Kate looks amazingly well. Hypermesis Gravidarum has made the Duchess of Cambridge horribly ill for weeks now, but it now looks as though it hasn’t made one dent in her spirits. It’s incredible.
This state visit is a big event, and no one thought Kate would be well enough to attend. Happily, she pulled through just in time.
Tony Tan Keng Yam is the first president of Singapore to make an official state visit to the UK. He is Singapore’s former deputy Prime Minister, elected as the nation’s seventh president in 2011.
This visit highlights the UK’s increasing economic ties to Southeast Asia.