Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan, left, and his Malaysian counterpart Saifuddin Abdullah in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on March 14. Photo: AP

Malaysia and Singapore freeze port limit claims in bid to resolve maritime tensions, but water woes remain

  • The neighbours’ foreign ministers have agreed to measures including preventing government vessels from anchoring in a disputed area
  • Bilateral relations are at a low point following disagreements over airspace boundaries and the price Singapore pays for fresh water from Malaysia
Topic |   Malaysia

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Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan, left, and his Malaysian counterpart Saifuddin Abdullah in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on March 14. Photo: AP
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