When the South China Morning Post (SCMP) asked Li Huanwu’s father Lee Hsien Yang — the younger brother of PM Lee and second son of Singapore’s founding PM Lee Kuan Yew — about his son’s wedding, Lee Hsien Yang replied, “I believe my father would have been thrilled to know this.”, As for Mr Li, he told SCMP, “I’ll echo my comment I made to Pink Dot – today would have been unimaginable to us growing up. Three years later, together with Lee's brother, they set … Singapore has approved the use of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine and the first shipment will arrive by end of this month, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said Monday, Dec. 14, 2020. less Certainly helps counteract all of the BS that some influential Christians like to spew about LGBT folks. Wedding dinner of Dr. Lee's daughter Zi-Minn and John Loi. He was Deputy Chairman of Temasek at the same time as Loong’s wife Ho Ching. So, why should we criminalise it? SINGAPORE - There was also plenty of festive cheer as Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his wife hosted a Chinese New Year open house at their home, just days after he underwent surgery to … Particularly people of the abrahamic persuasion who tend to have the most rigid of mindsets. 569.1k Followers, 0 Following, 2,469 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Lee Hsien Loong (@leehsienloong) Dunno anyone in the family came out already or not. Definitely, they are corrupted. In case you didn’t know, 28-year-old Li Hongyi is the second son of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Ho Ching. Singapore – When asked what the favourite pastime or national hobby of Singaporeans is, one would often get the answer "queueing." Which influential christians? I'm kinda glad the mainstream media left them alone, public at-large would've had alot of comments, maybe some positive, but probably mostly not. We have put together a... © The Independent News & Media Pte Ltd, Singapore. She gave birth to three children: Lee Hsien Loong, Lee Hsien Yang and Lee Wei Ling. Edit: article that sums up the Cheney sisters. While same-sex sexual activity is illegal in Singapore under the country’s Penal Code Section 377A, Lee Kuan Yew was not against it. SCMP also reports that in mainland China, posts about Mr Li and Dr Heng’s wedding were found on social media app WeChat to a generally positive response from netizens who have wished the couple well. 1995). Lee Hsien Loong Wikipedia. Speaking from personal experience. While the COVID-19 pandemic has taken up most of the world's attention, it isn't the only thing that has gone viral this year (pardon the pun!). On Saturday, April 6, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was in the audience as the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) played on the symphony stage at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Singapore — Singapore, along with the rest of the world, found out over social media on the afternoon of Friday (May 25) about the wedding of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s nephew Li … Older Daughter privately tells younger Daughter she supports her, but publicly claims marriage is between a man and a woman. Their daughter, Li Xiuqi, was born in 1981. She has one sister, Lim Suet Lynn and two brothers, Lim Suet Wun and Lim Suet Ron. Ho Ching (Chinese: 何 晶; pinyin: Hé Jīng; Wade–Giles: Ho 2 Ching 1; Cantonese Yale: Hòh Jīng; born 27 March 1953) is a Singaporean business executive—the chief executive officer of Temasek Holdings (since 2004). In 1952, Kwa gave birth to their first son, Lee Hsien Loong, who in 2004 became Singapore's third and incumbent prime minister. Edit: article that sums up the Cheney sisters. - Lee Kuan Yew 2000. Although grownup, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says his four children are, "at the moment", not interested to enter politics. “Today would have been unimaginable to us growing up. “You can read the books you want, all the articles. It’s a genetic variation. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. She and LKY got secretly married in England, 1947 before remarrying in Singapore in 1950. Photo Credits: Mrs Lee Kuan Yew’s collection. The 19 mths old is his elder sister...but seems like no one ever seen this oldest daughter of LHL before. Brigadier-General Lee Hsien Loong, chief of staff (General Staff) of the Singapore Armed Forces, 1984 Lee married his first wife, Wong Ming Yang, a Malaysian-born physician, on 20 May 1978. Press J to jump to the feed. Lee Hsien Yang on son’s wedding to boyfriend "I believe my father... Year Ender 2020: The top 10 things S’poreans queued for this year, Year Ender 2020: Korean stars dazzle people around the world, Year Ender 2020: What went viral this year (besides the virus). New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. From actors to singers, here are some of the most good-looking individuals that have caught our eyes. We are overjoyed to share this occasion in the glowing company of friends and family.”. Lky is not against homosexual long ago. 1986) and Li Shaowu (b. Sadly, not true. The Queen's iconic royal wedding dress is every modern bride's dream. Lee Hsien Yang’s 2nd son, Li Huanwu, marries boyfriend in South Africa South Africa legalised same-sex marriage in 2006. According to a news report from their wedding day in 1978, the elders of the family were approving of the union. So... it's pretty believable. In June 2018, Mr Li came out publicly as a member of the LGBT community when Dr Heng and him were featured in the campaign called “Out in Singapore”, whose goal was to encourage acceptance and support for “LGBTQ persons who wish to come out to family, friends, and peers in the community.”, The exact date of the couple’s nuptials is unknown, since Mr Li had already put up a May 17 Facebook post containing photos from a Singapore Airlines flight wherein the couple were served cake and champagne along with a note that read: “Singapore Airlines is pleased to join you on your special day.”, Posted by Li Huanwu on Thursday, 16 May 2019. I think we pragmatically adjust…”/ TISG, Read related: BREAKING: Lee Hsien Yang’s son Li Huanwu marries boyfriend Heng Yirui in South Africa. ... Lee Suet Fern, the daughter-in-law of Singapore's late independence leader Lee Kuan Yew, ... Lee Hsien Loong. While news sites such as TISG, Yahoo Singapore and mothership.sg carried the story on Friday night, the mainstream media outlets made no mention of the union of Mr Li, who is the vice-president of a tech company, and veterinarian Dr Heng. It’s our Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s 65th birthday, and to pay tribute to his years of service and dedication to Singapore, we’ve compiled a photo series of his journey from a wee baby to being the PM Lee we all know and love today. Not only do they look... Singapore -- 2020 has been a year like none other. They insist the house should be demolished in accordance with their father's wishes. Suet Fern married Lee Hsien Yang in 1981. I mean Lee Kuan Yew was pretty supportive of homosexuals. Dick Cheney’s older Daughter is a congresswoman while his younger Daughter is a married lesbian. Education: ... PM Lee Hsien Loong’s Closing Statement on 38 Oxley Road - Duration: 37:39. Lee Hsien Loong MP (Chinese: 李显龙; born 10 February 1952) is a Singaporean politician. Last week, Taiwan was the first Asian country to legalise gay marriage, leading many to wonder when other nations in the region would follow suit. Suet Fern is the daughter renowned Economics professor and author Lim Chong Yah. Imagine wife and cousin on the top of Temasek.They could be stealing the place blind and no one would know. You know that there’s a genetic difference. In 2007, Singapore’s founding prime minister had said, “This business of homosexuality. Older Daughter privately tells younger Daughter she supports her, but publicly claims marriage is between a man and a woman. Not to the point of repealing 377A sadly. Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was seen at the Singapore Botanic Gardens with his wife and grandson having a lovely picnic.The post PM Lee picnics with his grandchild at Singapore Botanic Gardens appeared first on theAsianparent-Your Guide to Pregnancy, Baby & Raising Kids. Honestly a lot of conservative people change their mind the moment their loved ones turn out to be gay. Lee Hsien Loong’s paternal grandmother, Chua Jim Neoh, was quoted to have said the following about Wong Ming Yang: It's lovely that Li Huanwu and his boyfriend (now husband!) ... Ho Ching, Li Haoyi (+GF), Li Xiuqi, Lee Hsien Loong, Li Hongyi, Li Yipeng, Li Huanwu, Lee Hsien Yang, Lim Suet Fern, Li Shengwu. I heard that Sheng Siong can get all the wet markets in the new HDB areas is because Sheng Siong family have connections to Lee Kuan Yew famiLEE. It raises tempers all over the world, and even in America. Matthias Ang | May 24, 2019, 07:04 PM 1985), Li Huanwu (b. "And if you have consenting adults, well, God bless both of them." I apologize if you have some sort of reading disability, but LHL == LHY. A Facebook on attack on Singapore's government penned by Malcolm Turnbull's son, Alex, 34, has been revealed as the country's PM Lee Hsien Loong holds talks in Australia. He married Ms Ho in 1985 and they have two sons, Mr Li Hongyi and Mr Li Haoyi. Singapore — Singapore, along with the rest of the world, found out over social media on the afternoon of Friday (May 25) about the wedding of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s nephew Li Huanwu to his boyfriend Heng Yirui at a reserve in Cape Town, South Africa, where same-sex marriages were legalised in 2006. Heard that Sheng Siong's son is in love with Lee Hsien Loong's daughter and LHL gave Sheng Siong owner the exclusive rights and control of all the wet markets in Singapore. Lee Kuan Yew’s son (and Li Huanwu’s uncle) Lee Hsien Loong has also said Singapore shouldn’t arrest LGBTQ people, though he has not moved to repeal the laws. are being so open about their relationship. Sadly, it’s not most. I only hear fringe crazies. You have left out other notables like Kwa Chong Seng, Lee Hsien Loong’s cousin from the mother’s side. You can read their love story here. At least, a small pocket of Singaporeans can appreciate the lovely news here. With that in mind, here are the top 10 things that Singaporeans queued for in 2020, ranging from Black Friday... Singapore -- South Korea is filled with beautiful people, and it is especially so for those in show business. Welcome to /r/singapore the reddit home of the country Singapore. Someone should ask Lee Hsien Loong about this. PM Lee has a daughter Li Xiuqi and a son Li Yipeng from his first marriage. Elites live by different rules than the rest of us. This might turn out to be really similar to the Cheneys. We are overjoyed to share this occasion in the glowing company of friends and family.” - Newlyweds Li Huanwu & Heng Yirui in a statement to Pink Dot SG. They are born that way and that’s that. They had dated while both studying in Cambridge. For some people, they have probably never taken notice of Li Hongyi, until he gave a eulogy at Mr. Lee Kuan Yew’s funeral. Gay dude here. The filmmaker, who is Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's eldest child, contributed shots she felt characterised the love between Mr and Mrs Lee. The eldest child of Lee Kuan Yew and his wife Kwa Geok Choo, Lee Hsien Loong was born at KK Their daughter, Li Xiuqi, was born in 1981. Back then, PM Lee was the only child. Link to post Share on other sites. Together, the couple has three sons - Li Shengwu (b. The younger Lee said that removing the law “will not remove the problem” of homophobia. Singapore—Congratulations are in order for Li Huanwu, the nephew of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, and his boyfriend Heng Yirui, who were married in South Africa today, May 24. PM Lee shared this in a televised Mandarin interview with Chinese television host Yang Lan ahead of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Beijing in the first week of November. So if two men or two women are that way, just leave them alone.”. And we’re now confronted with a persisting aberration, but is it an aberration? 6 Share this post. At the time of her death, Wong Ming Yang had been married to Lee Hsien Loong for about four years. But she wasn’t just a wife — she was a pillar of strength, confidante and advisor to LKY. It is possible that Mr Li and Dr Heng were married some time ago, but only announced it over social media last weekend. So what do we do? Li Xiuqi's eulogy for her grandmother Mrs Lee Kuan Yew EULOGY BY LI XIUQI AT THE FUNERAL SERVICE OF MRS LEE KUANYEW, MANDAI CREMATORIUM, 6 OCTOBER 2010 Someone should ask Lee Hsien Loong about this. A growing confidence is in the air among Singapore's homosexual community -- still beset by legal and social challenges -- as the grandson of Singapore's founding PM publicly announces his wedding. On the other stand his siblings - Lee Kuan Yew's daughter, Lee Wei Ling, his youngest son, Lee Hsien Yang. Started in 2009, Pink Dot is the yearly event that supports the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in Singapore. “But there is such a strong inhibition in all societies – Christianity, Islam, even the Hindu, Chinese societies. Li Hongyi, the second son of PM Lee. If in fact it is true, and I’ve asked doctors this, that you are genetically born a homosexual because that is the nature of genetic random transmission of genes, you can’t help it. 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