Jokowi, Pham congratulate new Malaysian PM Ismail Sabri
JAKARTA,. Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) sent a congratulatory message to Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob after he was sworn in as Malaysia’s ninth prime minister by the King Saturday.
The message was sent via Jokowi’s Twitter [email protected]
“Warmest congratulations Your Excellency Ismail Sabri [email protected] on your appointment as the 9th Prime Minister of Malaysia.
“Ready to continue working together to strengthen Indonesia-Malaysia bilateral relations,” said Jokowi on Saturday night.
Vietnam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on Saturday sent a message of congratulations to Ismail Sabri on his appointment as the ninth Prime Minister of Malaysia, reported Vietnam News Agency (VNA).
Malaysian King Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah on Friday named Ismail Sabri, who is UMNO vice-president, as the country’s new prime minister.
Ismail Sabri was sworn in as Malaysia’s ninth prime minister on Saturday.