The head of state took senior Minister – the Minister coordinator of Singapore’s national security teo Chee hin.
The interlocutors discussed the current state and prospects of development of political and trade-economic cooperation between Kazakhstan and Singapore, as well as cooperation in the field of digitalization, the press service informs.
Noting the friendly nature of bilateral relations, K. Tokayev told about the productive talks with Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong on the sidelines of the Supreme Eurasian economic Council in Yerevan in October. In addition, the head of state conveyed words of greetings to President of Singapore Halima Jacob.
“I am well acquainted with the President of Singapore since the time when we both were speakers of the parliaments of our countries. I am very pleased that she later became the head of state,” said Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
In turn, teo Chee hin expressed Kassym-Zhomart Tokaev, on behalf of the President and the Prime Minister of Singapore, and also emphasized his country’s intention to continue to strengthen cooperation with Kazakhstan.
After the meeting, Singaporean Minister presented the head of state the President’s invitation Halima Yacob to visit Singapore for a visit.