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Next 4G leader will need strong negotiating skills, ability to rally support: Analysts

As Singapore's fourth generation (4G) political office-holders deliberate over their next leader, The Straits Times looks at the challenges facing the presumptive successor to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, and the traits needed to handle them.

A Covid-19 vaccination site in Yangon, Myanmar, in February.
A Covid-19 vaccination site in Yangon, Myanmar, in February.PHOTO: AFP

SINGAPORE - The next fourth-generation, or 4G, leader has to navigate a rocky geopolitical landscape.

Vaccine nationalism has led to rich nations buying up Covid-19 vaccines in excess of their own needs.

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