Last Updated: 2018-06-13
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By Mohd Haikal Mohd Isa

BANGKOK, Thailand June 13 (NNN-Bernama) – Malaysian Ambassador to Thailand Jojie Samuel paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha at Government House here Wednesday.

During the meeting, the Prime Minister congratulated Malaysia on the success of its recent general election and stated his government’s readiness to cooperate in promoting and strengthening bilateral relations.

“The Prime Minister (Gen Prayut) mentioned the importance of the ‘prosper-thy-neighbour’ policy of the Malaysian government under the leadership of (Prime Minister) Dr Mahathir Mohamad, which complements the Thailand government’s policy concerning the neighbour,” according to a statement by the Prime Minister’s Office.

It said Thailand and Malaysia have cooperated closely under the existing bilateral mechanism.

The statement also mentioned the ambassador’s commitment to reinforce the longstanding relations and friendship between the two countries.--NNN-BERNAMA