Singapore is situated in South Eastern Asia between Malaysia and Indonesia. The natural resources of Singapore are fish and deep water ports.
The population of Singapore is approx.4.7 million with Chinese, Malay and Indian constituting the major groups.
Mandarin and English are the official languages and the major religions are Buddhism, Islam and Christianity.
Singapore has a very developed free market economy with a very high GDP growth and a very big export market mainly in electronics, pharmaceuticals, information technology products and a growing financial services sector.
The Canadian High Commission in Singapore has very close ties with the govt. of Singapore in the field of defense and security, apart from regular visa services.