The following foreign Ambassadors presented their credentials to President Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam in separate ceremonies at the Istana today:

        (a)   The Ambassador of the State of Libya

                His Excellency Sadegh M O Bensadegh

        (b)   The Ambassador of the Republic of Croatia

                 His Excellency Dražen Margeta

Their curricula vitae are attached.        

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AMBASSADOR TO THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE

 

STATE OF LIBYA

BORN:

11 December 1952, Benghazi, Libya

AGE:

61

MARITAL

STATUS:

Married to Mdm Fawzia K S Abdelsalam

Has six children

EDUCATION:

BA in English Literature, Gharunis University, Benghazi, Libya

CAREER:

1976 – 1977

Desk Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFAIC)

1977 – 1979

Head of Translation Section, MFAIC

1979 – 1983

Third Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Africa, Embassy of Libya in Ethiopia

1983 – 1984

Second Secretary, Department of UN Organisation, MFAIC

1984 – 1986

Second Secretary, Information and Cultural Affairs, Embassy of Libya in Ethiopia

1986 – 1994

Counsellor, Department of UN Organisation, MFAIC

1994 – 1998

Counsellor, Commission of the African Union, Embassy of Libya in Ethiopia

1998 – 2005

Head of Office of the Commission of the African Union, MFAIC

2005 – 2010

First Counsellor, Embassy of Libya in Canada

2010 – 2013

Ambassador, MFAIC

19 Nov 2013

to date

Ambassador to Indonesia

5 Jun 2014

Ambassador to Brunei

26 Jun 2014

Ambassador to Singapore

LANGUAGES:

Arabic and English

       

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AMBASSADOR TO THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE

 

STATE OF LIBYA

BORN:

11 December 1952, Benghazi, Libya

AGE:

61

MARITAL

STATUS:

Married to Mdm Fawzia K S Abdelsalam

Has six children

EDUCATION:

BA in English Literature, Gharunis University, Benghazi, Libya

CAREER:

1976 – 1977

Desk Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFAIC)

1977 – 1979

Head of Translation Section, MFAIC

1979 – 1983

Third Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Africa, Embassy of Libya in Ethiopia

1983 – 1984

Second Secretary, Department of UN Organisation, MFAIC

1984 – 1986

Second Secretary, Information and Cultural Affairs, Embassy of Libya in Ethiopia

1986 – 1994

Counsellor, Department of UN Organisation, MFAIC

1994 – 1998

Counsellor, Commission of the African Union, Embassy of Libya in Ethiopia

1998 – 2005

Head of Office of the Commission of the African Union, MFAIC

2005 – 2010

First Counsellor, Embassy of Libya in Canada

2010 – 2013

Ambassador, MFAIC

19 Nov 2013

to date

Ambassador to Indonesia

5 Jun 2014

Ambassador to Brunei

26 Jun 2014

Ambassador to Singapore

LANGUAGES:

Arabic and English

       

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