Singapore, Malaysia to start talks on maritime boundaries within a month
Wed, Apr 10, 2019 - 5:50 AM
PM Lee with his Malaysian counterpart Dr Mahathir at Perdana Putra. Both countries are each other's second-largest trading partners, with bilateral trade close to S$120 billion last year.
BT PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
SINGAPORE and Malaysia will begin negotiations to delimit their maritime boundaries in a month, as both countries have implemented measures to de-escalate the situation at sea, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.