The visit will deal with economic and security ties as well as counterterrorism issues.
Prisons department director-general Zulkifli Omar says effectiveness of rehabilitation programme can only be assessed after their release.
What terrorists forget is the dialogue will be followed by action and close cooperation among countries, officials and experts, says conference official.
Esscom and other agencies such as the Special Branch will expose them to what they can and should do to assist the security authorities.
Esscom commander DCP Hazani Ghazali urges public to 'stick their noses in other people’s business' in safety and security matters.
Frequent training keeps Esscom troops on the leading edge of combat capabilities, says its chief Hazani Ghazali.
The group of 120 militants is believed to include Malaysians and Indonesians.
Expert says if there is no unity in efforts, an Asean counterterrorism coalition would be just another bureaucracy to draw funds away from practitioners on the ground.
Malaysian police believe five Malaysians still holed up in Marawi city.
According to the rescued hostage interviewed by Philippine journalists, Mahmud and two other Malaysians were frontline fighters.
The department says it will seek improvements to any potential weaknesses found at Sabah immigration checkpoints.
The opening of Philippine, Malaysia and Indonesia borders will allow security forces to enter each other’s waters while in hot pursuit of criminal elements.
Al-Qaeda could resume the role of the foremost threat in the future, gathering followers turned off by the Islamic State's most extreme tactics.
Wanted by Malaysian security, Abdullah Maute, who had led attacks on Philippine city, was reported to have been killed in an airstrike last month.
The curfew extension in seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone comes in the wake of fears that Islamic State terrorists fighting Philippine security forces in Marawi City may flee to Sabah.
Sharing of passenger name records in reservation databases an effort to prevent terrorists from crossing borders.