Singaporean and Cambodian PMs Pay Courtesy Calls to President Jokowi

By Office of Assistant to Deputy Cabinet Secretary for State Documents & Translation
Date 20 Oktober 2019
Category: News
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Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung welcomes the Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the Merdeka Palace, Jakarta, Sunday (20/10). (Photo by: Grace / PR)

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, accompanied by First Lady Ibu Iriana Joko Widodo, received courtesy calls from other leaders including Sultan of Brunei Darussalam Hassanal Bolkiah, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, and Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the Merdeka Palace, Jakarta, Monday (20/10).

On that occasion, President Jokowi and the First Lady welcomed Singaporean PM and his spouse before engaging in a light conversation. They then headed to the Credentials Room of the Merdeka Palace to take a group photo.

After Singaporean PM filled in the guest book, the two leaders walked to the Jepara Room in Merdeka Palace, Jakarta.

After the departure of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his spouse Ho Ching, President Jokowi, accompanied by the First Lady, received another courtesy call from Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen.

After the two leaders shaking hands, President Jokowi and the First Lady accompanied Cambodian PM Hun Sen filling in the guest book before heading to Jepara Room for a 10-minute meeting.

Also present during the meeting were Minister of State Secretary Pratikno, Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung, and Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi. (EN / FID / JAY / RAH / ES)

 

 

Translated by: Syarifah Aisyah
Edited by: Ridwan Ibadurrohman/Yuyu Mulyani

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