Daily Archives: 2017-10-31

Minister Chan Chun Sing expresses readiness to be the next PM

Cabinet member Chan Chun Sing, as one of the contenders to be Singapore's next leader, told journalists at a Foreign Correspondents Association of Singapore briefing on Monday (30 Oct), "All of us have to be prepared to do the job when called upon," when asked if he would like the job of prime minister. He said that he and his colleagues had …

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PM Lee: Next Prime Minister “likely” to be already in the cabinet

In a Channel NewsAsia report dated 19 october (Thursday), it is reported that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that he is ready to step down as Singapore’s leader and that his successor is “very likely” already in the Cabinet. Responding to a question during a CNBC interview on whether he was ready to step down in a couple of years, …

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