Saturday November 20, 2004

Prime Minister of Malaysia to visit Cuba

THE Honorable Dato Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Prime Minister of Malaysia, is to make a three-day visit to the island starting Wednesday, November 24, in response to an invitation from President Fidel Castro Ruz.

The prime ministerís visit constitutes an indication of excellent bilateral relations between the two countries and the decision of the new government of that important Asian nation to continue and develop friendly ties.

Malaysia currently occupies the presidency of the Non-Aligned Movement.

The Prime Minister of Malaysia will arrive in Cuba from Chile after participating in the 12the Informal Summit of Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers.

Parent site: "Focus on Malaysia"