In response to claims that the Singapore government is interfering in Amos Yee's asylum process in the US, Ambassador-at-large Bilahari Kausikan has weighed in and rubbished these "conspiracy theories".
Every civil servant pays for parking. That teachers did not pay was an anomaly. Whether the anomaly ought to have been rectified is another matter. I personally think it would have been wiser to let things be and justify it as an exception to the rule. There are several arguments that could have been used.
Bilahari Kausikan is currently an Ambassador-At-Large with the MFA. As a representative of the government drawing his million dollars salary, I don't know why he is insulting the wife of Msian PM Najib like this.
Latin American country Chile has beaten all the Muslim countries over Gaza issue by taking a practical step rather than mere talk. Yesterday Chilean government confirmed that they have suspended Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations with Israel and they are considering a complete withdrawal of its ambassador to Tel Aviv in protest against the Israeli bombing campaign on Palestinian civilians in the Gaza Strip.