October 11, 2014
It is time once more to celebrate the U.S. Navy’s birthday with all due ceremony and excitement! The Singapore Chapter of the U.S. Navy League hosts this year’s ball at the W Hotel on Sentosa. Thank you to all of our Gold, Silver, and Bronze Sponsors and the 2014 Navy Ball Planning Committee for making this event possible!
September 7, 2014
In collaboration with our Community Partners, the American Association and AmCham, the Navy League supported the Welcome Back event on Sentosa. The event welcomed families back from their summer holidays and gave them the opportunity to get signed up with new organizations for the coming year. Thank you to all those who stopped by our Navy League booth.
July 4, 2014
U.S. Navy League members volunteered at the American Community 4th of July Celebration to recruit new members. The celebration was organized by our Community Partner, the American Association of Singapore. We thank our volunteers and community affiliate sponsors whose donations enabled the participation of some service men and women in the festivities. Happy 4th of July!
June 27, 2014
In collaboration with our Community Partner, the American Club, the Navy League supported a poolside BBQ and reception for the USS George Washington Strike Group. Thank you for supporting our service men and women!
May 26, 2014
The Singapore Chapter of the Navy League hosted a panel presentation and discussion on the South China Sea titled “Current Disputes and Possible Future Outcomes of the Multi-Dimensional Conflict,” bringing together academics and experts from Singapore’s top institutions to provide insight into this critical issue. In collaboration with the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, the panel attracted members of the public and private sectors, the media and academia.
Distinguished panelists included Leonardo Bernard, Research Fellow at the Centre for International Law, National University of Singapore; Richard Bitzinger, Senior Fellow and Coordinator of the Military Transformations Program at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University; Dr. Jing Huang, Professor and Director at the Centre on Asia and Globalization, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore; and Dr. Ian Storey, Senior Fellow and Editor, Contemporary Southeast Asia at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. The Navy League, Singapore Chapter President, Raymond Corrigan, Country Manager (Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia & Laos), Raytheon Asia, served as panel moderator. Panelists laid the framework for a dynamic discussion by providing a background and perspective on the South China Sea conflict in history, legal conventions, military and security concerns, and ASEAN and business interests, each according to his expertise.
This story was published in the October 2014 edition of SeaPower Magazine, which you can access from our Media Page.
April 27-29, 2014
On April 27, we welcomed the crew of the USS North Carolina to Singapore with a welcome reception. Then on April 29, members of the Navy League and some of our Community Partners got the chance to go inside the USS North Carolina Submarine. This sub tour was feature in several published articles available for view on our Media Page. Thanks to everyone who came out to enjoy the tour and welcome our service men and women!
March 19, 2014
The U.S. Navy League, Singapore Chapter members enjoyed a tour of the USS Boxer during her visit to Singapore. To learn more about the crew and journey of the USS Boxer, visit the ship’s website by clicking here.