Crown Prince meets French President

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, yesterday met President of France, Jacques Chirac at the Elysee Palace in Paris.

His Royal Highness the Crown Prince and Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pg Anak Isteri Pg Anak Sarah are in France for an official four-day visit, RTB reported.

During the meeting His Royal Highness and the French president exchanged views on bilateral relations as well as on regional and international matters of mutual concern. Both discussed various fields of cooperation between Brunei and France, especially on investments, defence, education and tourism.

Also present during the meeting were His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Malik and Prince Abdul Qawi. - Borneo Bulletin (7th June 2006)