Search

 

Cablegate: Singapore Response On Legislative Restrictions For

VZCZCXYZ0001
RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHGP #1324 3541002
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 191002Z DEC 08
FM AMEMBASSY SINGAPORE
TO SECSTATE WASHDC 6163

UNCLAS SINGAPORE 001324

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EUR/IO/EX/FM

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KUNR AORC AFIN SN
SUBJECT: SINGAPORE RESPONSE ON LEGISLATIVE RESTRICTIONS FOR
INTEREST ON EXTERNAL BORROWING

REF: STATE 125510

The two international organizations headquartered in
Singapore, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and
International Rubber Study Group, officially notified Post
that neither engage in external borrowing, nor incur
associated interest costs. Attestation from each group will
be transmitted electronically to Cheryl Easley, EUR/IO/EX,
along with the requested copies of the latest invoices. For
follow up, please contact: Lane Darnell Bahl, APEC
Coordinator, Economic and Political Section, BahlLD@state.gov.

Visit Embassy Singapore's Classified website:
http://www.state.sgov.gov/p/eap/singapore/ind ex.cfm
HERBOLD

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 


WMO: Another La Niña Impacts Temperatures And Precipitation – But Not Climate Change
La Niña has developed for the second consecutive year and is expected to last into early 2022, influencing temperatures and precipitation. Despite the cooling influence of this naturally occurring climate phenomenon, temperatures in many parts of the world are expected to be above average because of the accumulated heat trapped in the atmosphere...
More>>


UN: Violations Of Palestinian Rights Puts Two-State Solution At Risk, Chief Warns
The situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, continues to pose a significant challenge to international peace and security, United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, said on Monday... More>>



Oxfam: Afghanistan Faces Multiple Crises

ActionStation, Amnesty International Aotearoa New Zealand, Christian World Service, Oxfam Aotearoa and World Vision New Zealand say that while Afghanistan faces chronic poverty, persistent droughts, war, the Covid-19 pandemic and an economic crisis, winter is about to bring a whole new set of challenges...More>>




World Food Programme: Millions More In Need Of Food Assistance As A Direct Result Of Conflict In Northern Ethiopia

The number of people in need of humanitarian food assistance across northern Ethiopia has grown to an estimated 9.4 million as a direct result of ongoing conflict, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today... More>>


Food: Three Billion People Cannot Afford A Healthy Diet

Approximately three billion people, almost 40 per cent of the world’s population, cannot afford a healthy diet and another one billion people would join their ranks should further unpredictable events reduce incomes by one-third, the UN food agency said, launching a new report on Tuesday... More>>

COP26: Enough Of ‘Treating Nature Like A Toilet’ – Guterres Brings Stark Call For Climate Action To Glasgow
As the World Leaders Summit opened on day two of COP26, UN chief António Guterres sent a stark message to the international community. “We are digging our own graves”, he said, referring to the addiction to fossil fuels which threatens to push humanity and the planet, to the brink, through unsustainable global heating... More>>