The Prime Minister of Luxembourg, His Excellency Mr Xavier Bettel, delivered the last Presidential Distinguished Lecture of 2016 on Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016.
PM Bettel opened the lecture by drawing parallels between Singapore and Luxembourg, highlighting investment in technology as a key factor of both nations' successes. He then expounded on the importance of political leadership in harnessing the full potential of the digital revolution. PM Bettel also touched on pertinent topics shaping the political landscape today, including the impact of Brexit and the recent US elections.
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