12 Sep '11, 9am

Minister of State Lawrence Wong leads business delegation to Chengdu

SINGAPORE: Minister of State for Defence and Education Lawrence Wong will be leading a delegation to Chengdu, Sichuan from September 13-15 to explore business opportunities. The delegation comprises 52 representatives from 29 Singapore-based companies from education, environmental services, financial and legal services, hospitality, logistics, manufacturing, master planning and urban infrastructure. The business mission is heading to Chengdu as part of the 13th Singapore-Sichuan Trade and Investment Committee (SSTIC) meeting on Thursday. Mr Wong is a co-chairman of SSTIC. He took over from former Minister of State for Defence Koo Tsai Kee, who was co-chairman since the SSTIC was established in 1996. Mr Lim Swee Say, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office, is scheduled to join the delegation on Thursday.

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