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  1. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Defiant Singaporeans watch banned political documentary in Malaysia

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 06:02am by AFP

    ... this film to have been seen [in Singapore]," director Tan Pin Pin told the audience in remarks after the screening. Tan added that she was weighing her options, including launching an appeal ...

  2. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Rethink urged as Singapore bans documentary about political exiles

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 04:07am by AFP

    ... ahead. They expressed "deep disappointment" at the Media Development Authority's decision to ban the public showing of local film director Tan Pin Pin's To Singapore, ... and festival programmers. Many commentators have described it as essential viewing for all Singaporeans," they said. Tan, the film's director, is a rising star in Singapore's tiny ...

  3. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore in 'mid-life crisis' as Lee Hsien Loong marks 10 years in power

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:43am by Satish Cheney

    ... a much tougher job than his predecessors," said Eugene Tan, a law professor at the Singapore Management University. "Twenty years of preparation have not made things any easier for PM ... but at least we're headed in the right direction." Lee had had to "emote" more than his predecessors, Tan said. "It's a challenge to get the balance of hard and soft power ...

  4. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    76-year-old ban on gay sex challenged in Singapore’s top court

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 10:39pm by BLOOM

    ... Belinda Ang and Woo Bih Li are hearing the arguments on behalf of Chee, 38, and Lim, 46, as well as a parallel appeal by another man, Tan Eng Hong, against the ban on acts of "gross ...

  5. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore's old order ready for fall, says candidate Tan Jee Say

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... 'ready to take over' in Lion City Encouraged by recent electoral gains, opposition candidate Tan Jee Say believes the ruling party's long-held grip on government could come to an end ... visit to Hong Kong. Very much a product of the ruling People's Action Party's (PAP), which has been Singapore's ruling party since 1959, Tan appears an unlikely opposition ...

  6. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore cracks down on World Cup illegal betting

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 01:40pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... of a global match-fixing syndicate, including the suspected mastermind Dan Tan, an associate of Perumal. A Singaporean investigative journalist who has reported extensively on football match-fixing said in a book released this month that Tan’s ring had planned to rig the this year FIFA World Cup before authorities moved to indefinitely detain them. The Doha-based watchdog International ...

  7. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore firm charged over arms smuggling to North Korea

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 03:51pm

    ... affairs ministries said in a joint statement that the charges were filed against Chinpo Shipping Company and a Singapore citizen identified as Tan Hui Tin. The statement said the Singapore Police ... of North Korea. Tan, the 50-year-old daughter of Chinpo’s chairman, was charged with withholding potential electronic evidence. Singapore in January received information ...

  8. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Celebration by Filipinos sparks wave of anti-immigrant abuse in Singapore

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 11:34pm by AFP

    ... it said. Eugene Tan, an associate law professor at the Singapore Management University, said that the online backlash was a "visceral overreaction and it does not reflect the sentiments of the average Singaporean. "The anger probably stems from unhappiness with the government's immigration policy," said Tan, a social commentator and appointed lawmaker. Singapore's ...

  9. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore blogger offers Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong HK$30,000 compensation for defamatory post

    Posted May 27th 2014, 04:45pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... leaders, including Lee and his father, former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, have countered that the lawsuits are necessary to protect their reputations. Manpower minister Tan Chuan-Jin last year ...

  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Xenophobe or brave patriot? Gilbert Goh polarises Singapore over immigration

    Posted May 11th 2014, 06:02am by Satish Cheney

    ... ones. But very often, the hardliners' vitriol is directed primarily at the government, said Eugene Tan, an appointed lawmaker in parliament and a law professor. "The foreigners ... for, real xenophobia". Both Siew and Tan said Singaporeans in general accepted foreigners and that discerning outsiders knew that anti-foreigner sentiment, while more vocal in recent ...




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