WORKING VISIT TO DOHA, QATAR FOR THE 16TH ASIA COOPERATION DIALOGUE (ACD) FOREIGN MINISTERS MEETING

Arrived in Doha, Qatar for the 16th Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) Foreign Ministers meeting.

Ahead of the conference, I met with the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the State of Qatar, H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Abdulrahman al Thani in discussing matters of common interest on bilateral cooperation, regional and international issues, and the Amir of the State of Qatar, His Royal Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in the reception dinner hosted by His Royal Highness.

At the meeting, Malaysia reiterates commitment to the ACD and strengthening cooperation especially in the area of economic, trade and business, going beyond government-government cooperation, and focus on cooperation and partnership between businesses.

As a co-prime mover of the Education and Human Resource Development pillar, Malaysia proud to have pioneered the Asia e University (AeU).The AeU, which is located in Malaysia, is an international university that collaborates with global educational institutions in offering quality, affordable and marketable programmes through e-learning.

The meeting also witnessed the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) on the ACD-MBA Participating Universities between AeU and six (6) other universities from ACD Member Countries.