Posts Tagged ‘sgh’

CNA:  Mr Lee Kuan Yew’s condition remains largely unchanged since the previous update on Saturday, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said in a statement on Friday (Mar 6). His doctors are continuing to monitor his condition, the statement added. In a Feb 28 statement, the PMO said: “He remains sedated and on mechanical ventilation in […]

Lee Kuan Yew apparently remains alive, barely.  ST: Former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew remains warded in the Intensive Care Unit at the Singapore General Hospital (SGH), according to a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on Thursday morning. Mr Lee is still sedated and on mechanical ventilation, the statement said. It added that […]

Lee Kuan Yew is in the hospital again.  As ever, Singapore’s mainstream media are relentlessly upbeat about his “recovery”.  Yahoo: Singapore’s founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew is recovering in hospital after suffering from an infection, the government said on Tuesday. Lee, 90, was admitted to Singapore General Hospital on Sunday after suffering from a […]

Today: Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew met Mr Giovanni Bisignani, director-general and CEO of the International Air Transport Association, on Friday at the Singapore General Hospital. Mr Lee’s press secretary said the two men discussed key developments in the aviation industry. SGH doctors admitted Mr Lee for treatment of a chest infection on Wednesday.

And the story keeps changing: routine checkup, physiotherapy for fall, or now a chest infection?  Straits Times: MINISTER Mentor Lee Kuan Yew was admitted to the Singapore General Hospital on Wednesday for treatment of a chest infection. Madam Yeong Yoon Ying, his press secretary, said in a statement on Wednesday night that Mr Lee planned […]

A rumour is doing the rounds that Lee Kuan Yew suffered a “massive” heart attack late on Friday, March 5 and is presently hospitalized at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Cardiac Unit of the Singapore General Hospital (SGH). Singapore Dissident: Singapore strongman 87 year old Lee Kuan Yew suffers massive heart attack The […]

Lee Kuan Yew discharged from hospital.  Straits Times: MINISTER Mentor Lee Kuan Yew was on Sunday discharged from the Singapore General Hospital after being successfully treated for an abnormal heart rhythm. Mr Lee, who had two operations in 1996 to clear a blocked heart artery, is known to exercise regularly. In an email interview with […]

Lee admitted to SGH for atrial flutter.  Reuters: SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Lee Kuan Yew, 84-year-old founder of modern Singapore, has undergone successful treatment for an abnormal heart rhythm at a local hospital, his press secretary said on Saturday. “He is still in the hospital,” Yeong Yoon Ying told Reuters, adding that he would remain under […]