LABUAN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has arrived here for a half-day working visit.
The special aircraft carrying the Prime Minister touched down at Labuan Airport at 3.55pm Thursday (Dec 7). He was accompanied by Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Hajiji Mohd Noor.
Upon arrival, the Prime Minister was greeted by Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Armizan Mohd Ali, Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Mohd Zuki Ali, Labuan MP Datuk Dr Suhaili Abd Rahman, Senator Datuk Seri Anifah Aman and Labuan Corporation chief executive officer Rithuan Ismail.
Anwar is scheduled to attend a meet-and-greet session with hardcore poor households, and later attend a Majlis Ramah Mesra at the Financial Park Convention Hall.
The Prime Minister is also scheduled to attend the Labuan Executive Committee Planning Meeting and a dinner with government heads at the Labuan Dorsett Grand Hotel before leaving for Kuala Lumpur.
This is Anwar's first visit to Labuan since he was appointed Prime Minister in November last year. – Bernama