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Singapore’s View on the G20 Summit 2017

Despite not being a member of the G20, the Republic of Singapore participated in the 22nd G20 Summit in Hamburg / Germany. As the Chair of the Global Governance Group (3G), the city-state represented the interests of small and medium-sized countries who play an equally important role in the international economic system. It was Singapore’s 7th participation in a G20 Summit. The country wants to advance the G20 agenda and promote stronger engagement between the G20 and the wider United Nations system. more…

Patrick Rüppel | July 14, 2017

Letters of condolences on behalf of the Singaporean Government on the passing of Helmut Kohl

The current and the former Prime Minister of Singapore express their heartfelt condolences regarding the passing of Helmut Kohl. more…

Dr. Frederick Kliem | June 20, 2017

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl

On the death of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl, Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and former President of the European Parliament, Hans-Gert Pöttering, writes: more…

June 17, 2017

31st Asia-Pacific Roundtable

“The Future of the Asia Pacific: Issues and Institutions in Flux”

“The people are asking the most fundamental questions again. Questions that have not been asked in decades. […] People are questioning our political system, our basic values, and our political interests.” With a distinct European and American perspective, Nico Lange, Director of the KAS Office Washington, advanced the traditional debate on Asian security. more…

Dr. Frederick Kliem | Event Reports | June 9, 2017

„ASEAN is a process“ - Panel discussion on the occasion of ASEAN´s golden jubilee

The year 2017 marks ASEAN´s 50th anniversary. What started out as a project of five foreign ministers from Southeast Asia in 1967 has become an anchor of political and economic stability – against challenges and criticism. How will ASEAN develop in the years to come? more…

Katharina Naumann | Event Reports | June 6, 2017