What's Next: May 20, 2017

US President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump  on the South Lawn of the White House before departing on Marine One on May 19.
US President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on the South Lawn of the White House before departing on Marine One on May 19. PHOTO: EPA

Trump begins overseas tour

United States President Donald Trump arrives in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, today. It is the first stop of an eight-day trip that will also take him to Israel, the Vatican, Belgium and Italy.

It is Mr Trump's first overseas tour since becoming President.


TPP-11 meet on reviving trade pact

The so-called TPP-11 states - the 11 members left after the United States withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) - will hold a one-day meeting in Hanoi tomorrow to decide how to revive the pact ditched by US President Donald Trump shortly after he came into power.

The trade agreement is due to go into force next year.


Unveiling of Fernvale CC design

The facade design for the upcoming integrated Fernvale Community Club will be unveiled today, after online voting by residents.

The new facility will be integrated with a hawker centre, wet market and childcare centre.

The Sengkang West constituency will be celebrating its 11th anniversary today with a carnival.

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