SINGAPORE (Bernama) – Singapore Senior Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Home Affairs, Masagos Zulkifli, will visit Cairo, Egypt on Sunday to attend the Cairo International Conference on Palestine and Reconstructing Gaza.
In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said that the minister would also visit Dhaka, Bangladesh from Oct 13 to 16.
MFA said the Cairo Conference is co-hosted by Egypt, Norway and the Palestinian National Authority.
It aims to garner international support and contributions to assist in the reconstruction of Gaza’s infrastructure, and help the Palestinians overcome their current challenges.
During the Conference, Singapore will reiterate its support for the reconstruction efforts in Gaza, and for the Palestinian National Authority’s efforts to build capacity and develop human resources.