India summoned Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner Syed Haider Shah, lodged a strong protest at unprovoked act of aggression. The 43 year old pilot leading the 'pay strike' who is a Malaysian holing a Singapore PR (approved in 1981) and Australian PR (approved in 2002). REPLY BY PRIME MINISTER LEE KUAN YEW TO STATEMENTS MADE BY THE AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER, MR. WHITLAM, ON BBC PROGRAMME 'MIDWEEK', 9TH AUGUST, 1973, TRANSCRIPT OF AN INTERVIEW OF MR. LEE KUAN YEW WITH A STAFF MEMBER OF ABC, ALAN ASHBOLT RECORDED IN CANBERRA TV STUDIOS, MARCH, 17, 1965, BROADCAST BY RADIO MALAYSIA (SINGAPORE) AT 10.30 P.M. ON MARCH, 24, 1965, SPEECH BY MR LEE KUAN YEW,MINISTER MENTOR, AT SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (SMU) - TATE LECTURE SERIES BY MINISTER MENTOR LEE KUAN YEW, 19 OCTOBER 2006, 8.00 PM AT SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY IN DALLAS, TEXAS, TRANSCRIPT OF PRESS CONFERENCE GIVEN BY PRIME MINISTER LEE KUAN YEW IN TOKYO ON 22ND MAY, 1975, TRANSCRIPT OF TELEVISION AND RADIO PRESS CONFERENCE OF THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, WITH NEVILLE PETERSEN OF THE ABC AND GARRY BARKER OF THE `MELBOURNE HERALD', RECORDED ON APRIL, 9, 1965, TRANSCRIPT OF AN INTERVIEW WITH THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, BY MR.GERRY SEYMOUR, RESIDENT CORRESPONDENT OF INDEPENDENT TELEVISION NEWS (ITN), AUGUST, 11, 1965 (RECORDED AT THE STUDIOS OF TELEVISION SINGAPURA OF THE SAME DAY), TRANSCRIPT OF AN INTERVIEW GIVEN BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, AT NZBC HOUSE ON MARCH, 11, 1965, SPEECH BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, ON 'THE FUTURE OF MALAYSIA', TO THE INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS AT ASSEMBLY HALL, MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, MARCH, 24, 1965, TRANSCRIPT OF INTERVIEW GIVEN BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF SINGAPORE, MR.LEE KUAN YEW, AT THE "MEET THE PRESS" -- NBC'S TV PRESS CONFERENCE OF THE AIR - HELD IN NEW YORK, RECORDED ON APRIL 11 AND TELECAST ON APRIL 15, "MONDAY CONFERENCE" PRODUCED BY RICHARD SMITH, MONDAY, 18 OCTOBER 1976 - AN ABC TV PROGRAMME IN WHICH PRIME MINISTER LEE KUAN YEW IS INTERVIEWED BY A PANEL OF THREE JOURNALISTS IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA, TRANSCRIPT OF A TELEVISION INTERVIEW WITH THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, BY THREE FOREIGN PRESS CORRESPONDENTS - MR. CREIGHTON BURNS OF THE MELBOURNE AGE, MR. NIHAL SINGH OF THE STATESMAN OF INDIA, AND MR. DENNIS BLOODWORTH OF THE LONDON OBSERVER, RECORDED AT THE STUDIOS OF TELEVISION SINGAPURA, JULY, 28, 1966, TEXT OF MR LEE KUAN YEW'S ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS SUBMITTED BY ASAHI SHIMBUN, PUBLISHED BY THE JAPANESE NEWSPAPER ON 1 JANUARY 1983, TRANSCRIPT OF THE "MEET THE PRESS" SESSION AT ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA, WITH THE PRIME MINISTER OF SINGAPORE, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, RECORDED ON MARCH, 30, 1965 (FOR BROADCAST BY THE ABC FROM ADELAIDE ON APRIL, 4, 1965), TRANSCRIPT OF A JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE HELD BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR LEE KUAN YEW, AND PRESIDENT FERDINAND MARCOS OF THE PHILIPPINES AT BAGUIO CITY, ON 19TH JANUARY, 1977, LEE KUAN YEW REPLY TO C.H. Copyright© Mediacorp 2020. 17/03/1965, Lee Kuan Yew Speech. SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will address the nation on Monday (Dec 14) at 5pm on the COVID-19 situation and the outlook for next year. 01/07/1967, Lee Kuan Yew I just attended the second Belt and Road Forum in Beijing last month, together with my Prime Minister. The blast occurred shortly before Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble, and the regional president, Ahmed Abdi Kariye, were due to speak there. Finally, I will contribute $50,000 to establish a Prime Minister’s Valedictorian Award for the top student in each graduating cohort from the School of The Arts (SOTA). SPEECHES Speech by Mr Edwin Tong, Senior Minister of State for Law & Health, at the... 14 NOV 2018. By clicking subscribe, I agree to receive news updates and promotional material from Mediacorp and Mediacorp's partners. READ: COVID-19: Migrant workers in some dorms to have access to community once a month under pilot next year, READ: PM Lee's address on the COVID-19 situation in full, READ: Singapore approves Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, first shipment expected by end-December - PM Lee, READ: Singapore to start Phase 3 of COVID-19 reopening on Dec 28, READ: COVID-19 - Social gatherings of up to 8 people allowed from Dec 28, further reopening of activities in Phase 3, BOOKMARK THIS: Our comprehensive coverage of the coronavirus outbreak and its developments. Speech by Law Minister K Shanmugam at the Singapore International Arbitration Centre's 'India: Prime Global... 08 SEP 2010. This is how the prime minister ended the pilots strike of Singapore airlines :) :) A true leader.. In 2017, Singapore was the US’ second-largest Asian investor, and in fact, we were the top Asian investor in commercial property in 2018. Singapore's Emeritus Senior Minister and former prime minister Goh Chok Tong answers questions after his keynote speech at the 21st International Conference of The Future of … PRIME MINISTER: G’day from Australia! Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said that a new Cabinet line-up will be announced after the Budget debate. meREWARDS lets you get coupon deals, and earn cashback when you complete surveys, dine, travel and shop with our partners. [3] Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, National Day Rally Speech, August 16, 2009. The only ones who think that monetary measures will be sufficient to revive economic growth are Ms Nirmala Sitharaman, Mr K V Subramanian, Mr Rajiv Kumar and the Prime Minister's speech … TRANSCRIPT OF AN INTERVIEW GIVEN BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, TO FOUR FOREIGN CORRESPONDENTS ON AUGUST 14,1965, AT THE STUDIOS OF TELEVISION SINGAPURA. Such empathy and cohesion will underpin our continued progress as a nation. He also committed to increase protection of intellectual property, to strengthen macroeconomic policy … Other vaccines are expected to arrive in Singapore "in the coming months," Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said in a speech on Monday, adding the country will have enough for everyone by the third quarter of next year. 30/03/1965, Lee Kuan Yew 5. SINGAPORE — Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, along with several other cabinet ministers, will be delivering a series of national broadcasts from Sunday (7 June) to explain what a post-COVID-19 future looks like for Singapore. 11/12/1965, SPEECH BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA IN PERTH, APRIL, 1, 1965, TRANSCRIPT OF ITV COLOUR TELEVISION INTERVIEW WITH THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, BY MR. EMMON ANDREWS, IN LONDON ON 27TH NOVEMBER, 1972. The rest of the population will be progressively vaccinated by the end of next year. After initial reports Pakistan Army has clarified that it has only one pilot under custody. In the first Parliament sitting after Singapore became an independent country, then Prime Minister … Singapore will enter Phase 3 of its COVID-19 reopening on Dec 28. 2. Singapore has approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. Singapore Prime Minister Lee Loong and President Donald Trump at a signing ceremony in September (White House/Flickr) Some pressures are also being felt deep inside the city state. The Prime Minister has also announced today that DFID will provide up to £3m to support pilot programmes in 2-3 Commonwealth developing countries, to … It was co-ordinated by the Australian Federation of Air Pilots (AFAP) after a prolonged period of wage suppression, to support its campaign for a large pay increase (which it quantified at 29.5%).. | [3] Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, National Day Rally Speech, August 16, 2009. | 11/08/1965, Lee Kuan Yew The only ones who think that monetary measures will be sufficient to revive economic growth are Ms Nirmala Sitharaman, Mr K V Subramanian, Mr Rajiv Kumar and the Prime Minister's speech … | Keep Smiling Back. DEC 14, 1965: Quest for a just and enduring future for everyone. E&OE. According to a statement by the Smart Nation Office under the Prime Minister’s Office in Singapore, there are about 1.8 million people who have downloaded the TraceTogether app, but “it is not enough,” as the app does not currently cover the digitally excluded population including the elderly and young children who may not have smartphones. The 1989 Australian pilots' dispute was one of the most expensive and dramatic industrial disputes in ... Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke declared a national emergency and allowed Royal Australian Air Force planes and pilots and overseas aircraft and pilots to provide services. transcript of interview given by the prime minister of singapore, mr.lee kuan yew, at the "meet the press" -- nbc's tv press conference of the air - held in new york, recorded on april 11 and telecast on april 15. lee kuan yew | 11/04/1973. Singapore has reported more than 58,000 COVID-19 cases, with 29 fatalities. SINGAPORE — Singapore is piloting the use of antigen rapid tests prior to the start of large-scale and high-risk events to screen out attendees who are infected with the coronavirus, ahead of Singapore’s entry into Phase 3. Each time I visit SOTA, I am struck afresh by the energy and talent of the students. One of the most prominent incidents was the “Prophet Muhammad Birthday Riots” between Malays and Chinese, which occurred on July 21, 1964. speech by the prime minister, mr. lee kuan yew, on 'the future of malaysia', to the institute of international affairs at assembly hall, melbourne, australia, march, 24, 1965 . | | lee kuan yew | 24/03/1965. Download our app or subscribe to our Telegram channel for the latest updates on the coronavirus outbreak: https://cna.asia/telegram​​​​​​. 01/04/1965, Lee Kuan Yew Provides info on the Prime Minister and the Cabinet, speeches and press releases. 19/01/1977, Lee Kuan Yew Lee Kuan Yew: Govt cannot let pilots have their way Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew issued a stern warning to Singapore Airlines pilots on Monday that the Government will not allow them to go slow or work-to-rule, which would damage the airline’s reputation and cost it hundreds of millions of dollars in losses in a matter of months. Priority for the COVID-19 vaccine will be given to healthcare and frontline workers, the elderly and the vulnerable. | Singapore has approved the use of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine, and the first shipment will arrive by the end of this month, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said Monday. Mr … IAF Air Strikes News Live: There is only one pilot under our custody, says Spokesperson Pak Armed Forces. Meanwhile, Singapore will further ease restrictions to stem the spread of the virus on Dec. 28, expanding the number of people allowed to gather from five to eight. The reshuffle is expected to confirm that Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will be Singapore’s next Prime Minister. PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE 5 APRIL 2012 Annex A - PA's Press Statement (pdf, 329.78KB) 01/01/1983, Lee Kuan Yew Following Mr Lee's address, the co-chairs of the ministerial task force on COVID-19 will hold a press conference. Opening Address by Singapore Senior Minister of State for Law and Health Edwin Tong at... 24 JAN 2019. KOH, THE HUNTER, STATEMENT TO THE PRESS IN LONDON BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, ON SATURDAY, JULY, 1, 1967, TRANSCRIPT OF A PRESS CONFERENCE OF THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, WITH A GROUP OF FOREIGN CORRESPONDENTS, AT THE TELEVISION SINGAPURA STUDIOS, DECEMBER, 11, 1965. Speech by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the 2020 Annual Public Service Leadership Dinner. It’s fantastic to be part of this world renowned FinTech festival. | The prime minister also said his government is rethinking its advice that only those who are ill need to wear masks. For many years, I have been an enthusiastic believer in the potential of this dynamic sector. 19/10/2006, MINISTRY OF INFORMATION, COMMUNICATIONS AND THE ARTS, Lee Kuan Yew Speech by Minister in Prime Minister's Office, and Second Minister for Finance and Education, Ms... 14 NOV 2018. In 2017, US foreign direct investment in Singapore amounted to US$274 billion. READ THE SPEECH HERE. https://time.com/3969196/singapore-lee-hsien-loong-interview-50th-anniversary Facebook. Singapore is currently constructing its first polder at the north-western tip of Pulau Tekong island, using Dutch knowhow. | The address was broadcast live on CNA, its website, Facebook page, YouTube channel and on CNA938. Press alt + / to open this menu. [4] In the 1950s and 1960s, Singapore experienced race riots. | 11/04/1973, Lee Kuan Yew 21/05/1957, Lee Kuan Yew See world news photos and videos at ABCNews.com Official website of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) of Singapore. SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Monday (Dec 14) addressed the nation on the COVID-19 situation and the outlook for next year. In a press conference, referring to the airline pilot strike of Singapore Air, he said, “I have spent a lifetime building this (referring to the city of Singapore), and as long as I am in charge, no one is going to knock it down.” He was the leader Singapore needed, and it … | The RAAF provided limited domestic air services to ease the impact of the dispute. Sign Up. The address was also broadcast on the Prime Minister's Facebook page. Get the latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong argued the island nation must welcome foreign talent to realize its goal of becoming a technology center, while acknowledging the … This service is not intended for persons residing in the EU. The country has recorded fewer than 20 new COVID-19 cases each day since Oct 1, and the majority of the infections are imported cases who were placed on stay-home notice or isolated upon arrival. SPEECHES DEC 14, 1965: Quest for a just and enduring future for everyone. The first shipment should arrive by the end of December, with other vaccines to arrive in the coming months. US exports to Singapore and Singapore investments in the US support more than a quarter of a million American jobs. To tackle rising sea levels and decreasing land availability, Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong announced in the annual National Day Rally speech that the construction of more polders is a serious option. A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore … Singapore has approved the use of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine, and the first shipment will arrive by the end of this month, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said Monday. Sections of this page. Lee Kuan Yew As important, it will put 4G ministers in key posts, while the older ones may leave the Cabinet to make way for the new. This is how the prime minister ended the pilots strike of Singapore airlines :) :) A true leader.. Jump to. ministry of culture. SM Lee warns pilots Tuesday • December 2, 2003 SENIOR Minister Lee Kuan Yew has warned Singapore Airlines' pilots that the Government will not allow a go-slow or work-to-rule situation to brew in SIA because of the tension between management and pilots. 3. 4. | | Within days of India's air strike at Balakot, the 21 opposition parties led by the Congress passed a resolution accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of politicising the Pulwama and Balakot incidents. 27/11/1972, Lee Kuan Yew Key points from Mr Lee’s address included: 1. In his speech at the Forum, President Xi emphasised China’s commitment to the continued opening up of the Chinese market, the import of more competitive products and services. Email or Phone: Password: Forgot account? Capt Goh was singled out by Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew at an Istana meeting with pilots on Feb 26 for 'instigating' a leadership ouster in the Air Line Pilots Association Singapore (Alpa-S) last November. SPEECHES Speech by Mr Edwin Tong, Senior Minister of State for Law & Health, at the... 18 JAN 2019. 08 Dec 2020. Accessibility Help. Singapore has approved the use of Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine and expects the first shipments by the end of the month, by which time it also plans to move into the final phase of its virus curbs. Speech by Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister for Trade and Industry and Minister-in-charge of the Public Service at Committee of Supply 2020 17 Jan 2020 Speech by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the 2020 Annual Public Service Leadership Dinner 14/08/1965, Lee Kuan Yew WATCH: Health Minister Gan Kim Yong explains the government’s plan to use antigen rapid tests to screen participants of large-scale events. Education Minister Lawrence Wong, who is co-lead of the COVID-19 multi-ministry taskforce, said during a press conference on the same day that authorities will be “prepared to allow for further relaxation of the measures” within Phase 3 itself, be it for domestic activities within Singapore or control measures at Singapore’s borders. Prime minister says evidence strengthens need for full inquiry of crash as 138 passengers onboard the Boeing 737-800 were destined for Canada | Official website of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) of Singapore. SINGAPORE — The ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) must be ready to face closer scrutiny and adapt to what Singaporeans want to see in politics if it is to thrive going forward. Social gatherings of up to 8 people will be allowed, and capacity limits in public places like malls and attractions, and at places of worship will be eased. | 24/03/1965, Lee Kuan Yew 11/03/1965, Lee Kuan Yew [4] In the 1950s and 1960s, Singapore experienced race riots. At the meeting, he was accused of working behind the scenes, crafting a petition to oust the council, but not signing it himself. In a press conference, referring to the airline pilot strike of Singapore Air, he said, “I have spent a lifetime building this (referring to the city of Singapore), and as long as I am in charge, no one is going to knock it down.” He was the leader Singapore needed, and it … | READ THE SPEECH HERE. This was the message conveyed by Singapore’s Prime Minister and PAP secretary-general Lee Hsien Loong during his speech at the party’s central executive committee elections on Sunday (8 November). ministry of culture Mediacorp Pte Ltd. All rights reserved. Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (centre right) lookd on as members of the Security Command arrive carrying the body of the late former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew at the Sri Temasek at the Istana in this handout supplied by Lee Hsien Loong's Facebook Page March 23, 2015. ― Reuters pic . Virtual Speech - Singapore FinTech Festival. | COVID-19 vaccination will be voluntary, but all adults in Singapore are encouraged to be vaccinated. 22/05/1975, Lee Kuan Yew SINGAPORE — Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, along with several other cabinet ministers, will be delivering a series of national broadcasts from Sunday (7 June) to explain what a post-COVID-19 future looks like for Singapore. The below are an excerpt of an article on the meeting: "Reading from a file, Mr Lee pulled out the following facts about Captain Goh. 08 Jan 2020 Speech by Mr Desmond Lee, Minister for Social and Family Development and Second Minister for National Development, at the Public Sector Transformation Awards Reception 2020. 09/04/1965, Lee Kuan Yew Prime Minister. | I hope that these donations and awards will encourage charities and volunteers to continue their excellent work to make Singapore a better home for all. One of the most prominent incidents was the “Prophet Muhammad Birthday Riots” between Malays and Chinese, which occurred on July 21, 1964. COVID-19 vaccination will be free for all Singaporeans and long-term residents. 17 Jan 2020 Speech by Mr Leo Yip, Head, Civil Service at the 2020 Annual Public Service Leadership Dinner . Singapore is preparing its defenses for war, but not for a military conflict. Singapore PM airline strike. | | 09/08/1973, Lee Kuan Yew Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaking at a People's Action Party (PAP) lunchtime rally held at the Promenade area beside UOB Plaza on September 8, 2015. | https://www.gov.uk/.../speeches/tackling-corruption-pm-speech-in-singapore SINGAPORE — The ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) must be ready to face closer scrutiny and adapt to what Singaporeans want to see in politics if it is to thrive going forward. It looks like the email address you entered is not valid. 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