India and Singapore on 21 July 2015 signed Technical Agreement (TA) on sharing white-shipping information to enhance maritime cooperation between the two navies. The agreement was signed during the visit of Navy chief Admiral R K Dhowan to Singapore.
The White-shipping refers to commercial shipping information about movement of cargo ships.
About Singapore Navy and the Indian Navy
The Singapore Navy and the Indian Navy conduct the Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercise (SIMBEX) together annually. In 2015, the SIMBEX was held in May, this was the 22nd in the series.
Both navies also interact regularly through high-level visits, dialogues, joint military training, courses and other professional exchanges.
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Who: India and Singapore
When: 21 July 2015