Joint Statement from the 12th BIMP-EAGA Transport Ministers Meeting

Date Published
December 06, 2019

Transport Ministers of the Brunei Darussalam–Indonesia–Malaysia–Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) issued a joint statement at their 12th meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia on 6 December 2019.

The ministers who issued the statement were:

    •    H.E. Mr. Budi Karya Sumadi, Minister for Transportation, Republic of Indonesia;

    •    H.E Dato’ Kamarudin Jaffar, Deputy Minister of Transport, Malaysia;

    •    H.E. Dato’ Abdul Mutalib Yusof, Minister of Transport and Infocommunications, represented by Mr. Mohammad Nazri Mohammad Yusof, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transport and Infocommunications, Brunei Darussalam;

    •    H.E. Arthur P. Tugade, Secretary of Transportation, represented by Mr. Lino Hambala Dabi, Assistant Secretary, Department of Transportation, Republic of the Philippines. 

Minister for Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi chaired the meeting. 

In the statement, the ministers noted key developments in the transport sector and noted progress in the implementation of priority infrastructure projects.