The Indian Government is represented in Singapore by the Indian High Commissioner to Singapore. The current Commissioner, Mr. Jawed Ashraf joined as High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Singapore in November 2016. He works on behalf of the Indian government to maintain economic and political goodwill with the Government and the people of Singapore. From 1993 to 1999, he has represented India in Frankfurt and Berlin.
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Indian diaspora powerful force of our foreign policy: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla
Indian Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla was the head of a delegation of MPs on a multi-nation tour of Southeast Asian nations to affirm diplomatic...
Shine on with Sheykhar Ravjiani in Creative Mentor's global talent hunt
Creative Mentor and the High Commission of India, Singapore along with Shekhar Ravjiani are launching a global digital talent hunt...
Missions of India and Bangladesh observe Maitri Diwas on Bangladesh's 50th year of liberation
Highlighting the bond between the two nations, the High Commissions of India and Bangladesh were part of a larger celebration of the 50-year...
'Towards Ikigai' highlights the tales of 25 Indians who found their passion in Singapore
Rahul Singh and Naresh Agarwal highlight the real-life extraordinary journeys of Indians in Singapore in their book, 'Towards Ikigai'.
COVID recovery, mental well-being in focus at 5th AYTA Yoga conference in Singapore
The main conference of the fifth Asian Yoga Therapy Association concluded on Sunday evening in Singapore and brought together yoga...
Indian tricolour unfurled around the world to mark Independence Day
India celebrated its 75th Independence Day today, marking freedom from British colonial rule with celebrations and events around the globe.
Indian High Commission's week-long yoga event in Singapore concludes on International Yoga Day 2021
Singapore News - Indian High Commission in Singapore yesterday observed the 7th International Day of Yoga, concluding nearly 190 online yoga...
Singapore-India trade to reach USD 21 bn in 2020-21 despite pandemic: Indian High Commissioner
Notwithstanding the COVID-19 pandemic, trade between India and Singapore is likely to touch USD 21 billion in financial year 2020-21,...
Singapore looking to facilitate a deeper partnership between ASEAN and India, says Minister Tan See Leng during R-Day function
Speaking during the virtual Republic Day of India function organised by the Indian High Commission, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office...
Beware of impersonator, says Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Periasamy Kumaran
The fake profile has been sending friend requests and messages on Facebook Messenger asking people to invest in a ponzi scheme.
HCI Singapore welcomes High Commissioner designate P Kumaran
The High Commission of India in Singapore welcomed High Commissioner-designate P Kumaran yesterday as he assumed charge of his new post.
Former Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Jawed Ashraf takes charge as envoy to France
The 1991 batch IFS officer succeeds Vinay Kwatra (1988 batch).
Vande Bharat Mission: The Road Home
A firsthand account of the journey back to India as part of the Indian government's massive repatriation effort, the Vande Bharat Mission.
Exclusive: 3,000 Indian nationals register to return home, says Jawed Ashraf
In an exclusive interview with Connected to India, High Commissioner Jawed Ashraf discusses how the consulate has taken the lead in ensuring...
“The doors of an embassy must be open to all Indian citizens”, says Indian HC to Singapore Jawed Ashraf
An exclusive interview with the High Commissioner of India to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf.
Singapore is home to one of the most accomplished Indian diaspora in the world: HCI Singapore Jawed Ashraf
An exclusive interview with Indian High Commissioner to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf. 'One of the best and most accomplished Indian diaspora in...
Nine questions, nine razor-sharp answers by outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Jawed Ashraf
A special rapid fire interview with High Commissioner of India to Singapore, Jawed Ashraf where he discusses his favourite food, as well as...
“Friendly, accessible, knowledgeable” - High praise for Singapore ministers from outgoing Indian HC Jawed Ashraf
An exclusive interview with outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Singapore HE Jawed Ashraf.
EXCLUSIVE: Here’s how you do it; India’s High Commissioner to Singapore leaves an indelible legacy
As Jawed Ashraf prepares to leave Singapore shores after slightly over three years, Connected to India caught up with him for a...
In Pics: Republic Day celebrations from around the world
Indians across the world enthusiastically celebrated the 71st Republic Day and participated in various cultural events, including unfurling...
Indian HC to Singapore Jawed Ashraf heading to France next as part of an envoy reshuffle: Reports
According to media reports, the Indian government has cleared the appointment of outgoing Singapore High Commissioner Jawed Ashraf as the...
Indian consulates across the world celebrate Constitution Day
Indian consulates around the world celebrated the occasion with several world leaders posting messages of congratulations as well.
Expressions of the Earth: An art exhibition inspired by everyday "Wonders"
In a special exhibition titled "Expressions of the Earth", two Singapore-based artists of Indian origin take inspiration from the world...
SFA, FICCI sign MoU to enhance cooperation at Singapore FinTech Festival 2019
The Singapore Fintech Association (SFA) and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on Monday inked a partnership...
In Pics: Launch of India-Singapore: The Next Phase business and innovation summit
Connected to India brings you to the grounds of the India-Singapore summit with pictures straight from the scene.