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Appointment of Non-Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Colombia, Non-Resident Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark, and Non-Resident High Commissioner to the Republic of Mauritius

Mr Lim Ming Yan appointed as Singapore’s next Non-Resident High Commissioner to the Republic of Mauritius

The Government has appointed Mr Anthony Lim Weng Kin as Singapore’s first Non-Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Colombia, Ms Tan Poh Hong as Singapore’s next Non-Resident Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark, and Mr Lim Ming Yan as Singapore’s next Non-Resident High Commissioner to the Republic of Mauritius. Mr…

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Visit of Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean to the Kingdom of Morocco, 20-23 Nov 2019

SM Teo called on Prime Minister Saad-Eddine El Othmani on 21 November 2019 in Rabat

Senior Minister (SM) and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean is on a working visit to the Kingdom of Morocco from 20 to 23 November 2019. SM Teo called on Prime Minister Saad-Eddine El Othmani on 21 November 2019 in Rabat. Both leaders reaffirmed the warm and friendly…

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Visit by Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for Social Policies, Tharman Shanmugaratnam, to Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana, 3 to 7 November 2019

In Abidjan, SM Tharman will also deliver a Kofi A. Annan Eminent Speakers Lecture at the African Development Bank headquarters

Senior Minister (SM) Tharman Shanmugaratnam will make working visits to Côte d’Ivoire from 3 to 5 November and Ghana from 5 to 7 November. He will meet government leaders in both countries to promote bilateral cooperation, and will be accompanied by a business delegation. In Abidjan, SM Tharman will also…

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Lee Kuan Yew Exchange Fellowship - Visit of Mr Paul Mashatile, Treasurer-General of the African National Congress, Republic of South Africa, 17 to 24 Sep 2019

Mr Mashatile will attend site-visits and receive briefings by Singapore agencies

Treasurer-General of the African National Congress Mr Paul Mashatile will visit Singapore as the 68th Lee Kuan Yew Exchange Fellow from 17 to 24 September 2019. 2 Mr Mashatile will call on Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat. He will be hosted to dinner by Senior Minister…

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Visit by Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Cape Town, South Africa, 2-6 September 2019

Dr Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman was on a working visit to Cape Town from 2 to 6 September 2019 to participate in the 28th World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa

Senior Minister of State (SMS), Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman was on a working visit to Cape Town from 2 to 6 September 2019 to participate in the 28th World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa. The theme of the Forum is “Shaping Inclusive…

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Travel Notice for Egypt

Singaporeans are advised to plan their travel to Egypt carefully and avoid any travel to the Western Desert, Egyptian land border areas and the Sinai Peninsula

While Egypt as a whole is stable, security incidents continue to take place periodically in Cairo and other parts of the country. A state of emergency was declared after attacks on Coptic churches in April 2017 and was re-imposed for another three months from 25 April 2019. Singaporeans are advised…

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Visit by Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman to South Africa, 17 to 19 October 2017

Dr. Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman attended the 17th Council of Ministers Meeting of the Indian Ocean Rim Association in Durban, South Africa on 18 October 2017

Senior Minister of State (SMS), Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman attended the 17th Council of Ministers Meeting (COMM) of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) in Durban, South Africa on 18 October 2017. The 17th COMM reviewed the progress by IORA and discussed…

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MFA Press Statement: Appointment of Ambassador to Japan and Non-Resident Ambassador to the Kingdom of Morocco

The Government has appointed Mr Lui Tuck Yew as Singapore’s Ambassador to Japan, and Mr George Goh Ching Wah as Singapore’s Non-Resident Ambassador to the Kingdom of Morocco.  Mr Lui Tuck Yew was Minister for Transport from 2011 to 2015 and concurrently Second Minister for Defence in 2015. He was Minister…

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MFA Press Statement: Visit by Senior Minister of State, Prime Minister's Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Transport Mrs Josephine Teo to Mozambique and Kenya, 20 to 25 March 2017

SMS Teo’s visit is part of a series of Ministerial visits from Singapore to Sub-Saharan Africa aimed at strengthening linkages between Singapore and countries in the region

SMS Mrs Josephine Teo will make a working visit to Maputo, Mozambique and Nairobi, Kenya from 20 to 25 March 2017. SMS Teo’s visit is part of a series of Ministerial visits from Singapore to Sub-Saharan Africa aimed at strengthening linkages between Singapore and countries in the region.  Mozambique and Kenya…