Now former NTUC deputy secretary-general Ng Chee Meng has been elected to take over Chan Chun Sing who has resigned from his position of secretary-general of NTUC.
Chan is currently Trade and Industry Minister since 1 May 2018 after taking over the post from Lim Hng Kiang who retired from cabinet.
Ng joined the the Labour Movement on 23 April this year on a part-time basis. He has been serving on a full-time basis from 1 May 2018 since relinquishing his appointments as Education Minister (Schools) and Second Minister for Transport.
Despite stepping down, Chan said he will not be leaving the Labour Movement,explaining,“my new portfolio in the Ministry of Trade and Industry is, in fact, and extension of the work in NTUC to ensure that our working people can continue to benefit from good jobs, and our businesses will have the opportunities to become more competitive and remain steadfast in their quest to take care of our working people.”
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