Yaacob Ibrahim: Equally candid about his triumphs and trials, which 'I don't see as big regrets'

Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim will retire from the Cabinet on April 30, 2018.
Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim will retire from the Cabinet on April 30, 2018.PHOTO: ST FILE
Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim will retire from the Cabinet on April 30, 2018.
Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim will retire from the Cabinet on April 30, 2018.PHOTO: ST FILE
Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim will retire from the Cabinet on April 30, 2018.
Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim will retire from the Cabinet on April 30, 2018.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE -When Dr Yaacob Ibrahim became Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs in 2002, there were no Malay/Muslims in the Government's elite Administrative Service.

Today, there are six.

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