21-22 March | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
H.E. Mr Francisco Fontan paid a courtesy calls to Malaysia to meet with two key officials in charge of ASEAN matters at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia – Mr. Jojie Samuel A/l M C Samuel, Director-General of the ASEAN-Malaysia relations, and Ms Haznah Md. Hashim, Deputy Director General of the Department of Maritime Affairs. He also attended the launching of the Risk Assessment Centre for Food Safety (see below). With this, Ambassador Fontan has visited four ASEAN Member States, from Singapore (in November 2015) and the Philippines (in December 2015), to Lao PDR (in January 2016) and now Malaysia (in March, 2016).