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Government subjects news websites to licencing requirement

Reporters Without Borders is appalled to learn that Singapore’s leading news websites will have to apply to the city-state’s Media Development (...)

Published on 30 May 2013 Read


Journalists increasingly frustrated with government supervision

09SINGAPORE61 A classified cable from the US embassy in Singapore on 16 January 2009, which WikiLeaks released on 30 August, reports that the (...)

Published on 5 September 2011 Read


Court rejects ailing British writer’s appeal against six-week sentence

Reporters Without Borders deplores today’s decision by Singapore’s highest court to reject 76-year-old British writer Alan Shadrake’s appeal against (...)

Published on 27 May 2011 Read


Thirty free speech groups sign petition for Alan Shadrake

Thirty press freedom groups from five continents, all members of IFEX, have signed a petition to Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong about (...)

Published on 8 November 2010 Read


"I am innocent", says Alan Shadrake

Just days ahead of the verdict in his trial, expected on 3 November, British journalist Alan Shadrake defends his book, insists on his innocence (...)

Published on 29 October 2010 Read


Petition appeals for acquittal of British journalist Alan Shadrake

Reporters Without Borders today launched an international petition calling for the acquittal of British author and journalist Alan Shadrake who (...)

Published on 22 October 2010 Read


Released on bail, British journalist accused of contempt of court

Reporters Without Borders is outraged by the contempt of court charges that have been brought against British freelance journalist Alan Shadrake (...)

Published on 20 July 2010 Read


Open letter to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Prime Minister’s Office Orchard Road Istana Singapore 238823 Paris, 25 March 2010 Dear Prime Minister, A (...)

Published on 25 March 2010 Read

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