| 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 … 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. 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. READ THE SPEECH HERE. In 2017, US foreign direct investment in Singapore amounted to US$274 billion. After initial reports Pakistan Army has clarified that it has only one pilot under custody. Each time I visit SOTA, I am struck afresh by the energy and talent of the students. 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. Lee Kuan Yew At the meeting, he was accused of working behind the scenes, crafting a petition to oust the council, but not signing it himself. 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. WATCH: Health Minister Gan Kim Yong explains the government’s plan to use antigen rapid tests to screen participants of large-scale events. Sections of this page. COVID-19 vaccination will be voluntary, but all adults in Singapore are encouraged to be vaccinated. 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. 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. https://time.com/3969196/singapore-lee-hsien-loong-interview-50th-anniversary 09/04/1965, Lee Kuan Yew [3] Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, National Day Rally Speech, August 16, 2009. A man wearing a face mask walks past a mural in Chinatown in Singapore … 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). 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. 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). https://www.gov.uk/.../speeches/tackling-corruption-pm-speech-in-singapore I just attended the second Belt and Road Forum in Beijing last month, together with my Prime Minister. This is how the prime minister ended the pilots strike of Singapore airlines :) :) A true leader.. Jump to. 09/08/1973, Lee Kuan Yew 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. 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 … 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. PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE 5 APRIL 2012 Annex A - PA's Press Statement (pdf, 329.78KB) | Provides info on the Prime Minister and the Cabinet, speeches and press releases. IAF Air Strikes News Live: There is only one pilot under our custody, says Spokesperson Pak Armed Forces. 14/08/1965, Lee Kuan Yew The rest of the population will be progressively vaccinated by the end of next year. | | 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. Following Mr Lee's address, the co-chairs of the ministerial task force on COVID-19 will hold a press conference. 30/03/1965, Lee Kuan Yew Facebook. | He also committed to increase protection of intellectual property, to strengthen macroeconomic policy … Official website of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) of Singapore. 2. 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 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. Get the latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. For many years, I have been an enthusiastic believer in the potential of this dynamic sector. The reshuffle is expected to confirm that Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will be Singapore’s next Prime Minister. 4. Virtual Speech - Singapore FinTech Festival. 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. 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. [3] Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, National Day Rally Speech, August 16, 2009. 11/08/1965, Lee Kuan Yew DEC 14, 1965: Quest for a just and enduring future for everyone.