Crown Prince receives Japanese PM’s Advisor

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HIS Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, yesterday received in audience Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Japan Kentaro Sonoura.

Accompanying Kentaro Sonoura were Ambassador of Japan to Brunei Darussalam Motohiko Kato and Director, Second Southwest Asia Division, Southeast and Southwest Asian Affairs Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Shingo Miyamoto.

Also present were Minister of Defence II as Chairman of the National Security Committee Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, and Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence Brigadier General (Rtd) Dato Seri Pahlawan Shahril Anwar bin Haji Ma’awiah.

The audience ceremony took place at Qashr Al-Meezaan.

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office with Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Japan Kentaro Sonoura. – INFOFOTO