• Interview given by the Ambassador of Peru to Singapore, Mr. Carlos Vasquez, to the digital magazine


    14/10/2019                                                                    News

    The Embassy of Peru in Singapore is pleased to share an interview given by the Ambassador of Peru to Singapore, Mr. Carlos Vasquez, to the digital magazine Vanilla Luxury, regarding the Peruvian cultural and culinary richness





  • Commemoration of the Day of the Armed Forces and the Navy of Peru


    09/10/2019                                                                    News

    On 7 October 2019, the Embassy of Peru commemorated the Day of the Armed Forces and the Navy of Peru. The event took place at the Mandarin Orchard Hotel Singapore. The Day of the Armed Forces of Peru was introduced by Supreme Decree Nº 003-77-CCFF on 24 September 1977. On the other hand, the Day of the Navy of Peru is celebrated every 8 October, which is the date of the foundation of that institution. The Guests of Honour were Colonel James Liew Yoon Sing, Director of the Changi Regional HADR Coordination Centre in Singapore, and Lieutenant Colonel Gary Ow, Head of the Information Fusion Centre (IFC). In addition, representatives of the Minister of Defence of Singapore, the IFC, resident-Defence Attachés in Singapore, and members of the Peruvian community participated in the said event. In his remarks, the Ambassador of Peru to Singapore, Mr. Carlos Vasquez, highlighted the key role of the Armed Forces of Peru in defending the country’s national sovereignty against different security threats, especially those of transboundary nature. The celebration also served to honor Admiral Miguel Grau Seminario, renowned character of Peruvian history, who exemplifies the values that inspire the Navy of Peru.





  • Meeting between the Ambassador of Peru in Singapore and Minister for Education of Singapore


    07/10/2019                                                                    News

    Meeting between the Ambassador of Peru in Singapore and Minister for Education of Singapore; to explore cooperation opportunities in the field of education A meeting between the Ambassador of Peru in Singapore, Mr. Carlos Vasquez, and the Minister of Education of Singapore, Ong Ye Kung, was held on 25 September 2019. In this meeting, both parts discussed issues related to possibilities of cooperation between the Ministries of Education of Peru and Singapore. Mr. Ong was informed of the interest of our country to receive information from Singapore authorities on the design, approach, implementation, evaluation, and adjustment of the educational curriculum, and the exchange of experiences on training strategies for teachers and principals, educational resources, school management, and family involvement in education.  Singapore has one of the most advanced educational systems in the world and, therefore, the collaboration that can be provided by this country to Peru is of paramount importance, particularly for public education.





  • Pisco promotion workshop in Singapore


    20/09/2019                                                                    News

    On September 9, the Embassy of Peru in Singapore organized a pisco promotion workshop, in collaboration with the pisco exporting company Zijals (Pisco Delixir). The event was attended by representatives of wine and spirits distributors, hotels, bartenders, sommeliers and officials of the Association of Bartenders & Sommeliers Singapore. Attendees had the opportunity to learn from the Peruvian Chef Jaime Arbulú and Zijals representatives about the history of pisco, as well as the organoleptic properties of the Peruvian national drink. They could also learn how to prepare pisco sour, chilcano and other pisco-based cocktails.