06 June / 2018

On the State Reception on the Occasion of Day of Russia and the 50th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Russia and Singapore

On June 6, 2018 the Russian Embassy hosted a State Reception on the occasion of the National Day of Russia and the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and Singapore in Shangri La Hotel.

In his address, Ambassador of the Russian Federation Andrey Tatarinov spoke about history and the current state of bilateral ties as well as underscored substantial reserves for their strengthening and diversification.

On behalf of the Singapore Government Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure, Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan welcomed considerable progress in all areas of cooperation between two countries and expressed his firm belief in its further development.

In closing, Minister wished the Russian football team every success in the upcoming World Cup.

The Reception was attended by Members of Parliament, representatives of Singapore ministries and agencies, business, scientific and academic circles, diplomatic and consular corps as well as Russian compatriots.