PM Lee to attend Indonesia President-elect's inauguration on Sunday

PM Lee to attend Indonesia President-elect's inauguration on Sunday

SINGAPORE - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will be attending Joko Widodo's inauguration ceremony as President of Indonesia, from Sunday to Monday (Oct 19 - 20).

During the visit, PM Lee will also meet up with other Indonesian leaders, and reaffirm Singapore's desire to continue the strong bilateral cooperation in a range of areas with the incoming Indonesian Government.

The PM's office said in a statement on Saturday that PM Lee will be accompanied by Mrs Lee Hsien Loong and officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

During his absence, Deputy Prime Minister Mr Teo Chee Hean will be the Acting Prime Minister.

grongloh@sph.com.sg 

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