Kra Canal: What is Grace Fu going to do?

The following is a Facebook post by We want Minister Grace Fu to resign: According to an article published by LaRouche PAC on Tues (17 Jan), the new Thai King Vajiralongkorn who ascended the throne last year is reported to be favorable to building the Kra Canal. It also said that several leading figures on the…

China – From friend to foe

By: Chua Chin Leng Lee Kuan Yew spent half his lifetime building, cultivating and developed a special relationship with China. It took less than two years of his passing and China is now more a foe than a friend. Dunno who to thank for this sorry state of affair. It is definitely not Singapore’s fault,…

Duterte calling the American’s bluff

By: Chua Chin Leng Pay us if you want American forces on our land. This is what Duterte told the Americans. This man is proving to be the smartest of all the Asean leaders. He could see how valuable a military base in the Philippines is to the Americans. The Americans are desperate to want…

China wants to turn Singapore into its mouthpiece?

By: Chua Chin Leng Bloomberg News reported on 1 Dec some comments by Bilahari Kausikan on the recent spat between China and Singapore. “This is not the first time Singapore ships equipment from Taiwan through Hong Kong,” said Bilahari Kausikan, an ambassador-at-large for Singapore. The fact this particular consignment was picked up shows China wants…

What One China policy means to China Singapore relations?

By: Chua Chin Leng The Terrex incident could be over with China returning the vehicles according to international shipping law. No big fuss. It was a matter of documentation and proper papers. What is important is the new China Singapore relationship following the protest or representation by the Chinese Foreign Ministry following this incident, that…