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Xi Jinping to visit Singapore next year to mark 25 years of ties

Published on Aug 16, 2014 11:56 PM
 
CHINESE President Xi Jinping (RIGHT) will make his first state visit to Singapore next year, to mark 25 years of diplomatic ties between the two countries. -- PHOTO: REUTERS

NANJING - CHINESE President Xi Jinping will make his first state visit to Singapore next year, to mark 25 years of diplomatic ties between the two countries.

It will be his first official visit to Singapore since he assumed China's highest office last year.

President Tony Tan Keng Yam will also make a state visit to China.

This agreement was made during a bilateral meeting between the two heads of state, said Singapore's Foreign Affairs Ministry on Saturday.

 
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