The Fica bill was tabled in Singapore’s parliament just three weeks ago. Photo: Reuters
The Fica bill was tabled in Singapore’s parliament just three weeks ago. Photo: Reuters
Singapore

Singapore parliament passes foreign interference bill amid opposition calls for checks on abuse of power

  • K. Shanmugam did not identify sources of foreign meddling, saying there would be implications in naming countries, but mentioned expulsion of Chinese-American academic Huang Jing
  • Critics maintain Fica is too expansive, with courts having limited say on how authorities use it

Topic |   Singapore
The Fica bill was tabled in Singapore’s parliament just three weeks ago. Photo: Reuters
The Fica bill was tabled in Singapore’s parliament just three weeks ago. Photo: Reuters
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