SINGAPORE - Senior Minister of State for Home Affairs and Foreign Affairs (SMS) Mr Masagos Zulkifli will be attending the Second ASEAN Special Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam on September 3.
In a statement, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said: "The transnational nature of drug trafficking activities continues to pose a challenge to the drug enforcement agencies in the region."
"The ASEAN Special Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters is an opportunity for ASEAN Ministers who oversee drug enforcement to discuss strategies to counter the abuse and illicit trafficking of drugs," it added.
The first edition of this forum was hosted by Thailand last year.
SMS Masagos will be accompanied by senior officials from both the Central Narcotics Bureau and the Ministry of Home Affairs.