From neighbourhood schoolboy to Prime Minister: A look at Lawrence Wong's rise through the ranks

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From neighbourhood schoolboy to Prime Minister: A look at Lawrence Wong's rise through the ranks

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Digicult
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Money

Money
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    • 5-room DBSS in Natura Loft Bishan sells for $1.5m, highest sale in the estate
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    • $1.515m all-time-high transaction for a unit at Pinnacle@Duxton, highest ever in estate
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