Brunei sultan here on official visit
PETALING JAYA: Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei arrived in Malaysia yesterday for a three-day official visit, during which he is scheduled to attend the 20th Malaysia-Brunei Darussalam Annual Leaders’ Consultation.
The sultan was accompanied by his consort, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha, and senior government officials.
He was received by Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman and Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Tan Sri Noh Omar, who is the minister-in-attendance.
A Wisma Putra statement said the consultation is the most notable high-level event for the two countries, and it is the toplevel platform to discuss a wide range of bilateral, regional and international issues of common concern.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak and his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor are scheduled to host an official luncheon today at Seri Perdana in Putrajaya in honour of the royal visitors. – Bernama
Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and Pengiran Anak Saleha is received by Anifah (left) and Noh upon their arrival yesterday at the Subang Air Force Base in Selangor.