HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has arrived safely in London, United Kingdom, for a meeting with David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Accompanying His Majesty is His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Mateen.
Present at the Heathrow Airport, London to greet His Majesty was Susan Garden, Baroness Garden of Frognal, as representative to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and David Campbell, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Brunei Darussalam.
Also present to greet His Majesty were Pehin Orang Kaya Pekerma Dewa Dato Seri Setia Lim Jock Seng, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade II; Pehin Datu Singamanteri Colonel (Rtd) Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Awang Haji Mohammad Yasmin bin Haji Umar, Minister of Energy at the Prime Minister’s Office; Dato Paduka Haji Mustappa bin Haji Sirat, Deputy Minister of Defence; and Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, High Commissioner of Brunei Darussalam to the United Kingdom.
From Heathrow Airport, His Majesty boarded a motorcade towards the Kensington Palace Gardens, where His Majesty will reside throughout the visit.
Also accompanying His Majesty to the United Kingdom is Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Setia Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Ibrahim, Minister of Finance II at the Prime Minister’s Office.
His Majesty will hold a meeting with the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in view of the Signing Ceremony of the Exchange of Notes and Letters between Brunei Darussalam and the United Kingdom today.