July 16, 2020
Singapore’s Ambassador to the US Responds to Criticism of ‘Fake News’ Law
By Ashok Kumar Mirpuri
Ambassador Mirpuri refutes accusations that the law is used to target government critics.
July 07, 2020
Singapore’s First Election Under the Fake News Law
By Paul Meyer
The correction and take-down orders issued under POFMA highlight the city-state’s strategy to stifle opposition and alternative press on social media.
June 05, 2014
Free Speech Under Attack in Southeast Asia
By Mong Palatino
Mainstream and social media are increasingly the target of state censorship in the region.
June 05, 2013
Singapore Tightens Grip on News Websites
Singapore’s media authority is requiring local news sites to apply for a license, raising alarm bells for many.