08 Dec '11, 2pm

S'pore optimistic climate change talks will yield good outcome - Channel News Asia: S'pore optimistic climate ch...

S'pore optimistic climate change talks will yield good outcome - Channel News Asia: S'pore optimistic climate ch...

DURBAN, South Africa: Singapore remains optimistic that the UN Climate Change talks in Durban, South Africa will yield a good outcome despite the overall grim mood. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean has said the republic will continue to be a constructive player to try and move countries towards convergence. Mr Teo, who is also chairman of the Inter-Ministerial Committee for Climate Change, said: "We know that it is challenging to achieve that but we hope that all the countries will be able to get together and provide an outcome to reaffirm the commitment of all countries to dealing with climate change. "Climate change is an important issue for us. We are seeing it in terms of more extreme weather patterns, we are seeing it in terms of rising sea levels and we have had to respond to that. "We have to have all elements of our society, economy, households, transport sector...

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