The Embassy of Malaysia in Jakarta hosted around 700 guests at the reception of the National Day of Malaysia on 19 September 2018. This year, the theme for the celebration is “Sayangi Malaysiaku” (love my Malaysia), as stated by Mr. ZAMSHARI Shaharan, Malaysia’s Deputy Chief of Mission to Indonesia. He also delivered appreciation on the continuous bilateral relationship between Malaysia and Indonesia.
Sofyan Djalil, Minister of Agriculture and Land Planning of Indonesia/ Head of Indonesian National Land Office was the Guest of Honor, while Eko Sandjojo, Minister of Villages, Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration of Indonesia was also in attendance. During the event, Muhammad Jailani Khamis, State Executive Councillor in charge of Tourism, Heritage and Culture for Melaka, also launched the Visit Melaka 2019 campaign.