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 Singapore Opposition Party Corrects Posts Under ‘Fake News’ Law

A small Singapore opposition party has corrected online posts critical of the government following an order by the labor ministry under a new “fake news” law that rights groups say is being used to chill dissent.

Seeking to stir support ahead of a parliamentary election expected within months, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP), which has no seats in parliament, posted articles in recent months on its website and Facebook arguing that an increasing number of white-collar workers were losing their jobs.

SDP to appeal correction notice

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) ordered the SDP to place a correction notice on these posts because read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com