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Singaporean netizens have tea at Istana with PM Lee

Education among topics discussed; guests include mrbrown and Dr Jiajia

Published on Aug 31, 2012 6:00 AM
PM Lee chatting with his guests. They talked about issues ranging from education to social media. -- PHOTO: FROM PM LEE'S FACEBOOK PAGE

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has started a series of discussions with Singaporeans by hosting a tea session for a group of bloggers and fans of his Facebook page and Twitter account.

At the Istana on Thursday, he met 19 netizens for around an hour to chat about issues ranging from education to social media.

Minister of State for National Development Tan Chuan-Jin and MPs Zaqy Mohamad and Low Yen Ling were also present.

Among those invited were well-known bloggers Andrew Loh and Lee Kin Mun - better known as "mrbrown" - and YouTube child stars Dr Jiajia and Bigbro, whose real names are Chua Jin Sen and Chua Jin Chou, and their parents.

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