ESM Goh meets with Indonesia's President Yudhoyono

SINGAPORE - President of the Republic of Indonesia Dr Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, who is in Singapore on a state visit, met with Emeritus Senior Minister (ESM) Goh Chok Tong this morning.

During their discussion, ESM Goh and President Yudhoyono agreed that it was important for both countries to maintain and find ways to enhance the good bilateral relationship going forward. They also had a wide-ranging exchange of views on regional and international issues, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

President Yudhoyono and Ibu Ani Yudhoyono departed Singapore this afternoon. They were seen off at the airport by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Mrs Lee.