2020 Singapore General Election

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE JULY 10, 2020 The United States congratulates the people of Singapore on the country’s 13th general election on July 10 and congratulates Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong and the People’s Action Party on their victory. The United States and Singapore have enjoyed more than 50 …

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2020 Trafficking in Persons Report

On June 25, 2020, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo delivered remarks at the 2020 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report launch ceremony and honored this year’s TIP Report Heroes. In his remarks, Secretary Pompeo recognized Singapore, one of two newly ranked Tier 1 countries in the report, for its progress to increase convictions and identify victims, among other significant improvements. Jump …

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President Trump, PM Lee Celebrate Longstanding U.S.-Singapore Partnership

President Donald J. Trump and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong met in New York on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on September 23, 2019. They celebrated our two countries’ longstanding partnership and reaffirmed their commitment to promoting free, fair, and reciprocal trade. They also renewed the 1990 Memorandum of Understanding Regarding …

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Remarks By Vice President Pence at the 2018 APEC CEO Summit

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President For Immediate Release                           November 17, 2018 REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT PENCE AT THE 2018 APEC CEO SUMMIT Pacific Explorer Marquee Theatre Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 12:25 P.M. PGT Thank you, Scott.  And thank you all for that warm welcome.  Prime Minister O’Neill, Chairman Taureka, representatives from …

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President Trump’s Administration is Advancing a Free and Open Indo-Pacific Through Investments and Partnerships in Economics, Security, and Governance

Office of the Vice President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18, 2018 President Donald J. Trump’s Administration is Advancing a Free and Open Indo-Pacific Through Investments and Partnerships in Economics, Security, and Governance A Steadfast and Enduring Commitment: Vice President Pence visited Japan, Singapore, Australia, and Papua New Guinea this week to reaffirm President Trump’s commitment to …

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Vice President Pence, Prime Minister Lee reaffirm U.S.-Singapore ties

Vice President Mike Pence and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong reaffirmed the longstanding and multi-faceted partnership between Singapore and the United States during a joint press conference today at the Istana. They welcomed the broad slate of high-level bilateral interactions this year, including visits to Singapore by President Donald J Trump, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, and Secretary of Defense James Mattis. There …

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Remarks by Vice President Pence and Prime Minister Lee of the Republic Of Singapore in Joint Press Statements

  THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President For Immediate Release November 16, 2018 REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT PENCE AND PRIME MINISTER LEE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE IN JOINT PRESS STATEMENTS The Istana Singapore PRIME MINISTER LEE:  Vice President Pence, ladies and gentlemen, may I extend a very warm welcome to Vice President …

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Prepared Remarks for Vice President Pence at the East Asia Summit Plenary Session

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President For Immediate Release November 15, 2018 PREPARED REMARKS FOR VICE PRESIDENT PENCE AT THE EAST ASIA SUMMIT PLENARY SESSION Suntec Convention Centre Suntec City, Singapore It’s an honor to be here with so many leaders from across the Indo-Pacific at the 13th East Asia Summit. Prime Minister …

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Remarks by Vice President Pence at the 6th U.S.—ASEAN Summit

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President For Immediate Release November 15, 2018 REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT PENCE AT THE 6TH U.S.—ASEAN SUMMIT Suntec Convention Centre Suntec City, Singapore VICE PRESIDENT PENCE:  Your Majesty, your excellencies, it is my honor to join you all here at the 6th Summit between the United States of …

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Press Availability at the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and Related Meetings

Remarks Michael R. Pompeo  Secretary of State Singapore August 4, 2018 SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone. It’s been an honor to participate in my first ASEAN ministerial meetings here in Singapore. I want to first thank Foreign Minister Balakrishnan for hosting. We have reaffirmed our strong bilateral relationship, and it’s great to be back in Singapore …

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Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong

Readout Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC August 3, 2018 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Today in Singapore, Secretary Pompeo met with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and reaffirmed the enduring U.S.-Singapore strategic partnership. They also discussed shared priorities during Singapore’s 2018 ASEAN chairmanship, trade and investment in the Indo-Pacific region, …

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Remarks at the U.S.-ASEAN Ministerial

Remarks Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State Singapore Expo Singapore, Singapore August 3, 2018   SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you. Thank you, Mr. Minister. It’s an honor to co-chair this ministerial meeting with you. It’s my first meeting as well. I’m delighted to participate in this first engagement here with U.S.-ASEAN, and it’s great to be back …

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Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit Issued on: June 12, 2018 President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the …

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Remarks by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Remarks by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Before Expanded Bilateral Meeting Issued on: June 12, 2018 Capella Hotel Singapore 9:54 A.M. SGT PRESIDENT TRUMP:  Mr. Chairman, it’s a great honor to be with you.  And I know that we will have tremendous …

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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore

STATEMENTS & RELEASES Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore   Issued on: June 11, 2018 President Donald J. Trump met today with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore.  President Trump thanked Prime Minister Lee for Singapore’s generosity and partnership in hosting his June 12 meeting with …

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Remarks by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Remarks by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Before Bilateral Meeting Issued on: June 12, 2018 Capella Hotel Singapore 9:08 A.M. SGT Q Mr. President, how do you feel (inaudible)? PRESIDENT TRUMP: I feel really great. We’re going to have a great discussion …

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