26 Jan '16, 5am

Singapore #Parliament kicks off in 10 min, debating President's address. Live updates here:

Singapore #Parliament kicks off in 10 min, debating President's address. Live updates here:

SINGAPORE: Parliament will sit for one week from Monday (Jan 25), with the Members of Parliament (MPs) debating President Tony Tan Keng Yam’s address on Jan 15. In his speech, Dr Tan highlighted five key aims for the 13th Parliament of Singapore: Keeping Singapore safe and secure; renewing the economy; fostering a more caring society; transforming the urban landscape; and engaging and partnering with Singaporeans in nation building. On Monday, the first day of the debate, Mr Charles Chong and Mr Lim Biow Chuan were elected Deputy Speakers of Parliament . A total of 17 MPs spoke on day one, with eight of them making their maiden speeches in Parliament following last year's General Election. Refresh this page for live updates. DR MALIKI OSMAN ON THE TERROR THREAT "Everyone will suffer when the social harmony that we're used to abruptly erodes": Dr Maliki Osman urges both Mus...

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