Lawrence Wong has displayed leadership in crisis, say observers on the PAP 4G leader

Mr Lawrence Wong (second from left) assumed the role as co-chair of the multi-ministry task force tackling Covid-19 in January 2020. PHOTO: MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION
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SINGAPORE - Mr Lawrence Wong's high-profile roles as Finance Minister and co-chair of the multi-ministry task force on Covid-19 allowed him to exercise leadership in a crisis and put him in good stead to become the leader of the People's Action Party's (PAP) fourth-generation (4G) team, said political observers.

He will be regarded as a safe pair of hands with his crisis management and policy experience.

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