31 Jan 17 Media Statement - Minister Yaacob Ibrahim to Attend Haj Ministerial Meeting


31 January 2017

  1. Minister for Communications and Information, Minister-in-charge of Cyber Security and Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs, Dr Yaacob Ibrahim will lead Singapore’s delegation to the annual Haj Ministerial Meeting in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from 31 January to 2 February 2017.
  1. Dr Yaacob will meet the Kingdom’s new Minister for Haj & Umrah, His Excellency Dr Saleh Bentin to discuss arrangements for Singaporean pilgrims performing the Haj starting August 2017 as well as other issues for Singapore for the upcoming Haj. In Medina, Dr Yaacob will also engage Singaporean students in a dialogue session.

  2. Dr Yaacob will be accompanied by Chief Executive of Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (Muis), Haji Abdul Razak Hassan Maricar, and other officials.


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