Thursday, August 25, 2011
In conjunction of Eid-Fitri Celebration expected to be on August 30 and August 31, His Majesties the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (The Supreme Ruler) of Malaysia, Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin and Raja Permaisuri Agong (The Supreme Queen) of Malaysia, Tuanku Nur Zahirah are scheduled to hold an open house at the Istana Negara (National Palace) on the first day of Aidilfitri. Information, Communications and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim said that, the open house would be in two sessions, from 10 am to 11 am for VIPs and from 11 am to 1 pm for the public.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, cabinet ministers, senior government officers, foreign diplomats and other VIPs would call on Tuanku Mizan and Tuanku Nur Zahirah during the first session. And, it is expected that more than 15,000 members of the public were expected to attend the second session.