YCW Singapore was launched in late June 2015, the organization's eighth global chapter. Geographically located within six hours of major cities in China and India, the biggest powers in Asia, Singapore has grown to be the ideal crossroads between East and West. The city-state plays a pivotal role in the West’s engagement with Asia and vice versa. YCW Singapore is well positioned to tap into the country’s robust, multi-racial and large international community to examine the delicate foreign policy dynamics, economic and social interactions between the East and West.

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Singapore – Singapore Summit: Trump’s Triumph or Kim’s Win? (Panel Discussion) with Harry Sa, Shawn Ho, Keith Zhai, Bae Dae Yeon [Wednesday, 20 Jun]

Singapore – Singapore Summit: Trump’s Triumph or Kim’s Win? (Panel Discussion)  with Harry Sa, Shawn Ho, Keith Zhai, Bae Dae Yeon [Wednesday, 20 Jun]

The Trump-Kim Summit has started to reshape the US-North Korea relations and changed the political calculus for many countries in the region and beyond. Young China Watchers (Singapore) and Pacific Forum Young Leaders Program (Singapore) are co-organising a panel discussion

Singapore – President for Life? Should we be concerned if President Xi has a 3rd, 4th or 5th term? with Chan Heng Wing [Fri, March 23]

Singapore – President for Life?  Should we be concerned if President Xi has a 3rd, 4th or 5th term? with Chan Heng Wing [Fri, March 23]

“The Communist Party of China Central Committee proposed to remove the expression that the President and Vice-President of the People’s Republic of China “shall serve no more than two consecutive terms” from the country’s Constitution” -Xinhuanet.com On Sunday 25 February