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EU-Asia Relations on the Rise

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On 8 June (Fri), Mr. Gunnar Wiegand, Managing Director for Asia-Pacific at the European External Action Service (EEAS), discussed his views on the rise of EU-Asia Relations in today’s global context. The talk, hosted by the EU Delegation to Singapore, was moderated by Ambassador Ong Keng Yong, Executive Deputy Chairman of the S Rajaratnam School of Intenational Studies (RSIS), and former Secretary-General of ASEAN.

Held at the Singapore Management University (SMU), the discussion focused extensively on the growing prominence of EU-Asia relations, and ways in which the EU and Asia can effectively strengthen their partnership and manage an increasingly complex and contested world.