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    The Workers’ Party media statement

    The Workers’ Party media statement

    The Workers’ Party Central Executive Committee has approved the formation of a Disciplinary Panel to look into the admissions made by MP Raeesah Khan in Parliament on 1 Nov 2021, arising from an earlier speech made by the MP in Parliament on 3 Aug 2021. The Panel comprises Secretary-General Pritam Singh, Chair Sylvia Lim and

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    Secretary-General’s statement

    Secretary-General’s statement

    MP Raeesah Khan should not have shared an account that contained untruths in the House. The Parliament (Privileges, Immunities and Powers) Act gives an MP significant freedom of speech, to the extent that what is said in Parliament cannot be impeached or questioned outside Parliament. However, this freedom of speech does not extend to communicating

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    Amendments to the Foreign Interference (Countermeasures) Bill

    Amendments to the Foreign Interference (Countermeasures) Bill

    The Workers’ Party refers to the Foreign Interference (Countermeasures) Bill which was introduced for First Reading in Parliament on 13 September 2021. While The Workers’ Party believes in countering legitimate acts of foreign interference, we disagree with the current form of the Bill in achieving the said objective.

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    Meet the People sessions will resume 23 August 2021

    Meet the People sessions will resume 23 August 2021

    MEDIA STATEMENT As announced via notice boards last week and in light of the recent easing of Covid restrictions, Workers’ Party MPs in Aljunied GRC, Hougang SMC and Sengkang GRC will resume physical Meet the People sessions with effect from Monday 23 August. We hope that this announcement reaches all constituents living in Aljunied, Hougang

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    The Workers’ Party Labour Day Message 2021

    The Workers’ Party Labour Day Message 2021

    THE WORKERS’ PARTY LABOUR DAY MESSAGE: 1 MAY 2021 On this Labour Day, we see that Singapore has made progress in combating the spread of COVID-19. Even as we keep our guard up, we should recognise the nation’s profound debt to our front-liners in the healthcare sector, the security sector, cleaners, delivery personnel and many others,

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    The Workers’ Party CEC Election 2020

    The Workers’ Party CEC Election 2020

    The Workers’ Party held its Cadre Members’ Conference on 27 December 2020.   The Cadre Members elected the following as Party Chair and Secretary-General:   Chair: Ms Sylvia Lim Swee Lian (林瑞莲), 55Secretary-General: Mr Pritam Singh (毕丹星), 44   The following 12 members were elected to the Central Executive Committee (CEC):   Mr Chua Kheng

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