Month: January 2018

Australia Day 2018

The Australian High Commission was honoured to have the Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong and Members of Parliament attend our 2018 Australia Day celebrations. The Australian High Commissioner, Bruce Gosper was delighted to welcome everyone to an amazing showcase of produce and talent Australia has to offer. (Photo Credit: Australian High Commission of Singapore FaceBook...

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ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit’s Delhi Declaration Marks 25th Anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations

The Heads of States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Republic of India, gathered in New Delhi on 25th January 2018 to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations under the theme of “Shared Values, Common Destiny.” To mark twenty five years of India – ASEAN partnership (Posted by PIB Delhi) Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi shared his vision about ASEAN-India partnership in an op-ed piece titled, “ASEAN-India: Shared Values, Common Destiny”. The article has been published in the leading dailies from the ASEAN member nations. Following is the complete text of the article....

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PM Lee Hsien Loong’s Opening Remarks at the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit Plenary in New Delhi.

Speaking at this historic event in ASEAN-India relations, representing Singapore as ​ASEAN Chair 2018, Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong elaborated on the way forward Today we mark 25 years of relations between ASEAN and India, and five years of our strategic partnership. These milestones are an opportunity to celebrate our achievements and chart our way forward. India’s ties with Southeast Asia go back far beyond 25 years. Our early interactions were driven by trade and commerce. Artefacts like glass beads and semi-precious stones from Southern India have been found in the Malay Peninsula which are dated as...

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Presentation of Credentials

In the year 2018 the first batch of Ambassadors presented their credentials on 25 January to the President of the Republic of Singapore. These were:  The Ambassador of the Republic of the Philippines, His Excellency Joseph Del Mar Yap and The Ambassador of the Republic of Belarus, His Excellency Valery Kolesnik. IN Diplomacy welcomes them and wishes them a warm welcome to Singapore. Presentation of Credentials – Joseph Del Mar Yap, Ambassador to Singapore, Republic of the Philippines Presentation of Credentials Valery Kolesnik, Ambassador to Singapore, Republic of...

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