On SingPost services and CPF payouts

Parliamentary Questions from MP Henry Kwek on 8 July 1) To ask the Minister for National Development whether HDB will consider allowing applicants who have not reached the age of 55 but have bigger families and in financially tight situations to purchase not just 2-room Flexi flats, but also new 3-room HDB flats. Response 2) To ask the Minister for Communications and Information (a) whether he can provide an update on the current standard of service by SingPost;....

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Honouring our Merdeka Generation

500 Merdeka Generation Nee Soon residents received their Merdeka Generation Package during an appreciation dinner at Chong Pang Community Club on Sunday (June 2). Nee Soon GRC MPs Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam, Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Social and Family Development and Education Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Er. Dr. Lee Bee Wah, Mr. Kwek Hian Chuan Henry and Mr. Louis Ng were there to give out the welcome folders. The MPs aim to personally give out the welcome folders,....

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POFMA: Do more to communicate what constitutes responsible speech

Speech by MP Henry Kwek during debate on POFMA Mr. Deputy Speaker, 1. I spoke to many of my residents. There is consensus that fake news has a profound effect on the world. The question now is how best to deal with this issue. a. And that is – i. How can our society best balance our individual desire to unfettered free speech, ii. With our desire to be protected by the tremendous impact of irresponsible,....

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Physical and Non-physical Connectivity

Cut by MP Henry Kwek during Ministry of Trade and Industry’s Committee of Supply Debate 2019 Physical and Non-physical Connectivity Chairman, 1. Physical and non-physical connectivity has traditionally under-pinned Singapore’s success as a Global-Asia hub.   2. As ASEAN and the larger Asia region continues to grow, they are also becoming better connected to the world. Across the world, technology also changing the way people and business connect with one another, and shortening and shifting supply chains.....

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