Baird Meets Singaporean Officials

July 1, 2013 - Bandar Seri Begawan - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets Grace Fu Hai Yien, Singapore’s Minister of the Prime Minister’s Office and Kasiviswanathan Shanmugam, Singapore’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Law. The ministers discussed Canada-ASEAN relations and the strong ties that exist between Canada and Singapore. Singapore is ASEAN’s coordinating country for Canada, 2012 to 2015.

Baird was in Brunei to attend meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). He also met with government leaders, foreign ministers and business representatives to strengthen bilateral relations, project Canadian values and diversify Canada’s trade relations in the Asia-Pacific region.

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