His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday consented to receive in audience the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia, Dr R M Marty M Natalegawa. The minister was accompanied by the outgoing Ambassador of Indonesia to Brunei, Herijanto Soeprapto. The audience ceremony was held at the Istana Nurul Iman.
Meanwhile, HRH Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, held a meeting with the Indonesian Foreign Minister and discussed bilateral relations and exchanged views on regional and international affairs. HRH later hosted a luncheon at Balai Penghadapan, Bukit Kayangan. Dr Natalegawa is in the country on a two-day visit.
- Borneo Bulletin
(24th November 2009)