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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.

Connected to India provides latest and past developments featuring India's High Commissioner on this page. 

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...

Upcoming

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...

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'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'.

NRI Stories Spotlight - @work

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...

Past Events

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.

Global

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

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,...

Global

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...

Singapore

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.

Singapore

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.

Singapore

Former Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Jawed Ashraf takes charge as envoy to France

The 1991 batch IFS officer succeeds Vinay Kwatra (1988 batch).

Global

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.

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234 Indians stranded in Singapore reach home as Vande Bharat Mission gathers steam

The Indian government has planned and put into action one of the largest ever evacuation missions as they attempt to bring home stranded...

Covid-19

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...

Singapore Spotlight - @work

Indian High Commission in Singapore suspends consular services amid COVID-19 spread

All services related to issuance of Visa, OCI Cards, attestation of documents, surrender/renunciation Certificates and other miscellaneous...

Covid-19

“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

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...

Singapore

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...

Singapore

“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.

Singapore

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...

Singapore Spotlight - @work

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...

Global

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...

Global

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.

Global

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...

Upcoming

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...

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