The name “Simei” is the Pinyinized version of “Soo Bee”, after a short small lane off Jalan Angin Laut, Jalan Soo Bee. It got its name throughout the height of a government policy of “Pinyinization”. The current MP serving the Changi-Simei constituency is Jessica Tan. Simei utilized to be a Malay kampung. It was removed in February 1982 to earn means for the HDB estate at Simei. For a short duration, the roadways in the estate were named after the famous 4 Beauties (i.e. Xi Shi, Wang Zhaojun, Diaochan and also Yang Guifei) in Chinese background. These complicated names were quickly altered following grievances.