Rahwani Zahari & Bahyiah Bakir
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, yesterday received in audience Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security of the Republic of Singapore Teo Chee Hean.
The audience ceremony took place at Istana Nurul Iman.
Accompanying Teo Chee Hean were Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu, Minister for the Environment and Water Resources and Minister-in-Charge of Muslim Affairs Masagos Zulkifli bin Masagos Mohamad, Senior Minister of State at the Ministry of Defence Heng Chee How, Senior Minister of State at the Ministry of Law and Ministry of Health Edwin Tong Chun Fai, Senior Parliamentary Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Trade and Industry Tan Wu Meng, and High Commissioner of the Republic of Singapore to Brunei Darussalam Lim Hong Huai.
Also present at the ceremony were Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud and Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah.
In another part of Istana Nurul Iman, Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Pemancha Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam received in a separate audience Teo Poh Yim, the spouse of Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security of the Republic of Singapore.
Also present were spouse of the Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office Datin Hajah Zalina binti Haji Omar and spouse of the Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II Pengiran Datin Hajah Noor Yashimah binti Pengiran Anak Haji Hashim.
The Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security of the Republic of Singapore and spouse as well as delegation are in Brunei Darussalam for a working visit under the 7th Young Leaders’ Programme from October 2-4.
The Young Leaders’ Programme is an annual exchange of visits between Brunei Darussalam and the Republic of Singapore, that reflects the good relationship between the two countries and is aimed to further strengthen the cooperation between the future leaders of the next-generation.