KUALA LUMPUR NOV.9: The inaugural official visit of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob to Republic of Indonesia from 9th to 11th November 2021 will provide an opportunity for the two neighbouring leaders to advance collaboration towards effective recovery with the impacts of the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in its statement said, Prime Minister Ismail who is accompanied by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah, Senior Minister of Defence, Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein and Minister of Finance, Senator Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz will hold meetings with the Indonesian President, Joko Widodo.
The statement added, the visit will open a new chapter in the already strong, multifaceted Malaysia-Indonesia relations. The two leaders will also take stock of significant regional developments in the context of ASEAN cooperation, as well as on the emerging challenges impacting peace, stability as well as growth and prosperity in the region.
“The visit will open a new chapter in the already strong, multifaceted Malaysia-Indonesia relations.
“During the visit, Prime Minister Ismail is also scheduled to meet with the Indonesian business community and industry players, chief editors of Indonesian media, Malaysian diaspora in Indonesia as well as to witness the signing of Memorandum of Understanding and Agreement between the two countries,” the statement said.
Meanwhile, the Prime Minister is also scheduled to visit a defence industry facility in Bandung.
This visit will be held in accordance with the standard operating procedures (SOP) COVID-19 set upon by the Governments of Malaysia and the Republic of Indonesia.- Malaysia World News