Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has written to congratulate Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu on his appointment as the Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey.  The text of PM Lee’s congratulatory letter is appended.

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29 AUGUST 2014


Congratulatory Letter from Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong


29 August 2014

Dear Prime Minister Davutoğlu,

            On behalf of the Government and people of Singapore, I warmly congratulate you on your appointment as Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey. 

            Turkey has made great progress in the last decade. I am confident that Turkey will continue to grow and prosper under your leadership.

            As hubs in our respective regions, Singapore and Turkey are natural partners. There is great potential for collaboration in diverse areas between our two countries. I look forward to growing our ties and taking our relations forward for the mutual benefit of our two peoples. 

            I wish you every success in your new appointment and hope to meet you again soon.

Yours sincerely,


His Excellency Ahmet Davutoğlu

Prime Minister

Republic of Turkey