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With all eyes on China, Singapore makes its own Arctic moves

Asian states are becoming increasingly interested and involved in the Arctic region. This signal was sent in 2013 when four Asian countries were admitted into the Arctic Council as observers: China, Japan, South Korea and Singapore. The council is the Arctic region’s pre-eminent regional discussion forum, focused on issues of environmental protection and sustainable development. […]