Government Suggests Tougher Laws Against “Online Falsehoods” Following Facebook Snub

Senior Minister of States for Law, Edwin Tong,  said in parliament today that Singapore “cannot rely on the goodwill” of service providers such as Facebook to protect the nation from “disinformation campaigns”. As a result of that, Tong said that legislative powers of...

Two men convicted for using counterfeit S$50 notes

Two men were convicted in court for using counterfeit S$50 notes as payment for an online purchase, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) stated on Wednesday (14 November). In a press release, the police said that it received a report on the matter on 18 October 2017. The...