Posted: 26 Jun 2014, 1100 hours (GMT +8)
Commander of Royal Brunei Armed Forces Makes Introductory Visit to Singapore
The Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Datu Pekerma Jaya Major General (MG) Dato Seri Pahlawan Mohd Tawih bin Abdullah called on Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen at the Ministry of Defence this morning. Pehin MG Tawih is in Singapore for his introductory visit from 25 to 27 June 2014. Pehin MG Tawih also called on Chief of Defence Force Lieutenant-General Ng Chee Meng and inspected a Guard of Honour earlier today. As part of his visit, Pehin MG Tawih visited the SAF Centre for Military Experimentation this morning and will visit Changi Command and Control Centre at Changi Naval Base later this afternoon.
Pehin MG Tawih’s visit underscores the excellent defence relations between Singapore and Brunei. The Singapore Armed Forces and RBAF interact regularly through a wide range of activities such as bilateral exercises, regular visits and professional exchanges. These interactions have strengthened the rapport and camaraderie between personnel of the two armed forces.