The premier's visit is at the invitation of his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong, for the 33rd Asean Summit.
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 straitstimes.com.
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.
Mahathir expected to be seated next to Myanmar’s Suu Kyi at Asean Summit.
There may be brief respite for Beijing, but long-term competition isn't going anywhere.
Putin to make first visit to Singapore
SINGAPORE, Nov 11 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will meet controversial Russian president Vladimir Putin at the sidelines of the Asean Summit 2018 this Tuesday, amid recent new evidence on the downing...
The US president is likely to pursue deals with China and North Korea which the Democrats are likely to back.
US Vice President Mike Pence and Prime Minister Narendra Modi would discuss India-US defence cooperation and bilateral relationship during their meeting in Singapore next week, the White House said on Saturday, asserting that