Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof is in Singapore for the 15th Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW 2022) from October 25 to 28 at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands.
The minister is accompanied by Deputy Permanent Secretary (Energy) at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) Pengiran Haji Jamra Weira bin Pengiran Haji Petra and officials from the Department of Energy at the PMO.
This year’s SIEW, themed “A Resilient and Sustainable Energy Future”, encompasses a high-level dialogue on energy issues through keynotes, panel discussions and audience participation in various events including the SIEW Summit, Singapore-International Energy Agency (IEA) Ministerial Roundtable, Singapore-International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) High-Level Forum, Asia Clean Energy Summit, and Asia Downstream Summit.
On the sidelines of SIEW 2022, the minister made a call on Singapore Minister for Trade and Industry Gan Kim Yong on October 25.
Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi also had a luncheon meeting with Singapore Minister for Manpower and Second Minister for Trade and Industry Dr Tan See Leng and Director-General of IRENA Francesco La Camera yester.
The Brunei delegation also visited the Tengeh Reservoir Floating Solar Farm yesterday.
The minister will have a close-up view on the operations of the refinery and petrochemical complex in Singapore at Jurong Island today.