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Tan Chuan-Jin, Lawrence Wong have done well in policy formulation: ESM Goh

Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong says both Acting Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin and Acting Culture, Community and Youth Minister Lawrence Wong, who will be promoted to full ministers on Thursday, have performed well in policy formulation.

SINGAPORE: Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong says both Acting Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin and Acting Culture, Community and Youth Minister Lawrence Wong, who will be promoted to full ministers on Thursday, have performed well in policy formulation.

Mr Goh added that they have also done well in explaining policies both in and outside Parliament.

Writing on his Facebook page, Mr Goh said both men have worked hard on the ground and are bonding well with their residents and Singaporeans.

Mr Tan is the anchor minister in Marine Parade GRC where Mr Goh also serves.

Mr Goh said that Mr Tan has told him that despite being a full minister he would like to continue supporting him in his Meet-the-People (MPS) sessions.

Mr Goh said that Mr Tan has told him he actually enjoys MPS work very much and feels that it helps him touch base with various people and their concerns as well as enables him to "stay in touch with the Branch folks".
 

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