Tan Chuan Jin proven wrong on single parents

Ex-Minister for Social and Family Development (MSF) Tan Chuan Jin may have to be charged for propagating fake news when he said in 2015 that letting single parents have...

Minister Grace Fu dismiss social class gap: My statistics says otherwise

Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday (Jan 17), Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu told state media Straits Times that she is not alarmed by the...

Worsening poverty sees three armed robberies in two months in Singapore

Singapore's worsening poverty just saw three high profile armed robberies in two months, and with two happening on two consecutive days. On Monday (Jul 31), a 48-year-old Singaporean armed...

Ministry of Education demolish 4 neighbourhood JCs, 3 sec and 7 pri schools

In yet another move to uphold elitism and reduce competition from non-elite students, the Ministry of Education (MOE) removed 4 neighbourhood Junior Colleges (JCs) - namely Tampines TPJC, Serangoon...

Number of Singaporeans forced out of retirement to work doubled

According to the latest labour statistics from the Ministry of Manpower, the number of Singaporeans, aged 60 and above, being forced out of retirement to work has more than...

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...

Report: Singapore’s second most expensive Asian city for the rich

A luxury lifestyle cost of living report by private banker Julius Baer revealed that Singapore is the second most expensive city in Asia for the rich. Using 20 luxurious...

Singapore Government: Brexit is outright racism and unnecessary

Following the official announcement of Britain's exit from the European Union, leaders of the Singapore government reacted very negatively with Deputy Prime Minister Tharman calling it "outright racism". Yesterday (Jun...

NEA: Charge Singaporeans for the amount of rubbish they throw

The National Environment Agency (NEA) is considering to charge Singapore residents by the amount of rubbish they throw. The idea was proposed by an Canada-based environmental consultant Golder Associates,...

NWC: Please increase salaries by S$50

Singapore government-controlled union National Wages Council (NWC), today called for employers to increase the salaries of low wage workers (earning up to S$1,100 a month) by S$50-S$65. NWC chairman Peter...

Latest article

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"....