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Singapore PM Loong says Finance Minister Wong to succeed him as PM
short by Veer Badani / on Saturday, 16 April, 2022
Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Saturday said Finance Minister Lawrence Wong will succeed him as the next leader of the city-state. "The plan is for Lawrence to succeed me as PM, either before or after the next General Election," Loong, 70, said. Wong, 49, helped Singapore through the COVID-19 pandemic as co-chair of the government's task force.
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