Courtesy call of French Ambassador to Minister for Foreign Affairs [fr]
On 17th April, French Ambassador Marc Abensour paid a courtesy call on Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
During this meeting, discussion focused on the organization of the 2018 Singapore-France Year of Innovation jointly announced by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and French President François Hollande during his state visit in March. Both parties explored the possibility of strengthening the cooperation between our two countries in areas such as smart cities and digital economy. The two also discussed the implementation of Paris agreement on climate change.