A presidential election, taming cost pressures, and other hot-button issues: Four key political topics in 2023

From the upcoming Budget to the Presidential Election, here are four key items on Singapore's political front in 2023 The Straits Times
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SINGAPORE - Political succession for the People’s Action Party (PAP) was back on track in 2022, with the selection – and subsequent promotion – of Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong.

Mr Wong then launched the Forward Singapore national dialogue to review Singapore’s social compact and chart its direction for the next decade, with a final report expected by mid-2023.

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