Burmese President Visits Brunei
4 December 2012
President Thein Sein arrived in Brunei on Tuesday for an official state visit, the state-run newspaper The New Light of Myanmar reports. He was welcomed by Brunei Foreign Affairs Minister Prince Mohammad Bolkiah. The Burmese president is visiting at the invitation of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah. Several senior ministers, a high-ranking Burma Army officer and representatives of the Lower House and Upper House traveled with the president. The newspaper offered few details on the trip, other than mentioning that the delegation went to the Empire Hotel & Country Club.