His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam received in audience yesterday Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Penny Wong, who is on a two-day visit to Brunei Darussalam.
During the audience ceremony, His Majesty and the minister discussed strengthening bilateral cooperation between the Sultanate and Australia.
Accompanying the minister was Australian High Commissioner to Brunei Darussalam Luke Arnold.
The audience ceremony took place at Istana Nurul Iman.
The long-standing and close relationship between Brunei and Australia was established in May 1984, in which the two countries cooperate extensively in trade and investment, energy, aquaculture and agriculture as well as defence.