SINGAPORE-CHANGE AMID CONTINUITY IN UPCOMING LEADERSHIP CHANGE AND NEXT GE
Orchard Rd, Singapore, Apr 2017. Wikimedia Commons
By Eugene K. B. Tan
In electing its 35th Central Executive Committee (CEC) on Sunday (Nov 10), the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) signaled that Singapore’s political leadership renewal and succession has crossed another milestone. While there is still no clarity on who will succeed Mr Lee Hsien Loong in the party and as prime minister, the intent was to show that the fourth-generation of leaders are making good progress and are equal to the task of governing Singapore in the years ahead.
First published in: Today