On Sunday, 26 February 2017, Philippine Ambassador to Singapore Antonio A. Morales organized a farewell lunch in honour of His Excellency Ambassador Chet Naren of Cambodia and his spouse at The Carousel, Royal Plaza on Scotts, Singapore. In attendance were the High Commissioner of Brunei Darrusalam and spouse, Ambassador of Vietnam and spouse, the Ambassador of Indonesia, Ambassador of Laos and the High Commissioner of Malaysia. Ambassador Naren assumed his position on 27 February 2014. He is one of the most active top envoys from ASEAN in Singapore and is a good friend of Ambassador Morales. During their respective remarks, Ambassador Morales and Ambassador Naren complimented each other for supporting efforts to further strengthen ties among ASEAN diplomatic missions in Singapore.