Minister for Manpower (Singapore)

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Manpower Minister of the Republic of Singapore
Josephine Teo September 2016 (29908295102).jpg
Incumbent
Josephine Teo

since 1 May 2018 (2018-05-01)
Ministry of Manpower
Member of Cabinet of Singapore
Parliament of Singapore
Reports to The Prime Minister
Appointer The Prime Minister
Term length No fixed term
Formation 5 June 1959 (1959-06-05) (as Minister for Labour)
First holder K. M. Byrne

The Minister for Manpower is an appointment in the Cabinet of Singapore and heads the Ministry of Manpower. The current Minister for Manpower is Josephine Teo.

Minister Start of Term End of Term
K.M. Byrne 5 June 1959 1 Setempber 1961
Ahmad Ibrahim 1 Setempber 1961

21 August 1962

Ong Pang Boon (acting) 21 August 1962 1963
Jek Yeun Thong 1963 1968
S Rajaratnam 1968 1971
Ong Pang Boon 1971 1981
Ong Teng Cheong 1981 1983
E W Barker 1983 1983
S Jayakumar 1983 2 January 1985
Lee Yock Suan 2 January 1985 2 January 1992
Lee Boon Yang 2 January 1992 12 May 2003
Ng Eng Hen 12 August 2003 1 April 2008
Gan Kim Yong 1 April 2008 21 May 2011
Tharman Shanmugaratnam 21 May 2011 31 July 2012
Tan Chuan-Jin 1 May 2014 4 May 2015
Lim Swee Say 1 October 2015 30 April 2018
Josephine Teo 1 May 2018 Incumbent

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