Remembering Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew, world traveller

As Prime Minister, Senior Minister and Minister Mentor, Mr Lee travelled far, wide and frequently to increase Singapore's space, and to establish ties with the rest of the world. Between 1959 and 2012, he made at least 304 official trips to 83 countries. He visited Malaysia most frequently, followed by Japan, Britain, China and the United States.