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Weekly Wraps

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Inadequate information, inadequate understanding

This week: A commentary asking the questions lots of Singaporeans have about the decision not to prosecute former senior management of KOM for their roles in a ginormous bribery scandal vanishes off the Singapore Law Watch website.

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Wrongful imprisonment and questions about Singapore and Myanmar

This week: Catching up on the news of a man being awarded $20,000 for wrongful imprisonment, and on a report that implicates Singapore in Myanmar's weapons production.

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Gong Xi Fa Cai!

This week, a quick one before the Lunar New Year break!

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Fudging numbers

This week: We learn that the only player in Singapore's print newspaper game inflated their circulation figures. 😵😵😵

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Happy new year to everyone except the GST

The GST has gone up to 8%, guys. Also this week: questions about judicial caning to be asked in Parliament, and a goodbye to Creative CEO Sim Wong Hoo.

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The last wrap of 2022

It's the last weekly wrap of 2022! I round-up some of the bigger issues and stories this newsletter covered this year.

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A pulse-check for the newsletter!

This week: it's time for a check on how readers are finding this newsletter!

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Goodbye and good riddance, Section 377A! 🏳️‍🌈

This week we wave goodbye to Section 377A, while taking note of the issues thrown up in the parliamentary debate over its repeal.

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Money, money, money (and POFMA)

This week: Yeoh Lam Keong gets another POFMA order, and Temasek Holdings writes down its investment in failed cryptocurrency exchange FTX.

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Taking the fight to the state

In which I announce that I've taken steps to take the AGC to court.