Latvia's Foreign Minister in Singapore for official visit

Latvia's Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics will make an official visit to Singapore from April 30 to May 2.

He was invited by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister for Law K. Shanmugam.

This will be Mr Rinkevics' first visit to Singapore. He will be accompanied by officials from the Latvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a business delegation.

During his visit, Mr Rinkevics will meet Mr Shanmugam for bilateral talks and attend an official dinner hosted by the Minister for Transport and Second Minister for Foreign Affairs Lui Tuck Yew.

In addition, Mr Rinkevics will pay a visit to Minister for Trade and Industry Lim Hng Kiang. He will also attend a briefing by the Public Service Division and Civil Service College on Singapore's public administration, and participate in a business networking luncheon hosted by the Singapore Business Federation.

Mr Rinkevics will deliver a public lecture at the Asia-Europe Foundation on May 2 about the recent developments in the European Union and Latvia.

klim@sph.com.sg

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