A HealthPolis in Nee Soon South

The new Goodlife!@Yishun centre has officially opened. It is run by Montfort Care and supported by the Nee Soon South community. Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam, Adviser to Nee Soon GRC GROs graced the opening ceremony with host Adviser, Er. Dr. Lee Bee Wah. Goodlife!@Yishun will be the first centre in Singapore to offer multi-sensory care to seniors and their caregivers, including hand massages and aromatherapy to ease their stress. The centre will also offer respite for caregivers and support a network of volunteers who encourage active ageing.....

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New Yishun Polyclinic complements Nee Soon GRC’s healthcare eco-system

The redeveloped Yishun Polyclinic in Yishun Avenue 9 was officially launched last Saturday by Nee Soon GRC’s Member of Parliament, Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam. Other guests include Senior Minister of State for Law and Health Edwin Tong, as well as Nee Soon MP A/P Faishal Ibrahim, who is also Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Social and Family Development & Ministry of Education, with fellow MP Louis Ng. With a floor space of 8,700 sq m,....

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Shanmugam: I wouldn’t be here if not for…

At one point during the Lianhe Zaobao interview, Shanmugam was emotional when talking about how founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew and the system he built has benefitted people like him. 59 years old Shanmugam was born in March 1959, two months later, Lee Kuan Yew’s team won the elections and Singapore became independent. He was born in a simple family, they lived in a rental flat. Since young, his studies were never a cause of worry for his parents.....

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Shanmugam: If I think something is wrong, I want to call it out

It does the country no good if leaders are not forthright in their public views and, at the same time do not deal honestly with controversial statements or allegations of great importance to the nation. Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam made this point recently in an exclusive interview with Lianhe Zaobao. So it becomes even more necessary for leaders to challenge the premise of false allegations made not just to the public but also as a submission of facts to Parliament,....

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