Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office and Ministry of Manpower Sam Tan will visit Arkhangelsk, Russia to attend the 4th International Arctic Forum from 28 March to 1 April 2017. MOS Tan will deliver remarks at the opening session of the Forum on 28 March 2017 and at the plenary session The Arctic: Territory of Transport Opportunities on 29 March 2017. MOS Tan will also have several bilateral meetings on the sidelines of the Forum.

The International Arctic Forum is an event organised by the Russian State Commission for Arctic Development to bring together international organisations, governments and the scientific and business communities to discuss developments in the Arctic.

MOS Tan will be accompanied by officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and representatives from the Nanyang Technological University and the National University of Singapore.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore