COURTESY CALL ON MINISTER OF ENERGY BRUNEI DARUSSALAM
The High Commissioner of Malaysia to Negara Brunei Darussalam, H.E. Dato’ Raja Reza Raja Zaib Shah, 24 November 2021 called on Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Haji Mat Suny bin Haji Md Hussein, Minister of Energy Brunei Darussalam at the Ministry of Energy. Present also during the courtesy call were the Permanent Secretary and Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry.
During the call, both sides reaffirmed the existing and long-standing cooperation between Malaysia and Brunei including the signing of the Unitisation Agreement on 5 April 2021 between PETRONAS and Brunei’s National Unitisation Secretariat (BNUS). YB Minister recognized the importance of existing oil and gas cooperation represented by PETRONAS Carigali Brunei Ltd (PCBL). YB Minister and His Excellency also discussed other various potential areas for possible cooperation including renewable energy and installation of smart electric meters for Brunei’s domestic consumption.
Both sides reiterated their commitment to further strengthen Malaysia-Brunei bilateral relations, particularly in the energy field cooperation.