President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and their respective delegations met for talks at the Istana presidential palace in Singapore. Photo: EPA

A trusted friend to both Beijing and Taipei, Singapore was the natural choice for historic Xi-Ma cross-strait summit

Du Ping says Beijing and Taipei are put at ease by cultural affinity, Singapore’s neutral stance in cross-strait relations and its leaders’ skilled diplomacy and understanding of the issues

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President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and their respective delegations met for talks at the Istana presidential palace in Singapore. Photo: EPA
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