Najib holds bilateral meetings with three leaders on sidelines of Icbos

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak today held bilateral meetings with leaders from three countries on the sidelines of the International Conference on Blue Ocean Strategy (Icbos).

He spent about an hour on the meetings with King of Swaziland, King Mswati III; Maldives Vice-President Abdulla Jihad and Palestinian Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Riad Malki.

Najib also met the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) secretary-general Tan Sri Iyad Ameen Madani later.

Earlier, Najib had opened the Icbos themed, "Transforming Nations Through Creativity and Innovation," which was attended by some 3,000 delegates and participants including national leaders from Commonwealth member countries, Asean nations and members of OIC.

The Icbos is being held in conjunction with the 2016 NBOS International Week which began Sunday and ends on Aug 20 at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC). — Bernama