Lan au tien mot Kito hu

lam Thu tng Singapore

 

Lan au tien mot Kito hu lam Thu tng Singapore.

G. Tran c Anh, O.P.

Singapore (RVA News 20-06-2022) - Lan au tien trong lch s, mot tn hu Kito c chon lam Thu tng cua Singapore.

o la ong Lawrence Hoang Tuan Tai (Wong Shyun Tsai), 49 tuoi, thuoc Giao hoi Tin lanh Methodist, hay cung goi la Giao hoi Giam Ly, cho en nay la Bo trng tai chanh cua Singapore. Ong c bo nhiem lam thu tng hoi au thang Sau nam 2022, ke nhiem Thu tng Ly Hien Long (Lee Hsien Loong).

Cong hoa Singapore oc lap t nam 1958, hien co gan sau trieu dan c, trong o 33% la Phat t, 18% la Kito hu, trong o co 154,000 tn hu Cong giao hop thanh Tong giao phan Singapore, do c Hong y tan c William Ngo Thanh Tai (Goh Seng Chye) coi soc, va 14% theo Hoi giao, 10% theo Lao giao va 5% theo An giao. Tren bnh dien mien, Singapore c nhieu quan sat vien coi la mot mau gng ve s song chung hoa bnh. ay la thanh qua chnh sach cua chnh phu Ly Quang Dieu (Lee Kuan Yew), Thu tng au tien cua tieu quoc nay, t nam 1959 en 1990, than phu cua Thu tng Ly Hien Long. Ong rat quan tam khch le va phoi hp cuoc oi thoai lien ton trong nhng thap nien gan ay.

Ong Lawrence Hoang Tuan Tai xuat than t mot gia nh co phan khiem ha, du hoc tai My, trc khi tr thanh cong chc, va lam b th cua thu tng t nam 2005 en 2008. T nam 2011, ong lan lt am trach cac nhiem vu cua bo van hoa, bo phat trien quoc gia, roi bo trng giao duc, trc khi lam bo trng tai chanh t nam ngoai, trong thi ai dch Covid-19. Viec chon ong Hoang Tuan Tai lam thu tng nam trong chu trng tiep tuc chnh sach t trc en nay cua Singapore.

(Vatican News 17-6-2022)

 


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