Governor Ronald Reagan of California is on a five-nation tour of Asia as a special representative of President Nixon.
GV Istana (official residence of President Sheares)
Governor Reagan welcomed by Sheares and wife
Reagan shakes hands with Mrs Lee
Reagan, with wife and son, meets Mr Lee
Party seated at table.
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Background: Governor Ronald Reagan of California is on a five-nation tour of Asia as a special representative of President Nixon.
After visiting Taiwan, he flew to Singapore where on Tuesday he was the guest at a lunch given by President Benjamin Sheares and his wife. The Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew, was also present.
Mr Reagan, who is accompanied by his wife and 13-year-old son, is now in Thailand on the third leg of the tour. Later he will visit South Korea and Japan with possibly a brief stop in Saigon enroute.
He spent two days in Singapore and handed over a personal message from President Nixon to Mr Lee. He also had talks with Singapore ministers and met American business and oil men.