Tag: Lee Kuan Yew
Li is the nephew of Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong and second son of Lee's younger brother Hsien Yang.
Lee Hsien Yang's comments come amid a bitter family dispute over the house of their father Lee Kuan Yew.
The prime minister's siblings accuse him of blocking the house's demolition to capitalise on their father's legacy for his own political agenda.
The Singaporean prime minister is nearly 67 and has said he will step down by the time he is 70.
The Court of Appeal threw out an earlier ruling that denied Li the chance to argue that a court order that allowed Singaporean authorities to serve him papers in Massachusetts late last year was improper.
The prime minister says the water issue is among the things to settle with Singapore, and pushes back against super powers China and US.
Goh Chok Tong berkata Dr Mahathir ingatkannya kepada ungkapan terkenal Lee Kuan Yew berkenaan kebangkitan walau semasa terlantar sakit.
Goh Chok Tong, who was Singapore's prime minister from 1990 to 2004, praises Dr Mahathir Mohamad for his 'indomitable will and energy to right what he thinks is wrong with his country'.
Siblings criticise report published by a committee on Monday which says a future government should make final decision about the home's use.
The billionaire says this was despite the Chinese having been ill-treated and looked upon derogatorily, including in Malaysia.
Li Shengwu said at the weekend he had retained Singapore attorney Abraham Vergis, of the firm Providence Law Asia, to represent him.
Yee’s trials in Singapore were closely watched by rights groups and the United Nations, and fueled debate in Singapore over censorship, the limits of free speech and political correctness.
Walaupun dipilih melalui pilihan raya khas, Halimah Yacob menegaskan beliau presiden untuk semua rakyat Singapura.
The Court of Appeal says Lee Kuan Yew’s interviews were given as prime minister and as part of a government project, and that they contain matters of national security.
Li Shengwu says in Singapore, it is possible to be detained and interrogated for some time without a lawyer.
Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin speaks of the three ways the late Singapore PM helped shape society and reduce racism.
Lee Hsien Yang and Wei Ling say there is 'much evidence' they had not made public and hope to show at a truly open, independent investigation, 'if there ever is one'.
The Singapore prime minister has opened himself to be sued for anything he has said in Parliament regarding his dispute with his siblings over their family house.
The former Singapore prime minister vouches for the integrity of Lee Hsien Loong in parliamentary debate over abuse of power accusations made against the prime minister.
Hsien Yang said that his father had been misled by the prime minister into agreeing to the renovation, with the elder Lee made to believe the house had been listed as a national monument so could not be torn down.
Ia merupakan kali pertama Lee Hsien Loong akan menjawab dalam sesi rasmi bagi menolak tuduhan terhadapnya.
It should be seen by Singaporeans as a call from Lee Kuan Yew to be no longer docile sheep awaiting instructions, but path-finding, questioning explorers seeking a better course for their country.
Kemelut melanda adik-beradik perdana menteri Singapura menunjukkan keluarga politik bukan saja wujud di negara feudal yang mengamalkan sistem beraja.
Hsien Yang denies his brother Singapore prime minister Hsien Loong's comment that siblings not happy the family's Oxley Road house was left to him.
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