Guest Of Honour: Minister For Communications And Information, Dr Yaacob Ibrahim
The Republic’s arts sector can play a significant role in helping other elements of the economy gain an edge over the competition. This was a point made by Minister for Communications and Information, Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, at LASALLE College of the Arts’ 27th Convocation Ceremony on September 25....
Here's an excerpt of his speech:
“This is indeed an exciting time to be graduating as the media, design, performing arts sectors continue to grow and play an increasing important role in our society today. The government recognises the importance of the arts sector in providing an edge to our competitiveness. As such we are committed to growing the opportunities in this sector, by providing both funding and infrastructure support.”