The Prime Minister of Singapore, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, was received by President Pompidou at?
The Prime Minister of Singapore, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, was received by President Pompidou at the Elysee Palace on Thursday (24 September).
Mr. Lee arrived in France the day before from Moscow. He is making a ten week tour of Africa, Europe and the United States of America, and is spending five days in France.
Prime Minister Lee was the guest of President Pompidou and Prime Minister Chaban-Delmas at a lunch in his honour.
In the evening Mr. Lee met the Foreign Minister, M. Maurico Schumann, for a working meeting followed by a dinner in his honour.
On Friday Mr. Lee will be visiting the Louvre. The next day he will go to Tancarville, Le Havre and Mont-Saint-Michel and will spend the night on the famous island.
Mr. Lee leaves for Bonn on Monday 28th September, where he will confer with German leaders before visiting Britain and the United States. He is expected to return to Singapore towards the end of October.