Japan and Singapore: A unified approach to society and ASEAN

Japan is the world’s third largest economy and a global technology leader. Singapore is the world’s most advanced and competitive economy, surpassing the United States, according to the World Economic Forums’s 2019 Global Competitiveness Report. Both countries contribute to one another’s advancement said Ambassador Peter Tan Hai Chuan, Ambassador of Singapore to Japan; “Singapore and Japan enjoy long-standing economic ties, underpinned by strong trade, investment and tourism linkages.”

Interview with Peter Tan Hai Chuan, Ambassador of Singapore to Japan

Singapore and Japan enjoy long-standing economic ties, underpinned by strong trade, investment and tourism linkages. Japan was Singapore’s 7th largest trading partner in 2019, with total bilateral trade amounting to S$50.5 billion. In 2018, Singapore was Japan’s largest Asian investor, while Japan was Singapore’s 3rd largest foreign investor.

Interview with H.E. Jun Yamazaki, Ambassador of Japan to Singapore

Japan and Singapore are enjoying very strong economic ties. Japan is Asia’s biggest investor in Singapore, while Singapore is the biggest investor in Japan among the Asian countries. Japan’s trade value with Singapore is increasing in both exports and imports, and the number of Japanese companies in Singapore is on the rise.

Top Science and Technology university in Japan, Tokyo Tech nurtures global leaders for a better world

Quality education and research is a key element in nurturing individuals who can contribute to society. Tokyo Institute of Technology, or Tokyo Tech, is a perfect example of an institution that is capable of providing world-class education and research.