Lee Hsien Loong

  • Riots in Little India inexcusable, says Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong 01-01-2014 01:29 PM

    Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has described the December 8 outbreak of violence by the South Asian foreign workers in Singapore as inexcusable, but he assured that Singapore will treat its guest workers fairly as long as they abide by the the city state's laws. "We will continue to treat...
  • Riots in Singapore were 'spontaneous': PM Lee Hsien Loong 15-12-2013 07:40 AM

    Singapore: Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said that last Sunday's riot in the city state was spontaneous and there is no reason to believe that it was due to unhappiness among foreign workers. The incident was "spontaneous", and the migrant workers involved were employed by a variety of...
  • Singapore PM's official website hacked 08-11-2013 02:28 PM

    Hackers claiming links to international hacking group Anonymous defaced Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's official website late on Thursday, one day after he said authorities would spare no effort to track them down. Local media and bloggers said the hackers had posted an image of a Guy Fawkes mask...
  • PM meets Singapore PM, seeks greater investments 20-11-2011 12:48 PM

    Singapore: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday invited greater investments from Singapore, describing the city-state as a "valued partner" for India's ambitious plans for infrastructure development which requires about one trillion dollars over five years. Singh, who is in Singapore on a two-day visit, made the strong pitch for investments...
  • Ruling PAP wins elections in Singapore 08-05-2011 08:35 AM

    Singapore: Singapore's ruling People's Action Party (PAP) has returned to power with an absolute majority winning 81 of the 87 seats in the keenly contested general elections. Rival Workers' Party (WP) took the other six seats, winning for the first time a Group Representation Constituency (GRC) of five members, and...