Crown Prince meets German FM

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office yesterday afternoon held a meeting with the Federal Foreign Minister of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier.

The meeting took place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Germany, RTB reported.

In the meeting His Royal Highness and the German Federal Foreign Minister explored opportunities to further enhance existing bilateral relationships including economic, defence and tourism cooperation. Both sides exchanged views on regional and international issues of mutual concern and agreed on the importance of cooperation between Asean and the European Union.

Also present were His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Malik, His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Mateen and Prince Abdul Qawi. - Borneo Bulletin (15th June 2006)