The ASEAN Port Association, APA Working Committee Meeting acts as a vital platform in bringing to the forefront the authorities, operators and stakeholders in the ports sector. The Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications stated these matter at the dinner last night for the 39th APA Working Committee meeting.

Awang Haji Azhar bin Haji Ahmad stressed that APA member nations should co-operate with one another in eradicating any threats that come, especially with the current maritime situation which is exposed to various threats including non- traditional security threats. Awang Haji Azhar added, APA member nations must remain committed in increasing their capability and efficacy in at respective ports. The event coincided with the presentation of souvenirs to head of delegations and Secretariat of APA. Also present was Doctor Haji Supry Bin Haji Awang Ladi, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications.

Source:: Radio Television Brunei