Starting ‘em young

from Henry Kwek’s interview with Petir Henry Kwek’s experience as a youth volunteer tutoring inmates at the Kaki Bukit Prison School left an indelible mark on him. So when he became an MP, one of the things he set out to do was to help individuals from disadvantaged families succeed. That, coupled with his background from a humble family, convinced him of the need to bridge the gap between the haves and have-nots. Social work is therefore a core of his constituency work.....

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PQs from Henry Kwek on 1 Aug 2017

1. To ask the Minister for Trade and Industry (Trade) whether the Government will consider having trade councils or business chambers work with professional think-tanks to come up with an annual sectoral business costs index to track business costs by category, such as rentals, wages, transportation, raw materials, equipment, fees and charges, to assist the Government in deriving sector-specific policies for transforming our industries. Answer 2. To ask the Minister for National Development (a) whether he can provide an update on how the Government will better ensure availability of heavy vehicle lots around HDB towns;....

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Henry Kwek announced motion on elderly issues

Henry Kwek with Secretary-General Lee Hsien Loong, PAP.SG Chairperson Halimah Yacob and former MPs. Nee Soon GRC MP Kwek Hian Chuan Henry will introduce a Parliamentary motion on issues related to the elderly. This was revealed at a PAP.SG (PAP Seniors Group) event on the 1st of July. At the event, Party Secretary-General and PM Lee Hsien Loong singled out first-term MPs like Henry Kwek who are advocating the interests of the elderly. Organising Chairman of the event,....

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Singapore Comes First

Speech by Kwek Hian Chuan Henry on the debate on 38 Oxley Road Madam Speaker, Singaporeans have seen many twists and turns in the past few weeks. We see new Facebook posts and statements every other day. Many Singaporeans are unsure of what to make of this debate. We want to know what is at the heart of this dis-agreement. Because some things do not add up. Three examples. One. Mr Lee Hsien Yang shared that Ms Lee Wei Ling will probably stay in the house for many more decades.....

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