Category:Goh Chok Tong

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Goh Chok Tong (Standard Mandarin:
吴作栋
, pinyin: Wú Zuòdòng; born 20 May 1941), was the second Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore from 28 November 1990 to 12 August 2004, succeeding Lee Kuan Yew. He is currently one of the Senior Ministers of Singapore and the chairman of Singapore's central bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore.


Goh Chok Tong 
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Singaporean politician
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Date of birth20 May 1941
Singapore
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Occupation
Member of political party
Position held
  • Prime Minister of Singapore (28 November 1990, 12 August 2004, Lee Kuan Yew, Lee Hsien Loong, 2)
  • Emeritus Senior Minister (12 August 2004, 21 May 2011, Lee Kuan Yew)
  • Member of the Parliament of Singapore (Marine Parade Group Representation Constituency, 1988)
  • Senior Minister (12 August 2004, Lee Kuan Yew, 21 May 2011)
  • Member of the Parliament of Singapore (13th Parliament of Singapore, Marine Parade Group Representation Constituency, People's Action Party)
  • Member of the Parliament of Singapore (12th Parliament of Singapore, Marine Parade Group Representation Constituency, People's Action Party)
  • Member of the Parliament of Singapore (11th Parliament of Singapore, Marine Parade Group Representation Constituency, People's Action Party)
Spouse
  • Tan Choo Leng
Award received
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding (2003)
  • Companion of the Order of Australia (1 February 2005)
  • Order of the Rising Sun, 1st class
Authority control
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