President Yudhoyono to visit Singapore

President Yudhoyono to visit Singapore

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (ANTARA FOTO/Nyoman Budhiana)

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono along with the First Lady Ani Yudhoyono is scheduled to pay a state visit to Singapore on September 2-4, 2014, the presidential spokesman reported.

Yudhoyono, during his visit, will meet with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and President Tony Tan Keng Yam, according to presidential special staff for International Relations Teuku Faizasyah here on Monday.

"In the meeting, they will discuss the latest developments in bilateral relations," Faizasyah said, adding that Yudhoyono will also witness signing of the agreement of Delimitation of the Territorial Seas in the Eastern Part of the Strait of Singapore.

In addition, Yudhoyono will be honored the Order of Temasek First Class by the Singapore government.

Meanwhile, the momentum of signing maritime boundary agreement is expected to further boost bilateral relations, the spokesman added.

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will by law end his second term of office on October 20, 2014.

Reported by Panca Hari Prabowo