50 Years of Singapore-Europe Relations : Celebrating Singapore's Connections with Europe / editors, Yeo Lay Hwee, Barnard Turner.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Singapore : World Scientific Publishing Co., Pte. Ltd., [2015]
Description
vii, 172 pages ; 26 cm.

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Subject(s)
Editor
Series
World Scientific series on Singapore's 50 years of nation-building. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Introduction : celebrating Singapore's connections with Europe
  • 50 years and more / Yeo Lay Hwee
  • Singapore and Europe : 50 years of relations / K. Shanmugam
  • Europe's contribution to Singapore's contemporary culture / Michael Pulch
  • Reflecting on Singapore's contributions to Europe / Yeo Lay Hwee
  • 1965 and 2015, Europe and Singapore : some changes and constants in a cultural geography perspective / Barnard Turner
  • Debunking some "Euromyths" : understanding the European Union (EU) and its connections to Singapore / Loke Hoe Yeong
  • The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) : a bridge between East and West / Goh Chok Tong
  • Singapore and the Asia Europe Foundation (ASEF) / Tommy Koh and Peggy Kek
  • Singapore, Germany and the European Union : political dialogue for closer cooperation and mutual understanding / Wilhelm Hofmeister
  • Belgians in Singapore : helping to write the city-state's (hi)story / Gerard Cockx
  • The mermaid and the merlion : 50 years with Denmark and Singapore / Mathilde Moyell Juul
  • Preserving the excellent connection between Finland and Singapore through the young generation / Tuukka Vaisanen
  • Cultural and scientific cooperation with Singapore / contribution from the Embassy of Italy and Italian Cultural Institute
  • Singapore and Luxembourg : small partners, big visions! / contribution from the Luxembourg Embassy
  • Singapore and the Netherlands : building the future together / Katrijn de Ronde
  • Polish people in Singapore : the foundation of strong Singapore-Poland relations / Zenon Kosiniak-Kamysz and Katarzyna Kryczka
  • Singapore and Slovakia : friendly countries with a strong story / Michal Slivovic
  • From Central Europe to Singapore : bata and bata / Tomas Smetanka
  • From palm oil to consumer goods' giant / Benjamin Felix van Roij
  • Jebsen & Jessen (SEA) : a Singapore story with European roots / Benjamin Felix van Roij
  • Siemens in Singapore : building partnerships / contribution from Siemens and Excel Marco
  • Science and research collaboration between Singapore and Europe / Bertil Andersson and Tony Mayer
  • Engineering the future : academic excellence between Germany and Singapore / contribution from TUM Asia (Technische Universitat Munchen Asia)
  • Irish connections : Ireland's intrepid educationalists in Singapore / Rosemary Lim
  • NUS' connections with Europe : our students' experience with European partners / Anne Pakir
  • Brother Joseph McNally : son of Ballintubber, Ireland and Singapore / Molly Hennigan and Cheryl Julia Lee
  • Dr. Albert Winsemius : a Dutchman among Singapore's pioneers / Benjamin Felix van Roij
  • The Polish professor who "maps our brains" : Prof. Dr. Wieslaw L Nowinski / Charles Chia
  • Art and science in Singapore in the last 15 years : a personal journey and reflection / Isabelle Desjeux
  • Beppe de Vito : the Italian restaurateur / Charles Chia
  • From Croatia to Singapore : Marko Kraljevic's journey / Dexter Lee.
Other title(s)
Fifty years of Singapore-Europe relations
ISBN
  • 9789814675550
  • 9814675555
  • 9789814675567 (pbk)
  • 9814675563 (pbk)
LCCN
2015018718
OCLC
910802479
RCP
C - S
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