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Singapore, South Korea on track to deepen future ties, analysts say

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With Singapore and South Korea signing agreements to strengthen collaboration in areas from biotechnology to cyber security and smart cities, observers say the two sides are on track to widen the scope for future exchanges.

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is in South Korea to attend the Asean-Korea Commemorative Summit, which South Korean President Moon Jae-in is hosting in Busan today and tomorrow.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 25, 2019, with the headline Singapore, South Korea on track to deepen future ties, analysts say. Subscribe