Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014
Singapore
 

S. Iswaran leading Singapore team to Cambodia to strengthen business ties

Published on Jul 20, 2014 11:28 AM
 
S. Iswaran, Second Minister for Home Affairs, speaking at the opening of the three-day Asian Conference of Criminal and Operations Psychology. Mr S Iswaran Minister in the Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister for Home Affairs and Trade and Industry will be making an official visit to Cambodia on 21 July 2014. -- PHOTO: ST FILE 

SINGAPORE - Mr S Iswaran Minister in the Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister for Home Affairs and Trade and Industry will be making an official visit to Cambodia on 21 July 2014.

In his trip to strengthen bilateral economic ties, Mr Iswaran will meet Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sar Kheng, Senior Minister of Commerce Sun Chanthol and Minister of Mines and Energy Suy Sem.

Trade between the two Asean partners has gone up by 17 per cent since 2010 to S$1.6 billion last year.

A statement from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said that Singapore was Cambodia's sixth largest trading partner in 2012. Singapore's investments in Cambodia has also increased 11 per cent year-on-year to reach a cumulative value of S$240 million in 2012.

 
If you are not a subscriber, you can get instant, unlimited access here

Videos