Visit of the ambassador Heng Wing Chan from Singapore

Internal Expert Workshop

Apr 15, 2023 / Vienna / Indo-Pacific

On January 10th, 2022, the the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy welcomed Ambassador of Singapore to Austria, Heng Wing Chan for an internal expert workshop on Singapore and South East Asia. Focus of the event were topics such as the Russian violation of the principle of non-interference in Ukraine and its implications for Singapore. As an expert on China, the Ambassador also discussed China’s recent change of its Covid- policy, the developments after the 20th Party Congress and the relation between the US and China. Furthermore, the role of the European Union in the region as well as other important players like Japan and Russia were considered.