Singapore Trade Office in Taipei

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Coordinates: 25°02′18″N 121°32′52″E / 25.03833°N 121.54778°E / 25.03833; 121.54778

Singapore Trade Office in Taipei
新加坡駐臺北商務辦事處
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Agency overview
Formed 1979 (as Trade Representative Office)
1990 (as Singapore Trade Office)[1]
Jurisdiction  Republic of China (Taiwan)
Headquarters Da'an, Taipei, Taiwan
Agency executive
Website Singapore Trade Office in Taipei

The Singapore Trade Office in Taipei (Chinese: 新加坡駐臺北商務辦事處; pinyin: Xīnjiāpō Zhù Táiběi Shāngwù Bànshì Chù; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Sin-ka-pho chù Tâi-pak Siong-bū Pān-sū-chhù) is the representative office of Singapore in Taiwan, functioning as a de facto embassy in the absence of diplomatic relations.

It was first established in 1979 as the Trade Representative Office, before adopting its present name in 1990.[1]

Its counterpart body in Singapore is the Taipei Representative Office in Singapore.

Mission[edit]

To safeguard the interests of Singaporeans visiting, living, studying and working in Taiwan, and to promote economic and cultural links between Singapore and Taiwan.

Transportation[edit]

The office is accessible within walking distance south west of Zhongxiao Dunhua Station of the Taipei Metro.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b American Journal of Chinese Studies, Volumes 3–4, American Association for Chinese Studies, 1996, page 170
  2. ^ Singapore Trade Representative in Taipei