Tag: Heng Swee Keat

Was Heng Swee Keat ousted?

For a development which should not have been a surprise, DPM Heng Swee Keat’s decision to step aside as the 4G leader to become...

Analysts say change in succession won’t have “huge impact on Singapore’s future development”

Singapore -- Whoever is chosen to be the next Prime Minister, this won't make much difference in Singapore's development plans because Prime Minister Lee...

Calvin Cheng cautions: “The PAP needs to remember how to be a political party”

Singapore -- Former Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) Calvin Cheng took to social media to say that the era of Lee Kuan Yew-style politics...

Indranee Rajah or Lawrence Wong: Who’s up next for Finance Minister?

Singapore—With all the talk of who is next in line to lead the country in the wake of Heng Swee Keat’s announcement that he...

Quick succession plan may be needed to safeguard the economy

Singapore—A Bloomberg report says that Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat's bowing out of contention to be the next Prime Minister, announced on Apr...

Out of Singapore’s succession hiccup, a good leader may emerge

The shock announcement by Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat that he will not be Singapore’s next Prime Minister has put paid to the...

Will voters’ views be considered in choosing the next 4G leader?

Singapore—The times, as the song goes, are a-changing. Or are they, really? A Reuters report weighed in on whether or not voters’ views would be...

Netizens petition: ‘Say NO to Chan Chun Sing for PM!’

Singapore -- Since news broke last Thursday (April 8) that Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat would step aside as leader of the People's...

Ong Ye Kung helps whip up chicken rendang, nasi kuning on cooking show

Singapore—Prepare to see another side of Transport Minister Ong Ye Kung, who announced on his Facebook page on Monday (Apr 12) that he will...

Lawrence Wong has my vote

Heng Swee Keat, 60, was supposed to be the white knight leader ushering Singaporeans out of Covid-19 and, in the process, cementing his promised...
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