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[ST] Wong Kan Seng hopes for closer ties between Singapore, China

[ST] Wong Kan Seng hopes for closer ties between Singapore, China

Former Deputy Prime Minister Wong Kan Seng said on Monday that he hoped that Singapore and China would continue to 'cooperate closely together in this uncertain international environment'. -- ST PHOTO: DESMOND FOO By Jennani Durai Former Deputy Prime Minister Wong Kan Seng said on Monday that he hoped that Singapore and China would continue to 'cooperate closely together in this uncertain international environment'. He was speaking at the opening ceremony of the Singapore Lien Fellowship Programme 2011 at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), his first public appearance since stepping down from the Singapore Cabinet in May. He was recently appointed the chairman of the fellowship council. Also present at the ceremony was China's ambassador to Singapore, Mr Wei Wei. The fellowship is a joint initiative between the Lien Foundation and the NTU to groom leaders from Chin...

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