Tag: Lawrence Wong

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...

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...

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...

Covid-19 vaccine effect on kids being monitored; S’pore aims to vaccinate them in the...

Singapore – Education Minister Lawrence Wong announced on Sunday (Mar 21) that Singapore is closely monitoring ongoing trials for the safe use of Covid-19...

Does Singapore need smaller class sizes — Jamus Lim, Hazel Poa, ask MOE

Singapore— Workers' Party's Dr Jamus Lim and Progress Singapore Party's Ms Hazel Poa spoke about the benefits of smaller classes in schools on Wednesday...

Culture wars?: Cherian George asks after Lawrence Wong comments on transgender issue

Singapore — Hong Kong-based Professor Cherian George has posted a response on Facebook to Education Minister Lawrence Wong's comments in Parliament on Tuesday (Feb...

Transgender student rebuts Education Minister Lawrence Wong’s comments in Parliament

Singapore — The saga of alleged transgender discrimination continues as the student,  Ashlee, rebuts Education Minister Lawrence Wong's comments on the matter in Parliament...

Lawrence Wong: MOE will continue to deal with gender issues with sensitivity, compassion

Singapore—Education Minister Lawrence Wong addressed gender identity issues in Parliament on Monday (Feb 1). The topic has been in the news of late, with the...

Lawrence Wong: Increase in imported Covid-19 cases not due to more travellers

Singapore—Education Minister Lawrence Wong said on Monday (Jan 25) that the recent increase in imported cases in the country is not because there are...

Lawrence Wong: Pandemic raises questions on the value of university education

Singapore—In a recent interview with the straitstimes.com (ST), Education Minister Lawrence Wong outlined the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on education. He said that the...
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