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Mayor Abby meets with foreign leaders to learn Makati's best practices

Manila Bulletin 03 Oct 2023
29, Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs headed by Singapore Ambassador Constance See, visited the city's Mobile Library in Makati Elementary School together with Second Secretary Political Amanda Cheah, Research Assistant Sofi Espejo, and other members of the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

PH casts grand ambition for offshore wind capacity export to Singapore, other ASEAN countries

Manila Bulletin 30 Sep 2023
The secretary expounded “if they can think of even exporting from Australia to Singapore, that’s why the Singaporean investors are interested because we are nearer than Australia - they’re looking at this from an integrated fashion because we’re already developing it in intercontinental ASEAN, you have Laos.

Singapore Ambassador See visits Makati's Mobile Library

Manila Bulletin 30 Sep 2023
The event was also attended by Second Secretary Political Amanda Cheah, Research Assistant Sofi Espejo, and other members of the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs ... The city government also expressed its gratitude to the Singapore delegation for their generous donation of books for the Mobile Library Program.

Q3 pro-admin sentiment down to 43%—survey

Manila Standard 28 Sep 2023
In a joint statement signed by Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno, NEDA Secretary Arsenio Balisacan, and Budget Secretary Amenah Pangandaman, the economic team said surveys were primarily based on perceptions, not facts ... The secretaries said it was also worth noting that the ...

UK-Singapore consortium achieves world’s first fully-digitalised shipment

SAFETY4SEA 25 Sep 2023
The consortium, facilitated by the British Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, used advanced distributed ledger technology to capture electronic trade documents and fully digital logistics documents on an enterprise-grade permissioned distributed ledger technology (DLT) platform across both jurisdictions.

Cambodia Men’s Water Polo Team Boosts Skills with Singapore Training Session

Vietnam News 20 Sep 2023
Cambodia Men’s Water Polo Team Boosts Skills with Singapore Training Session. Collaborative effort by the Khmer Swimming Federation, the Singapore Swimming Association, and Prince Foundation nurtures the newly formed team ... Kiry Hem, Secretary General of the Khmer Swimming Federation (KSF), highlighted the significance of the training.

Singapore Red Cross Says “Yes” to Crypto

LB News 20 Sep 2023
Singapore Red Cross, a humanitarian aid organization, has agreed to accept donations in crypto ... Benjamin William – the secretary general and chief executive officer of the Singapore Red Cross – expressed his excitement in a recent interview and said. ... the government of Singapore.

Revisiting SC, COA jurisdictions

Manila Standard 20 Sep 2023
Castro’s statement is inaccurate ... But does this mean that Martires’ crusade is pure folly? ... (The author is a Filipino lawyer based in Singapore. He was an Assistant Secretary at the Presidential Management Staff and a long-time Legislative Staff Head at both the Senate of the Philippines and House of Representatives.) ....

Turbulence in China’s top ranks raises questions about Xi Jinping’s rule

Auburnpub dot com 20 Sep 2023
Rajaratnam School of International Studies in Singapore ... Since being promoted to the post in March, Li has traveled twice to Moscow to meet his Russian counterpart, visited Belarus’ president in Minsk, and shook hands with US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin at a security conference in Singapore.

Inside China’s Military Enigma: The Disappearance of Defence Minister Li Shangfu

Beijing Times 19 Sep 2023
Introduction.. The recent unexplained absence of Chinese Defence Minister Li Shangfu has cast a spotlight on the often enigmatic workings of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). The incident underscores the intricacies surrounding China’s military apparatus ... defence secretary ... Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin earlier this year in Singapore.

Marcos not giving up on P20/kilo rice price promise

Manila Standard 19 Sep 2023
President Ferdinand Marcos Jr ... 15 ... Marcos said the new buying price for palay would help farmers ... RICE GIVEAWAY ... The President, who is concurrently Agriculture secretary, noted that such as China, Singapore, Thailand, and Indonesia were already racing to have enough buffer stock before the dry spell, which he said caused a spike in rice prices ... • Rep.

India, Singapore hold foreign office consultations

Hindustan Times 18 Sep 2023
The foreign office consultations were co-chaired by Saurabh Kumar, secretary (East) in the external affairs ministry, and Luke Goh, second permanent secretary in Singapore’s foreign ministry ... Goh is concurrently the second permanent secretary in Singapore’s foreign ministry.

Robust bilateral ties discussed at 17th India-Singapore Foreign Office Consultations

Beijing News 18 Sep 2023
The Foreign Office Consultations were co-chaired by Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs, Saurabh Kumar and the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Law and concurrently Second Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore, Luke Goh, the Ministry of External Affairs said in an official release.

Upheavals in Xi's world spread concern about China's diplomacy

The Daily Herald 18 Sep 2023
One thing we can now see is that proximity does not equate to patronage in Xi's world," said Singapore-based security analyst Alexander Neill, an adjunct fellow with Hawaii's Pacific Forum think-tank ... Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin at Singapore's Shangri-la Dialogue security conference in June, where a handshake marked their closest interaction.

This is how China’s military system operates

Business Day 18 Sep 2023
In the Chinese system, the minister of national defence is seen as significantly less powerful than the US defence secretary and many international equivalents ... For sure ... Li, who was sanctioned by the US in 2018 over the purchase of Russian weapons, shunned formal discussions with US defence secretary Lloyd Austin in Singapore in June ... Reuters .

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