||Asean Affairs 4 July 2013
Singapore, Indonesia hold technical discussions on maritime boundaries
SINGAPORE: Officials from Indonesia and Singapore have held their seventh round of technical discussions on maritime boundaries in the eastern part of the Straits of Singapore.
The talks were held in Singapore on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Discussions continued on the terms of reference and other issues relating to the territorial sea boundary in the eastern part of the Straits of Singapore.
Both sides acknowledged that the progress reached at the discussions would contribute to strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries.
The Indonesian delegation was led by Octavino Alimudin, director for treaties on political, security and territorial affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Singapore delegation was led by Mr Pang Khang Chau, director-general (International Affairs Division), Attorney General's Chambers.