Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Manpower Sam Tan, delivered opening remarks at the Arctic Frontiers Abroad Forum The Future of the Arctic: Geopolitical, Environmental and Business Perspectives held in Singapore on 29 September 2017.

Launched in 2007, the Arctic Frontiers Conference is held annually in TromsA�, Norway. It brings together policy makers and scientists to discuss Arctic issues and opportunities. MOS Tan has participated in the Arctic Frontiers Conferences since 2015. The Singapore edition is the first Arctic Frontiers Abroad Forum held in Asia, and is supported by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Singapore, the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National University of Singapore. Other Arctic Frontiers Abroad Forums have been held in Denmark, Canada and Germany among others.

MOS Tan's opening remarks is appended.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore