Singapore APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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To promote and advance relations with Singapore.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to Singapore

1. Explanatory memorandum: UK/Singapore: Free Trade Agreement
15/12/2020 - Treaty
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Found: relationship with Singapore is governed by the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Singapore (the “EU-Singapore

2. Free Trade Agreement, done at Singapore on 10 December 2020, between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Republic of Singapore
15/12/2020 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty UK/Singapore: Free Trade Agreement [CS Singapore No.1/2020] This treaty

3. UK Science and Innovation Network Country Snapshot – Singapore
06/03/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Science & Innovation Network Country Snapshot: Singapore UK Science

4. National Service - Know Your Obligations
12/07/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: in Singapore?National Service Œ Know Your Obligations It is important to understand how Singapore™s National

5. Singapore travel advice
06/12/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Singapore travel advice - GOV.UK document

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Singapore

1. UK-Singapore Digital Economy Agreement
28/06/2021 - Written Statements

1: negotiations with Singapore towards a bilateral digital trade agreement, the UK-Singapore digital economy - Speech Link

2. Rolls-Royce
14/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: transfer the manufacture of wide-chord fan blades to Singapore; and what steps they are taking to ensure that - Speech Link
2: retention of a skilled workforce—some of whom went to Singapore to help set up there on the promise that it would - Speech Link
3: assignment of its activities to a factory in Singapore would devastate a highly skilled workforce. I - Speech Link

3. Business without Debate
11/09/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: and conclusion, on behalf of the EU, of the EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement; further notes European Union - Speech Link

4. Financial Services (Miscellaneous) (Amendment) (EU Exit) (No. 3) Regulations 2019
01/10/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: and supervisory framework for trading venues in Singapore is equivalent to the EU’s framework —in other - Speech Link
2: Baroness, Lady Kramer, asked about equivalence with Singapore. We will carry over all the EU’s existing equivalence - Speech Link

5. United States-North Korea: Summit in Singapore
13/06/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: their assessment of the impact of the US-DPRK Singapore Summit on security and human rights on the Korean - Speech Link
2: is a moment to give a cautious welcome to the Singapore summit and to work with the United States, China - Speech Link
3: My Lords, bizarre as some of the images from Singapore might be, clearly, as other noble Lords have indicated - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Singapore
1. Singapore: Defence
asked by: Kevan Jones
16/04/2021
... what the cost to the public purse has been of upgrades to the UK's defence footprint in Singapore over the last five years.

2. Singapore: Navy
asked by: Kevan Jones
08/04/2019
... what improvements have been completed to naval facilities in Singapore in the last two years.

3. Singapore: Defence
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
20/06/2018
... what assessment he has made of the future of security and defence cooperation between the UK and Singapore following the Shangri La Dialogue Asia Security Summit.

4. Trade Agreements: Singapore
asked by: Emily Thornberry
11/01/2021
... what paragraph of the joint political statement accompanying the agreement supports the UK's (a) wider political and (b) human rights objectives.

5. Trade Agreements: Singapore
asked by: Emily Thornberry
11/01/2021
... what provisions there are in the UK’s Free Trade Agreement with Singapore allowing for that agreement to be suspended in whole or in part in response to serious violations by either party of the terms of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations in 1948.

Latest Questions
15 Current APPG Officers
Lord Naseby Portrait
Lord Naseby
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Rogan Portrait
Lord Rogan
Vice Chair
Ulster Unionist Party - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Haselhurst Portrait
Lord Haselhurst
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 29th August 2018
Douglas Chapman Portrait
Douglas Chapman
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Dunfermline and West Fife
Joined: 31st July 2019
Alun Cairns Portrait
Alun Cairns
Vice Chair
Conservative - Vale of Glamorgan
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

John Spellar MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 0674.

Email: john.spellar.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Singapore APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Singapore APPG

Former APPG Officers
Michael Tomlinson Portrait
Michael Tomlinson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Mid Dorset and North Poole
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Vice-Chair
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Vice-Chair
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Secretary
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 20th December 2017
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Vice-Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 20th December 2017
None Portrait
Sir Alan Haselhurst
Vice Chair
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017