Singapore PM affirms importance of ties with US World

Singapore PM affirms importance of ties with US

Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on August 23 his country valued the United States renewing its ties with the city-state during a joint news conference with the visiting US Vice President, Kamala Harris.
Japanese, Malaysian defence chiefs discuss regional issues World

Japanese, Malaysian defence chiefs discuss regional issues

Japanese Defence Minister Kishi Nobuo and his Malaysian counterpart Dato' Sri Ismail Sabri bin Yaakob expressed their deep concerns over the current situation in Myanmar and affirmed their intent to cooperate closely in the matter during their online meeting on April 15.
Philippines, Japan pledge close collaboration in East Sea issue World

Philippines, Japan pledge close collaboration in East Sea issue

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide have agreed to cooperate closely in issues related to the East Sea in the context of China continuing its military buildup in the waters despite the concerns of neighbouring countries.
ASEAN 2020: Japan stands ready to help ASEAN reduce emissions ASEAN

ASEAN 2020: Japan stands ready to help ASEAN reduce emissions

Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide will convey his country’s willingness to provide assistance to ASEAN member countries to cut their emissions while attending the upcoming ASEAN-Japan Summit, Japan’s national broadcaster NHK said on November 11.
Japanese news agency spotlights PM Suga Yoshihide’s Vietnam visit World

Japanese news agency spotlights PM Suga Yoshihide’s Vietnam visit

Japanese news agency Kyodo ran articles highlighting Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide’s official visit to Vietnam, including his talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 19, during which the two are expected to discuss numerous issues, particularly economic cooperation.