Official name
REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE
Form of government
Parliamentary republic
Capital
Singapore
Head of State
Halimah Yacob
Prime Minister
Lee Hsien Loong
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Vivian Balakrishnan
Date of establishment of bilateral relations
August 22, 1967.

Political relations

The political relations between Serbia and Singapore are friendly, and although they are insufficiently politically developed, there is a stable tendency to improve overall relations.

So far, there have been no meetings at the highest level, and former MFA Vuk Jeremić paid an official visit to Singapore in May 2012, when he met with the senior officials of Singapore (MFA, Minister of Transport and Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee of the Government of Singapore for Defense and Foreign Affairs).

On the occasion of marking the 60th anniversary of the First Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement, Director of International Organizations at MSP Singapore Ms Lynette Long Li Shen led the Singapore delegation at the Commemorative Meeting of the Movement of Non-Aligned Countries in Belgrade on 11-12. October 2021.

 

Economic relation

The value of the bilateral trade between Serbia and Singapore in 2021 amounted to 32,5 million USD (2,4 million Serbia’s export), while the value of the bilateral trade in 2020 amounted to 59,34 million euros (Serbia’s export 3,08 million euros).

 

Contact information

 

Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in the Republic of Indonesia Jakarta (Republic of Indonesia) covering the Republic of Singapore on non-residential basis:  http://www.jakarta.mfa.gov.rs

The Republic of Singapore covers the Republic of Serbia on non-residential basis from their headquarters at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs:  https://www.mfa.gov.sg

Contact in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Department for Asia, Australia and Pacific (DAAP), tel. 00 381 (0) 11 30 68 345, e-mail: odazap@mfa.rs.