Lawrence Wong is to be Singapore’s next finance minister. Photo: AFP Lawrence Wong is to be Singapore’s next finance minister. Photo: AFP
Lawrence Wong is to be Singapore’s next finance minister. Photo: AFP
Singapore

Lawrence Wong made Singapore finance minister as Lee Hsien Loong reshuffles cabinet

  • In one of the biggest reshuffles of recent years, Wong will take over the finance portfolio from Heng Swee Keat, putting him among the favourites to become the country’s next leader
  • The reshuffle affects seven ministries. Chan Chun Sing becomes education minister and Ong Ye Kung becomes health minister. Heng retains his position as deputy prime minister

Topic |   Singapore
Lawrence Wong is to be Singapore’s next finance minister. Photo: AFP Lawrence Wong is to be Singapore’s next finance minister. Photo: AFP
Lawrence Wong is to be Singapore’s next finance minister. Photo: AFP
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