DPM Lawrence Wong to chair EDB’s international advisory council

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He will replace Mr Tharman who has held that post since 2014. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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SINGAPORE – Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong will take over as chairman of the Economic Development Board’s (EDB) international advisory council (IAC) from Saturday, it said on Friday.

Under his nine-year term, the country strengthened its position as a trusted, open and resilient hub for capital, talent and data, said the EDB. Mr Tharman said the Republic must keep deepening its value proposition to global firms and grow leading businesses and spin-offs to continue creating good jobs for Singaporeans.

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