15 Oct '11, 3pm

Vital to stay cohesive, alert, nimble in unpredictable world

SINGAPORE: Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) says it is vital for the country to remain cohesive, alert and nimble to take advantage of the opportunities and to get out of harm's way if necessary. It says that in a more unpredictable and fluid global environment, Singapore will cooperate with all countries and institutions that wish to cooperate with it. At the same time, it will do what needs to be done to protect and promote the country's national interests. The ministry outlined these goals in its addendum to the Presidential Address. In the addendum released on Saturday, MFA said that ASEAN remains Singapore's core interest and cornerstone of its foreign policy. It said a more integrated and cohesive ASEAN enhances the region's economic competitiveness and gives it a strong platform to engage key international players, especially the United States and China...

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