Mattias Landgren, State Secretary for Infrastructure Affairs at the Ministry of Enterprise, visited Singapore on 4-6 December.
The purpose of the visit was to promote Swedish interests in connection with the extensive infrastructure initiatives currently being implemented by Singapore or under planning, such as Tuas Mega Port, a fifth terminal at Changi Airport and the development of the subway system.
The Secretary of State met with counterparts at a number of relevant ministries and authorities, including Ng Chee Meng, Transport Minister and MPA Port Authority, Port Operator PSA, Land Transport Authority (LTA), Urban Redevelopment Agency (URA), GovTech, Center for Living Cities, and Center for Maritime Studies at the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Mattias Landgren also spent an afternoon at NTU (Nanyang Techncial University), where he, among other things, tried a driverless bus on the CETRAN test track and visited a test bed for marine energy solutions at the Maritime Institute. The Secretary of State also met Swedish companies in Singapore with business activities in the field of infrastructure and transport.
Source: Embassy of Sweden in singapore