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PAP wins Singapore election, taking 83 of the 93 seats

The People's Action Party (PAP) retained power in Singapore's intensely-contested general election Friday, winning 83 of the 93 parliamentary seats at stake.

Singapore : Polling extended to 10 pm, 81 percent voted up...

Due to long queues, the polling hours for Singapore's 2020 General Election have been extended to 10 pm so that voters can cast their votes, according to Singapore's Election Department (ELD).

Singapore : East Coast GRC unique electoral division

One of the group representation constituencies in the Singapore General Election scheduled for Friday is unique in several ways.

PAP contests all 93 seats as Singapore polls sees over 190...

The People’s Action Party (PAP) is contesting all the 93 seats in its bid to retain power in the Singapore general election on July 10 that sees 191 candidates from 11 parties and one independent candidate in the fight.

Singapore to reopen 13 attractions in stages from July 1

Universal Studios Singapore (USS) and casinos at Resorts World Sentosa and Marina Bay Sands, are among 13 attractions in the republic to resume operations in stages from July 1.

Former S’pore PM Goh Chok Tong retires from politics

Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong has decided to retire from politics, according to Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

Singapore goes to the polls

Singapore today dissolved Parliament for a general election on July 10, with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong saying the country can a hold “a proper and safe election” as the COVID-19 situation is “relatively stable”.

Covid-19 : Singapore’s tally surpasses 39,000 mark, 422 new cases

Singapore preliminarily confirmed an additional 422 cases of COVID-19 infection with the vast majority being the foreign workers residing at dormitories.

Covid-19 : 548 more cases in Singapore, tally at 31,616

Singapore has preliminarily confirmed an additional 548 COVID-19 cases as of noon today, bringing the total tally to 31,616 with the number of patients recovering as of Saturday being 13,882. 

Covid-19 : First death sentence pronounced by remote hearing in Singapore

Singapore had its first criminal case in which a death sentence was pronounced by remote hearing on May 15, 2020, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.