Singapore Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Mattis warns China over 'militarization' of South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... islands. President Donald Trump, backing the remarks by his Pentagon chief at an international security forum in Singapore, said on Twitter: "Very surprised that China would be doing this?" Mattis said the Trump administration's recent decision to ...

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  2. PM Modi arrives in New Delhi after his 3-nation tourRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , June 2 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at the Indira Gandhi International airport in New Delhi on Saturday after concluding his five days, three-nation visit to Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore. Prime Minister Modi visited the three nations which are part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to boost the Act East policy.

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  3. Mattis Meets With Indo-Pacific Leaders at Singapore SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with several Indo-Pacific leaders on the sidelines of the 2018 International Institute for Strategic Studies Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore June 1. Defense Secretary James N. Mattis meets with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during the 2018 International Institute for Strategic Studies Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, June 1, 2018. Mattis met with several Indo-Pacific leaders at the summit.

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  4. Malaysia fully supports denuclearisation - Mat SabuBy Massita Ahmad...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Massita Ahmad SINGAPORE, June 2 -- Malaysia fully supports denuclearisation and hopes efforts towards this end will not only focus on certain countries like North Korea and Iran alone, said Malaysian Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu. "It needs to be applied to all ," he told the media on the sidelines of the 17th Shangri-La Dialogue here today.

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  5. Readout of Secretary Mattis' Meeting with Singaporean Minister of Defence Dr. Ng Eng HenRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2018 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis met with the Singapore Minister of Defence Dr. Ng Eng Hen on June 1 on the sidelines of the International Institute for Strategic Studies' 17th Asia Security Summit, also known as the Shangri-La Dialogue, a major annual defense and security forum in the Indo-Pacific region. During their meeting, the two leaders reaffirmed their mutual commitment to the U.S.-Singapore defense relationship and discussed efforts to strengthen cooperation, to include counterterrorism and maritime security.

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  6. Readout of Secretary Mattis' Meeting with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien LoongRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2018 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis met with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Singapore on June 1 on the sidelines of the International Institute for Strategic Studies' 17th Asia Security Summit, also known as the Shangri-La Dialogue. During their meeting, the Secretary and Prime Minister reaffirmed the excellent and long-standing bilateral defense relationship between the United States and Singapore.

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  7. Public can apply for tickets to NDP 2018 and two previews from May 23 to June 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Straits Times

    Those keen to be a part of Singapore's grandest birthday celebration can start applying for this year's National Day Parade tickets from Wednesday . Held at The Float @ Marina Bay, NDP 2018 will feature the largest military tattoo display to be held at the venue yet and the return of crowd favourites, such as the aerial flypast.

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  8. NDP 2018: 'We Are Singapore' back as theme song, but with a twistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singer Charlie Lim performing this year's NDP theme song, an updated version of "We Are Singapore", at a launch event. SINGAPORE: This year's National Day Parade theme song is a revamped version of the old classic "We Are Singapore".

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  9. US Ambassador calls on Dr MRead the original story

    May 21, 2018 | The Star Online

    ... Prime Minister on May 10, Dr Mahathir has received a number of visits from foreign dignitaries. These include Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Brunei's ruler Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah. Earlier, former Petrosaudi executive Xavier Andre ...

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  10. Peace in Korea will rest on Koreans themselves - " not Trump or XiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    ... Lady Melania and a suitcase of his better instincts. Leave the hounds behind, and when you need advice, run it by Singapore 's experienced prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong. On his visit to Beijing last year, Trump said the US is committed to the ...

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  11. Justo, US Ambassador meet Dr Mahathir todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... 92, received visits from various quarters including foreign leaders such as Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. -- BERNAMA

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  12. Trusted Xi ally a rising influence on China's foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2018 | The Japan Times

    Chinese President Xi Jinping is increasingly turning to friend and trusted confidant Wang Qishan to help guide the country's foreign relations as he prepares for a potentially bruising trade fight with the U.S. and competition for leadership in Asia. The 69-year-old Wang was appointed vice president in March, but exercises outsized influence in the historically symbolic position despite standing down from the ruling Communist Party's leading body due to age restrictions.

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  13. Singapore PM looking forward to working with Pakatan GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2018 | The Star Online

    PUTRAJAYA: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says he is committed to continuing close bilaA teral ties with Malaysia under the new Pakatan Harapan administration. Lee, who called on Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad at the Perdana Leadership Foundation here yesterday, said he had "a good chat" with his counterpart.

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  14. Universal welfare and saying 'no' to tuition: Teo You Yenn...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Teo You Yenn is the author of "This Is What Inequality Looks Like" and an Associate Professor and Head of Sociology at Nanyang Technological University. But for the past four months, sociologist, Teo You Yenn's This Is What Inequality Looks Like has flown off the shelves of local bookstores, and was even brought up in Parliament by Nominated Member of Parliament Kuik Shiao-Yin in her speech about income inequality in Singapore.

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  15. Anwar Ibrahim to go on nationwide tourRead the original story

    May 19, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... after accompanying his wife, Datuk Seri Wan Azizah Wan Ismail who is Deputy Prime Minister-designate, to call on Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong here today. When asked about his life after being released from prison last Wednesday, Anwar ...

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  16. Terms of KL-Singapore HSR agreement may have to be renegotiated: Azmin AliRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia's newly appointed Economic Affairs Minister, Azmin Ali, said on Saturday he has been tasked to review mega projects the previous government embarked on, including the High Speed Rail project linking up Kuala Lumpur to neighbouring Singapore. An agreement had been signed between Malaysia and Singapore under previous prime minister Najib Razak to build the rail link - but Azmin said this did not mean it could not be reviewed.

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  17. Wan Azizah meets Singapore PMPUTRAJAYA, May 19 (Bernama) -- Deputy...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Deputy Prime Minister-designate Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today called on Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at a leading hotel here. Wan Azizah, accompanied by her husband Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, who is PKR de facto leader, met Lee and his wife, Ho Ching for an hour.

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  18. Malaysian PM meets with Singaporean PMRead the original story

    May 19, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    ... ties, according to a tweet posted by Mahathir on his Twitter account. It is widely believed that the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail project, scheduled to be operational by 2026, is among the topics raised by Lee. After the meeting, Lee also ...

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  19. Meeting with Mahathir 'warm, fruitful': PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Lee said he also expressed the hope that both countries would also be able to continue the regular retreats which Singapore and Malaysia's prime ministers had been holding. "So I hope that once he has settled all of his domestic priorities, which he ...

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  20. Singapore PM pays courtesy call on Dr MRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | The Star Online

    PUTRAJAYA: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has paid a courtesy call on freshly-appointed Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. While it is not known what the two leaders will discuss, the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail project is expected to be among issues to be raised during the meeting.

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