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Timor-Leste president arrives for four-day state visit

Timor-Leste President Dr Jose Ramos-Horta arrived in the Sultanate yesterday evening for a state visit.

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 is expected to receive in audience the visiting president today.

The two leaders are expected to attend four-eyes and bilateral meetings, followed by a signing of a memorandum of understanding.

A state banquet will also be held at Istana Nurul Iman tonight.

President Dr Jose Ramos-Horta and his delegation are also expected to attend a business engagement with prominent local business leaders and associations.

Timor-Leste President Dr Jose Ramos-Horta with Minister of Home Affairs Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ahmaddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman upon arrival in Brunei Darussalam. PHOTO: MUIZ MATDANI