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Minister attends working lunch at Capitol Hill

Minister of Foreign Affairs II Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Erywan bin Pehin Datu Pekerma Jaya Haji Mohd Yusof attended a working lunch hosted by Speaker of the United States (US) House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi for ASEAN leaders and representatives at Capitol Hill, US on Thursday.

Pelosi underlined the importance of the partnership between ASEAN and the US in the Indo-Pacific in terms of security and stability of the region, adding that ASEAN-US trade relations must be strengthened to ensure prosperity for all peoples in promoting shared economic growth.

The Speaker also called for joint efforts in addressing challenges to further strengthen ties between ASEAN and the US.