Mr. Lee Hsien Loong- Prime Minister of Singapore
On May 30, Prime Minister Phan Van Khai sent a message of congratulation to Mr. Lee Hsien Loong on his re-appointment as Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore.
PM Lee Hsien Loong led the People's Action Party (PAP) to the victory in 82 out of the 84 parliamentary seats in the country's 10th general election held on May 6.
The PAP has won every Singaporean election since 1959. This is Mr. Lee's first general election since he became Prime Minister in August 2004.
Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Dy Nien on the same day sent a greeting message to Mr. George Yeo on his appointment as Foreign Minister of the Republic of Singapore.