India and Singapore extend military training pact
- India and Singapore inked 3 major pacts including one on continuing the military training that Indian armed forces extend to their Singaporean counterparts. These agreements coincide with the state visit of Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong to India.
- India is already imparting training to the Singaporean air force personnel at the Kalaikunda air base in West Bengal.
MoUs on Co-operation in area of Vocational Education and Skill Development:
- A MoU was also signed b/w the Indian labor and employment ministry and Singapore’s education ministry regarding cooperation in the area of vocational education and skills development.
- Another MoU inked b/w the Delhi government’s training and technical education department and Singapore’s Institute of Technical Education on cooperation in the field of vocational education and skills development.