Tag: Seletar Airport
The former foreign minister says Malaysia should not make provocative moves or let anyone without credentials make comments on foreign affairs.
Both sides have agreed to the simultaneous suspension of a restricted area near the border with Singapore as well as instrument landing procedures at Seletar Airport, among others.
Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah will meet his Singaporean counterpart Vivian Balakrishnan to discuss the issues.
The city-state should not be condescending towards Malaysia.
The republic's ministry of transport says it looks forward to Malaysia's counterproposal.
Singapore’s transport minister also claims Malaysia is using the ILS as a technical excuse to seek a change to the airspace arrangement brokered more than 40 years ago.
Malaysia says the 'unilateral move' to publish the new ILS procedures in the Aeronautical Information Publication Singapore is a 'clear violation of Malaysian sovereignty and international law and standards'.
The transport ministry accuses its Singaporean counterpart of trying to influence public opinion.
The transport minister says Malaysia will not take a confrontational approach over the issue.
It comes after a US court gives the go-ahead for a formal bidding process to sell the jet that has been linked to the 1MDB scandal.