Conferment Ceremony for Mr Tan Soon Hoe

On 23 January, Ambassador Hiroshi ISHIKAWA held at his residence the conferment ceremony for the 2023 Autumn Conferment of Decoration bestowed upon former President of Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Programme (SSEAYP) International Singapore (SIS), Mr Tan Soon Hoe.

Mr Tan received the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays for his significant contributions for promoting youth exchanges and friendship among Japan, Singapore and other ASEAN Member States.

In his speech, Ambassador ISHIKAWA mentioned that mutual understanding among people is the key to maintaining peace and stable relations between states.

Our heartfelt congratulations to Mr Tan!