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Pritam Singh: Courts, Not Ministers, Should Be Decision Makers In Fake News Bill

Pritam Singh: Courts, Not Ministers, Should Be Decision Makers In Fake News Bill

Workers Party Secretary-General and MP for Aljunied, Pritam Singh, said in Parliament that the WP opposes the Fake News Bill, and reiterated their stand that the Courts, and not Ministers, should be the decision maker of Fake News. He also said that there is a genuine sense among Singaporeans that this Bill can easily be abused in the wrong hands.

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WP MPS KENA SUED AGAIN, THIS TIME BY PASIR RIS-PUNGGOL TOWN COUNCIL

Workers' Party and Aljunied GRC Members of Parliament Low Thia Khiang, Sylvia Lim and Pritam Singh among others will now have to fend off a 2nd lawsuit after Pasir Ris-Punggol Town Council announced that it too would begin legal proceedings against the WP town councillors to recover allegedly mismanaged funds.

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PRITAM SINGH: WERE LOCALS BEHIND SMEAR TACTIC AGAINST WP IN GE2015?

Posting his thoughts on Minister without Portfolio Chan Chun Sing's speech today on possible attempts by foreign powers to influence local politics and electoral processes, Workers' Party member of parliament for Aljunied Pritam Singh wrote that there could have been a local hand behind a well known smear tactic against the WP and its supporters during the 2015 General Elections.

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SECTION 52 OF THE TOWN COUNCILS ACT ENOUGH TO PROTECT WP COUNCILLORS OF ALL FAULT?

The only claims against Pritam Singh, Kenneth Foo and Chua Zhi Hon are in respect of the appointment of LST Architects without due tender. This was said to be a breach of the duties of care and skill (qua fiduciary) and/or duty of care and skill in tort. I saw no allegation of bad faith against them in the SoC. Why wouldn't Section 52 of the Town Councils Act be a complete defence?

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LEGAL ACTION AGAINST WP JUST A DISTRACTION FROM OXLEY SAGA & RESERVED PRESIDENCY!

Gilbert Goh thinks the legal action against Workers' Party is just a distraction from the problems plaguing Oxley saga and the upcoming Presidential election. He compared this to Ang Mo Kio Town Council's alleged corruption which was mysteriously solved by dismissing a general manager and settled out of public scrutiny.

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PRITAM SINGH: SINCE 2005, SG PER CAPITA WATER CONSUMPTION FELL, SO WHY INCREASE PRICES?

The Workers' Party has weighed in on the water price hikes and the rising cost of living in parliament. Member of Parliament Pritam Singh says that the increase comes at an untimely moment when there was a 15% increase in HDB car park charges, higher electricity and gas charges and higher Service and Conservancy rates within the last 3 months.

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PRITAM SINGH: WHEN SG IS PUSHED ARD ON INTERNATIONAL STAGE, S'POREAN SHD TAKE ON STRONGER NATION & IDENTITY SENSE

Numbers, sometimes, tell the best stories – whether they are about foreign policy, trade or the economy in general. These latest tables published by the Singapore Department of Statistics reveal that the United States and Japan are the biggest foreign investors in Singapore, their $250b accounting for almost 25% of all our foreign investments (Table 1

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