Audience to China's Vice Minister
By James Kon

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office yesterday morning consented to receive in audience Mr Niu Dun, the Vice Minister for Agriculture of the People's Republic of China at the Istana Nurul Iman. Mr Niu Dun is here on a working visit that will end today.

During the audience, Mr Niu Dun was accompanied by Dato Paduka Haji Hamdillah bin Haji Abdul Wahab, Deputy Minister of Industry and Primary Resources, and Madam Tong Xiaoling, the Ambassador of China to Brunei.

Also present were Pengiran Dato Paduka Haji Abu Bakar bin Pengiran Seri Indera Pengiran Haji Ismail, the Permanent Secretary at the Prime Minister's Office. - Borneo Bulletin (25th Oct 2007)