Minister for Finance (Singapore)

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The Minister for Finance is an appointment in the Cabinet of Singapore and heads the Ministry of Finance.[1] Tharman Shanmugaratnam, who was Second Minister for Finance, took over the ministership on 2007-12-01 when Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong relinquished the Finance post.[2] The current Finance Minister is Heng Swee Keat

Minister Start of Term End of Term
Goh Keng Swee 5 June 1959 8 August 1970
Hon Sui Sen 11 August 1970 14 October 1983
Tony Tan Keng Yam(current President of Singapore) 15 October 1983 1 January 1985
Richard Hu Tsu Tau 2 January 1985 9 November 2001
Lee Hsien Loong(current Prime Minister of Singapore) 10 November 2001 30 November 2007
Tharman Shanmugaratnam 1 December 2007 30 September 2015
Heng Swee Keat 1 October 2015 Incumbent

References[edit]

  1. ^ Official Website
  2. ^ Popatlal, Asha (2007-11-29). "PM Lee to relinquish Finance Minister post, Tharman takes over". Retrieved 2007-11-29.