Religious leaders laud idea for top inter-faith dialogue

S'pore well-placed to host such events given its success on multi-religious issues, they add

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A high-level inter-faith dialogue, which President Halimah Yacob had suggested Singapore could hold, will be a one-of-a-kind event that fills an existing global vacuum while promoting inter-faith understanding, said religious leaders and inter-faith activists yesterday.

Singapore is also well-placed to hold such a dialogue given its high international standing and success in handling multi-religious issues, they added.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 25, 2018, with the headline Religious leaders laud idea for top inter-faith dialogue. Subscribe