Dr Yaacob Ibrahim to visit Egypt

Minister for Information, Communications and the Arts (MICA) Dr Yaacob Ibrahim will be visiting Egypt from OCt 16 to 18.

He will be heading to Cairo to meet with the the Egyptian Minister for Communications and Information Technology Dr Mohamed Abdel Kader Salem.

The two Ministers will then launch a Commemorative Stamp to mark 45 years of diplomatic relations between Singapore and Egypt.

Dr Yaacob, who is also the Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs, will meet the Sheikh of Al-Azhar University, Dr Ahmed Al-Tayyeb, where he will attend Al-Azhar’s graduation ceremony and address Singaporean students studying in Egypt.
 
Dr Yaacob will be accompanied by officials from MICA, Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports and Majlis Ugama Islam Singapura.