minister Josephine Teo said the figure is a 7-year-low, and...

16% jump in Indian arrival to Singapore

According to the Singapore Tourism Board, the number of Indians coming into Singapore has jumped 16% in a year, crossing the one million mark for three years in a...

Former HDB CEO: Population must increase even if MRT keeps breaking down

A member of the ruling party elite and long-time civil servant, Dr Liu Thai Ker, has told state media CNA in an interview that the Singapore population must continue...

Report: Birth rate continue to fall, world’s lowest for second straight year at 1.20

In the latest population population report by the National Talent and Population Division (NTPD), Singapore's birth rate has continued to fall from 33,725 in 2016 to 33,167 births in...

Singaporean boss activate 13 foreign workers to help push car

A Singaporean boss activated 13 foreign workers to help push his car which was stuck at the staircase of Waterway Point. A spokesperson for the shopping mall told the...

Singapore birth rate to fall further, marriage on 3rd year decline

Singapore's birth rate has the world's lowest birth rate at 1.20 in 2016 and the figure is projected to fall further with declining marriage figures for the 3rd year...

MOM: Singaporeans continue to clock longest working hours in the world

According to the latest employment statistics by the Ministry of Manpower today (June 13), Singaporeans clocked an average of 45.2 hours a week for the first quarter of March....

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...

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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"....