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THE WORKING VISIT OF HIS EXCELLENCY DR VIVIAN BALAKRISHNAN, MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE TO MALAYSIA 23 – 24 MARCH 2021

THE WORKING VISIT OF HIS EXCELLENCY DR VIVIAN BALAKRISHNAN, MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE TO MALAYSIA 23 – 24 MARCH 2021

 

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia, YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, will host his counterpart, His Excellency Dr Vivian Balakrishnan,

Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Singapore on a two-day working visit to Malaysia from 23 to 24 March 2021.

 

This visit is part of the ongoing efforts to strengthen existing close ties between Malaysia and Singapore. Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin and Dr Balakrishnan are expected to discuss issues of common interest to both countries in the context of bilateral cooperation, as well as regional and international issues. Both Foreign Ministers will also explore post COVID-19 collaboration, including reciprocal vaccination certification, which will benefit both the nations.

 

During his visit, Dr Balakrishnan is also scheduled to call on Prime Minister YAB Tan Sri Dato’ Haji Muhyiddin bin Haji Mohd Yassin and hold meetings with Senior Minister of International Trade and Industry, YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin bin Ali; Senior Minister of Defence, YB Dato’ Sri Ismail Sabri bin Yaakob, and Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, YB Tuan Khairy Jamaluddin bin Abu Bakar.

 

The visit will be conducted in full compliance with the health and safety protocols set by the Ministry of Health (MOH) and in accordance with the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) approved by the National Security Council (MKN).

 

 

PUTRAJAYA

22 MARCH 2021