Indonesian news company ‘The Jakarta Post’ applauded PM Lee for keeping out of a ‘public spat’ with Mahathir over maritime dispute

Indonesia’s English news site The Jakarta Post has weighed in on the current maritime border dispute between close neighbours Singapore and Malaysia. In an editorial piece published on December 7, The Jakarta Post openly applauded Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien...

Khaw Boon Wan: M’sia violated S’pore’s “territorial sovereignty” 14 times, firm action will be taken against illegal intrusions

This week has been a tempestuous one for Singapore-Malaysia relations. On Dec. 4, we learned that Malaysian Government vessels have intruded into Singapore Territorial Waters (STW), following a decision by Malaysia to unilaterally extend the limits of Johor Bahru Port...

Everything you need to know about the Singapore-Johor port limits dispute since 1979

Singapore is currently in the middle of a tense territorial dispute in our seas with Malaysia over its sudden recent decision to expand its port limits into our territorial waters: Khaw Boon Wan: M’sia violated S’pore’s “territorial sovereignty” 14 times, firm action...