Prince Mohamed grants audience to foreign envoys

His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, yesterday granted audiences to two newly appointed resident foreign envoys to Brunei Darussalam from Singapore and Australia.

The two new envoys are High Commissioner Joseph KH Koh of the Republic of Singapore and Dr Ruth Penelope Adler of Australia.

His Royal Highness welcomed the two new envoys at Balai Penghadapan, Bukit Kayangan and discussed bilateral matters.

Prior to his appointment in Brunei, Mr Joseph KH Koh was Singapore's High Commissioner to Australia.

Dr Ruth Penelope Adler was previously Assistant Secretary, Staff Development and Post Issue Branch at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia. - Borneo Bulletin (8th Mar 2006)