Protesters take cover behind barricades as police fire tear gas during clashes in the Jordan district of Hong Kong on November 18, 2019. Photo: EPA-EFE

Singapore also vulnerable to protests that have left Hong Kong at ‘breaking point’, minister claims

  • Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing warned a similar situation could occur in Singapore if the government becomes complacent
  • Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi also weighed in on the Hong Kong protests, expressing ‘strong concern’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Protesters take cover behind barricades as police fire tear gas during clashes in the Jordan district of Hong Kong on November 18, 2019. Photo: EPA-EFE
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The Singapore Consulate-General in Hong Kong has clarified that Hong Kong passport holders do not need a visa to enter the city state. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong passport holders don’t need visa to enter Singapore, consulate clarifies

  • Singapore consulate in Hong Kong issued the statement after WhatsApp users circulated messages saying the 30-day visa-free policy had changed
  • Only those with the HKSAR Document of Identity – a travel document issued to Hong Kong residents unable to obtain a passport – will need a visa
Topic |   Singapore

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The Singapore Consulate-General in Hong Kong has clarified that Hong Kong passport holders do not need a visa to enter the city state. Photo: Reuters
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