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...

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...

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...

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...

Infant milk most expensive in the world, inflate 120% in 10 years

Singapore's infant milk powder has become the most expensive in the world, surpassing even Australia. According to official figures from the Singapore Department of Statistics, the average retail price...

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...

PM Lee Hsien Loong: I manage population growth carefully

Speaking at a new citizenship award ceremony today (May 27), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong created a fake news claiming that he manages the population growth "carefully": "Singapore accepts an...

Ministry of Health: Not enough kidney dialysis centres

According to the Ministry of Health (MOH), Singapore's three charity kidney dialysis organisations had space for only 100 new dialysis patients and would last only until June or July....

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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"....