Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in March, during their meeting in the southeastern Chinese city of Nanping. Photo: AP
Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in March, during their meeting in the southeastern Chinese city of Nanping. Photo: AP

Singapore and Vietnam key stops for China’s Wang Yi on latest Asian friendship tour

  • The visit has been described as a counterbalancing effort against US moves to woo its rival’s neighbours
  • Post-pandemic economic recovery and help for latest Vietnamese battle against the virus are likely to be high on the agenda

Topic |   China-Asean relations
Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in March, during their meeting in the southeastern Chinese city of Nanping. Photo: AP
Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in March, during their meeting in the southeastern Chinese city of Nanping. Photo: AP
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