Khaw Boon Wan said M’sia’s using “technical excuse” to change airspace arrangement, again urged complete withdrawal of M’sian vessels

The Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan urged Malaysia to withdraw all their vessels from Singapore waters to prevent an “accidental escalation”. Advertisement Speaking to the media on December 12, Khaw said that Malaysia...

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...

Vivian called Malaysia’s Foreign Minister, stressing “urgent need” for M’sia to cease intrusion into S’pore waters

On Dec. 4, we learned that Malaysia had unilaterally decided to extend the limits of Johor Bahru port and by extension, their maritime borders. Malaysian vessels had intruded into Singaporean Territorial Waters (STW), but the Republic of Singapore Navy and the Police...

M’sian vessels repeatedly intruded into S’pore territorial waters after disputed extension of JB port limits

Singapore has lodged a “strong protest” with the Malaysian government over the recent official notices that attempt to extend the port limits of Johor Bahru. Advertisement These new limits will encroach into Singapore Territorial Waters (STW) off Tuas. On Nov. 30, the...