The premier's visit is at the invitation of his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong, for the 33rd Asean Summit. 

Pence subs for Trump at summits with sceptical Asian nations, United

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) - Mr Mike Pence will stand in for President Donald Trump at several international gatherings this week in Asia, a region where the US faces increasing doubts about its commitment and consistency.. Read more at

Calls for open trade to greet Pence as Trump skips Asia summit

Asean, which will hold its own summit on Tuesday before being joined by other leaders, also faces the challenge of working through sharp differences over the handling of the Rohingya minority by Myanmar.

Awkward moments foreseen at meet - Mergawati | The Star Online Awkward moments foreseen at meet

Mahathir expected to be seated next to Myanmar’s Suu Kyi at Asean Summit.

5,000 police officers to provide land and sea security during summit

Singapore News - The Singapore Police Force (SPF) is deploying 5,000 officers to provide land and sea security for the five-day Asean Summit that began yesterday. The 33rd Asean Summit and related meetings are taking place at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre. SPF... Read more at

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ASEAN scores major achievements in economic development, integration, says secretary-general

Beijing seeks to block outsiders from drilling in South China Sea

SINGAPORE/BEIJING -- China wants to prohibit oil exploration in the South China Sea by countries from outside the region as part of a long-delayed cod

S’pore to host Asean Summit from Nov 11 to 15, prepares to hand over chair to Thailand S’pore to host Asean Summit from Nov 11 to 15, prepares to hand over chair to Thailand

SINGAPORE — The Republic will host the Association of South-east Asian Nations (Asean) Summit and related meetings from Sunday (Nov 11) to Thursday, as the country prepares to hand over the regional grouping’s rotating chairmanship to Thailand. The meetings, chaired by Prime Ministe

US Vice President Pence to meet PM Lee during official visit to Singapore

SINGAPORE: United States Vice President Mike Pence will meet Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during his official visit to Singapore next week, the ...

Modi, Pence to talk bilateral, defence cooperations at Singapore

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