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Unambiguous promotion for Lawrence Wong, but challenges lie ahead for the new DPM

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SINGAPORE - Two words describe Monday's (June 6) Cabinet changes: unambiguous and non-disruptive.

It is unambiguous about who the next Prime Minister is, by making Finance Minister Lawrence Wong - named in April this year as the leader of Singapore's fourth-generation (4G) People's Action Party (PAP) team - the Deputy Prime Minister from June 13.

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