Attending Singapore's Anniversary Celebration, Jokowi Stays In This Hotel
During this visit, President Jokowi was accompanied by First Lady Iriana
7 Sep 2019

President Joko Widodo and First Lady Iriana were present as guests of honor in the celebration of Singapore's Anniversary or known as the National Day Parade 2019 on Friday, 9 August 2019 at the National Gallery of Singapore.

During this visit, President Jokowi, who was accompanied by First Lady Iriana, rested at the Ritz Carlton Millenia Hotel which is located in the Marina Bay area.

Ritz Carlton Millenia Singapore building complex
Ritz Carlton Millenia Singapore building complex

Jokowi complied with the invitation of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to attend the 54th anniversary of independence as well as to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the British arrival in Singapore. Apart from Jokowi, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and his wife and the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam Hassanal Bolkiah were also present, who was also accompanied by his wife. The three leaders had a friendly chat before heading to the podium at the National Gallery of Singapore.

In this video, when entering the podium, Jokowi, wearing a red jacket with the Garuda symbol on his chest, and First Lady Iriana were warmly welcomed by Singaporeans.

Jokowi and First Lady Iriana warmly welcomed by Singaporeans.
Jokowi and First Lady Iriana warmly welcomed by Singaporeans.

Hotel Ritz-Carlton Millenia is located in downtown Marina Bay, Singapore. At this luxury hotel with a collection of 4,200 contemporary art, you can enjoy stunning views of the city center of Singapore. The hotel's location is very strategic and close to popular tourist attractions (10 minutes walk), including: Singapore Flyer, Marina Square Mall, Marina Bay Sands, ArtScience Museum, Gardens by the Bay and The Esplanade - Theaters on the Bay. Nearest MRT train stations are Promenade and Esplanade which are only 5-10 minutes walk.

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