Cementing international sports ties

Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, president of the Singapore National Olympic Council, receiving a memento from Yasuhiro Yamashita, president of the Japanese Olympic Committee and Olympic judo open champion at Los Angeles 1984. The Speaker of Parliament led a delega
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Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, president of the Singapore National Olympic Council, receiving a memento from Yasuhiro Yamashita, president of the Japanese Olympic Committee and Olympic judo open champion at Los Angeles 1984. The Speaker of Parliament led a delegation of officials from the SNOC and national agency Sport Singapore to Tokyo to meet the newly appointed leadership of the JOC.

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