The Bosnian President Haris Silajdzic will make a five-day visit to Malaysia beginning Saturday in an effort to enhance bilateral relations between the two countries.
The Malaysian Foreign Minister Rais Yatim said that during the visit President Silajdzic,who will be accompanied by senior Bosnian government officials,will meet with the Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi and several other Malaysian high officials.
“This will boost the existing close relations between the two countries in various fields especially trade,investments,defence,tourism,culture and education.The visit will also give an opportunity to the top leaders of both countries to discuss regional and international issues for mutual benefits,” the Malaysian Foreign Minister said in a statement yesterday.
He said the Bosnian delegation will be given a briefing by the Economic Planning Unit on Malaysia’s experiance in developing its economy.
He also said the Bosnian President Haris Silajdzic will give a public lecture at the Institute of Diplomacy and Foreign Relations in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur,entitled “Multicultural Society and Globalisation”.
The Bosnian delegation will also meet with Bosnian students at the International Islamic University in Kuala Lumpur.