Lim Swee Say Wiki, Biography, Age, Wife, Net Worth

is a Singaporean former politician who served as Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress between 2005 and 2015, Minister for Manpower between 2015 and 2018, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office between 2004 and 2015, Second Minister for National Development between 2004 and 2005, and Minister for the Environment between 2000 and 2004.

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Lim Swee Say Wiki, Biography

Date of Birth 13 July 1954
Birth Day 13 July
Birth Years 1954
Age 68 years old
Birth Place Colony of Singapore, British Malaya
Birth City Colony of Singapore
Birth Country Singapore
Nationality Singaporean
Famous As Politician
Also Known for Politician
Zodiac Sign Leo
Occupation Politician

Also Known by the Full name , is a Good Politician. He was born on 13 July 1954, in Colony of Singapore, British Malaya.Colony of Singapore is a beautiful and populous city located in Colony of Singapore, British Malaya Singapore.

Early Life Story, Family Background and Education

Lim attended Catholic High School and National Junior College before graduating from Loughborough University in 1976 with a first class honours degree in electronics, computer and systems engineering under a scholarship conferred by the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) in 1973.

He subsequently went on to complete a master’s degree in management at Stanford University in 1991.

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Net Worth

has a net worth of $1.5 million (Estimated) which he earned from his occupation as Politician. Famously known as the Politician of Singapore. He is seen as one of the most successful Politician of all times. Wealth & Primary Source of earning is being a successful Singaporean Politician.

Lim Swee entered the career as Politician In his early life after completing his formal education..

Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 $0.5 Million to $1.5 Million Approx
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Personal Life, Relationships and Dating

Lim married to Elaine Cheong Siew Boon in 1981, introduced by a mutual friend. The couple had one daughter and one son. Cheong died on 6 July 2021, after battling stage 4 cancer since 2017.

He is a Roman Catholic.

Social Network

Born on 13 July 1954, the Politician is Probably the most famous person on social media. Lim Swee is a popular celebrity and social media influencer. With his huge number of social media followers, he frequently shares numerous individual media files for viewers to comment with his massive amount of support from followers across all major social media sites. Affectively interact with and touch his followers. You can scroll down for information about his Social media profiles.

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Life Story & Timeline


Lim retired from the cabinet on 1 May 2018, with his Manpower portfolio succeeded to Josephine Teo. On 5 May, Lim was awarded the Distinguished Comrade of Labour during the May Day Awards ceremony, which was presented by former NTUC secretary-general (now the Minister of Trade & Industry) Chan Chun Sing.


In 2015, Lim relinquished his post of Minister in Prime Minister’s Office and NTUC secretary-general (in line with the NTUC’s retirement policies) and was appointed the Minister for Manpower.


In 2014, Lim appeared on Singapore’s Mediacorp Channel 8 episode “Hear Me Out”, to respond to the criticisms against him and clarify himself on a few topics such as his Zorro costume, “Cheaper Better Faster”, “Better, Betterer, Betterest”, “Deaf Frog” and why Singapore implements Progressive Wage Model instead of minimum wage.


In 2005, Lim became the Deputy Secretary-General of the NTUC for the second time (while continuing to serve concurrently as a Minister without portfolio in the Prime Minister’s Office). In 2007, he was made the Secretary-General of the NTUC.


In 2004, Lim was appointed a Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office. He also served as the Second Minister for National Development from 2004 to 2005.


Lim was made the Acting Minister for the Environment in 2000. He became a full member of the Cabinet in 2001.


In 1999, Lim was appointed a Minister of State at the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts.

Lim has been a member of the PAP’s Central Executive Committee since 1999, and served as the Chairman of the Young PAP (the party’s youth wing) from 2000 to 2004.


At the 1997 general election, Lim was a PAP candidate in the Tanjong Pagar Group Representation Constituency (Tanjong Pagar GRC), which was led by the late Lee Kuan Yew (who died in 2015) and was elected in a walkover. He was on the PAP’s team in Holland-Bukit Panjang GRC at the 2001 general election, and in Holland-Bukit Timah GRC at the 2006 general election, and was elected unopposed on both occasions. At the 2011 general election, Lim stood in East Coast GRC, where the PAP’s team defeated the team from the opposition Workers’ Party by 59,992 votes (54.8%) to 49,429 (45.2%).

Lim served as Deputy Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) from 1997 to 1999. He also served on the Committee on Singapore’s Competitiveness from 1997 to 1998, and chaired its Sub-committee on Manpower Development.


In 1991, Lim completed a master’s degree in Management at Stanford University.


Lim served at Singapore’s National Computer Board as Chief Executive from 1986 to 1991, and as Chairman from 1994 to 1998. He also served at the Economic Development Board (EDB) as Deputy Managing Director based in New York City from 1991 to 1993, and as Managing Director from 1994 to 1996.


In 1976, he graduated with first class honours in electronics, computer and systems engineering.


Lim was educated in Catholic High School and National Junior College, before being awarded a Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Scholarship in 1973 to study in the United Kingdom at Loughborough University.


Lim Swee Say, MP (Chinese: 林瑞生 ; pinyin: Lín Ruìshēng ; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Lîm Sūi-seⁿ , born 13 July 1954) is a Singaporean politician. A member of the governing People’s Action Party (PAP), he stepped down as Minister for Manpower in 2018. He previously served as the Minister for the Environment from 2001 to 2004, a Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office from 2004 to 2015, and as the Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) from 2005 to 2015. He has been a Member of Parliament (MP) since 1996.

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