His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and Her Majesty the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha and Yang Teramat Mulia Azrinaz Mazhar binti Hakim Mazhar, last night consented to grace the Gala Night of Titian Budaya. They were welcomed upon arrival at the Empire Hotel and Country Club by the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Retired Major General Pehin Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Mohammad and the Malaysian Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage, Dato Seri Utama Dr. Rais Yatim.
Also present were His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince; Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah, His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Malik and His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Mateen. Also there was Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Masna.
The Titian Budaya is a joint cultural project between Brunei Darussalam and Malaysia towards enhancing and improving networking in the bilateral close cooperation with ASEAN member countries especially in culture, arts and heritage. Before departure, His Majesty, Her Majesty and Yang Teramat Mulia Azrinaz Mazhar consented to receive greetings from the artists who were involved in the show.
(25th Mar 2006)