10 Feb '12, 12pm

China stresses importance of strong ties with S'pore

China stresses importance of strong ties with S'pore

BEIJING : China has said strong ties with Singapore are important in today's complex international environment. Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said this when he met his counterpart from Singapore, K Shanmugam, in Beijing on Friday. Mr Shanmugam is visiting China for the first time as Singapore's foreign minister. During the meeting, which lasted nearly 90 minutes, they exchanged views on regional and international developments. Mr Shanmugam noted that the region's stability was of great importance to both countries. Earlier in the day, Mr Shanmugam called on China's Vice Premier Li Keqiang and extended an invitation for Mr Li to visit Singapore.

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