The Ministry of Health hosted The 1st Joint Working Group on Health Cooperation Meeting between Brunei Darussalam and the Republic of Indonesia. The meeting which took place at The Rizqun International Hotel, Gadong, ended with signing ceremony.

The meeting discussed the Plan of Action on Health as part of the implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding, MoU on Health Cooperation between both countries. The Memorandum of Understanding focuses on 7 main agendas for health cooperation, among them exchanges of information on Public Health; Health Promotion; Traditional Medicines, Medical Products and Health Technology Regulations.

Awang Haji Abdul Manap bin Othman, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health signed on behalf of Brunei Darussalam while Oscar Primadi, Secretary General Ministry of Health, represented the Republic of Indonesia. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Doctor Sujatmiko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to Brunei Darussalam.

Source: Radio Television Brunei