Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam was elected as President in the Presidential Election on 27 August 2011. He was sworn in as the seventh President of Singapore on 1 September 2011. Learn more about his roles and responsibilities >>Read More
His Excellency Juan Carlos Varela Rodríguez, President of the Republic of Panama, was in Singapore for a State Visit at the invitation of President Tony Tan Keng Yam on 22 April 2016. President Varela is accompanied by First Lady Mdm Lorena Castillo de Varela, and a delegation including Ministers and senior officials.
President Tony Tan Keng Yam officiated at the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Day Parade 2016 at the SAFTI Military Institute on 1 July 2016. In this photo, President is inspecting the Guard of Honour contingents at the SAF Day Parade.
President waving to the audience as the Ceremonial Land Rover drives past the spectators.
President Tony Tan Keng Yam visited the Sembawang Air Base on 31 August 2016 and was briefed on the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF)’s Search and Rescue (SAR) operations and capabilities. In this photo, President is taking a familiarisation ride on a Super Puma - the workhorse of the RSAF’s helicopter force for over 30 years.
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