Hustle & Bustle was honoured to host the United States of America’s Vice President Kamala Harris during her visit on 25 August 2022. During her time in Singapore, Vice President Kamala Harris met with various Singapore ministers, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. She visited Gardens by the Bay to hold a conference, speaking to the audience which included Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean, Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan and Leader of the Opposition Pritam Singh.
She concluded her visit with a tour of the Flower Dome conducted by the Gardens’ chief executive Felix Loh and CEO of Hustle & Bustle, Michael Lee, who showed her the Singapore-grown hybrid orchid named after former US president Barack Obama and his wife, which was displayed alongside the new hybrid named after the Vice-President on Monday. Vice President Kamala Harris and her US entourage also paid special attention to the Dale Chihuly: Glass in Bloom exhibition, which featured over 100 artworks by American artist Dale Chihuly scattered throughout the venue.