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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

Singapore

Singapore
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Entertainment

Entertainment
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    • 'The bullfrog looks a little scary': Gulnezer Bextiyar and cast of Chinese variety show surprised by Singapore delicacy
    • Dylan Wang criticised for seemingly encouraging fans who caused public disturbance
    • Kevin Jonas has skin cancer removed
    • Kevin Spacey can't afford to pay his bills
    • Daisy Ridley feels 'deeply uncomfortable' confronting sexism on sets
    • Russell Crowe 'slightly uncomfortable' Gladiator 2 is being made
    • Jude Law wishes he'd embraced good looks before he became 'saggy and balding'
    • Gossip mill: Kim Jong-kook loses millions to scam, Julie Tan hospitalised for food allergy, Tank's poor health at concert stirs controversy

Lifestyle

Lifestyle
    • 'This would do my late father proud': Second-generation owner revives famous Sin Kee Chicken Rice at Ubi
    • Continuing her family's legacy: 26-year-old woman taking over parents' hawker business after their retirement
    • From working in a bank to chopping raw pork: Couple open their own wet-market stall after helping with family business
    • 'No amount of hunger will make me touch it': American expat says he's learned not to take the 'paiseh piece'
    • Golden Village has $5 movies this June at selected cinemas
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    • Pincers out: Popular Ministry of Crab from Sri Lanka to open at Dempsey in July
    • Brotherbird Bakehouse to open third outlet at Tampines 1 in early July
    • Singapore theatre classic Titoudao returns to the stage for its 30th anniversary
    • Get up and go: How the walking trend is making strides in Singapore

Digicult

Digicult
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    • China's Ex-Robots develops humanoids with enhanced facial movement
    • Apple's AI push could reinvigorate iPhone sales as customers look to upgrade
    • Morgan Stanley CEO says AI could save financial advisers 10 to 15 hours a week
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    • Nokia CEO makes world's first 'immersive' phone call
    • Apple shows off updated, mixed-reality headset at AI-focused event
    • Microsoft unveils all-digital Xbox consoles, Doom title at Games Showcase
    • Games in June: Fight Demons, Battle Alien Clowns and Return to Elden Ring

Money

Money
    • Any takers? Son of late CK Tang selling his Victoria Park GCB for $83m
    • Snapped up for $1.58m: 5-room flat in City Vue @ Henderson exchanges hands at eye-watering price
    • DBS eyes $500b in wealth assets by 2026, top exec says
    • Economists expect Singapore's monetary policy to remain unchanged in 2024, survey shows
    • Gold rush grips Asia despite near-record prices
    • UBS and Credit Suisse's Swiss units could merge by July 1
    • In China, a search for identity boosts Lululemon, premium sportswear brands
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