Singapore gets a new PM after 20 years: Lawrence Wong

Lawrence Wong, 51, was sworn in as Singapore's new prime minister, marking the first leadership change in 20 years. He succeeds Lee Hsien Loong, 72, who remains in the cabinet as senior minister. Wong, the first Singaporean leader born after the country's independence, retains his role as finance minister. Wong emphasized his commitment to serving Singapore with humility and duty.

Singapore gets a new PM after 20 years: Lawrence Wong
Lawrence Wong, 51, was sworn in as Singapore's new prime minister, marking the first leadership change in 20 years. He succeeds Lee Hsien Loong, 72, who remains in the cabinet as senior minister. Wong, the first Singaporean leader born after the country's independence, retains his role as finance minister. Wong emphasized his commitment to serving Singapore with humility and duty.