Singapore Minister for Defence, Dr Ng Eng Hen will visit Kolkata and New Delhi in India from 27 to 29 November 2017.
On 28 November, Dr Ng will visit Republic of Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF)-Indian Air Force (IAF) Joint Military Training at Kalaikunda Air Force Station in Kolkata. He will also deliver a lecture on the topic “Defence Relations between Singapore and India in an Evolving Indo-Pacific Security Landscape” at the Brookings Institution India Centre.
On 29 November, Dr Ng will meet Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and co-chair the second India-Singapore Defence Ministers’ Dialogue. The Dialogue is a key initiative from the revised Defence Cooperation Agreement signed in November 2015.
Dr Ng is accompanied by Chief of Navy Rear-Admiral Lew Chuen Hong and other Ministry for Defence (MINDEF)/Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) officials.