Watch live: Joint press conference of Singapore PM Lee and US VP Harris

US Vice President Kamala Harris is welcomed by Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the Istana on Aug 23, 2021. (Photo: AP/Evelyn Hockstein/Pool Photo)

SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and US Vice President Kamala Harris will hold a joint press conference on Monday (Aug 23) after meeting for talks in the morning.

Among the issues set to be discussed during her official three-day visit are climate change and the handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ms Harris arrived on Sunday morning, marking the start of her first official visit to Asia, which will also include a trip to Vietnam.

Watch live coverage of the press conference here: