19 PEOPLE TO WATCH IN 2019 - Singapore/Foreign

Face to watch in 2019: Heng Swee Keat, Leader of PAP's 4G team Singapore

Mr Heng Swee Keat is set to succeed PM Lee Hsien Loong as Singapore's fourth prime minister.
Mr Heng Swee Keat is set to succeed PM Lee Hsien Loong as Singapore's fourth prime minister.ST FILE PHOTO

These newsmakers are expected to be under the spotlight next year, both in Singapore and overseas

He has been delivering the Budget speech as Finance Minister since 2016, and next year won't be any different. Except it will be.

Mr Heng Swee Keat was last month unveiled as the leader of the ruling People's Action Party's fourth-generation (4G) team.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on December 23, 2018, with the headline 'Heng Swee Keat, Leader of PAP's 4G team Singapore'. Print Edition | Subscribe