SDP: WHY DID LAWRENCE WONG KEEP QUIET ON PROBLEMATIC SIGMA LIFTS DESPITE SPATE OF ACCIDENTS?

The Straits Times reported last week that Sigma Elevator, a lift company, had been banned from tendering for new HDB projects since October 2015 because of poor performance of its lifts. But after a spate of serious lift malfunctions that resulted in severe injuries and even one death, Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong did not reveal this fact.

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MIXED-BLOOD S'POREAN TOLD TO GO BACK TO PHILIPPINES BY RACIST CHINESE MAN @ CHANGI AIRPORT

So you repeat yourself, loud and nasty for everyone to hear. “No hugging here. Can you see? This is Singapore. Go hug outside (the rails).” The women are shocked. The child is shocked. I am shocked. Joy sufficiently wiped from their faces, they exit past the rails but the mood for indiscriminate hugging has vanished. “This is Singapore. You Filipinos, go back to the Philippines. This is Singapore.” I stand stunned. My heart feels sick for this family that such ugliness is the first thing that greets them.

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