His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam consented to receive in audience the Malaysian Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage, Datuk Seri Utama Dr Rais Yatim, who is currently in the country. In the audience at Istana Nurul Iman, Her Majesty Raja Isteri Pg Anak Hjh Saleha also received the spouse of Datuk Dr. Rais Yatim, Datin Seri Masnah Muhammad.
Present at the ceremony were Brunei's Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Pehin Major General (rtd) Dato Seri Pahlawan Hj Awg Muhammad, Malaysian High Commissioner to Brunei, Datuk Ali Abdullah and Secretary-General of the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Heritage (Malaysia), Dato Siti Azizah Sheikh Abod. Also present were Dato Paduka Hj Sulaiman, Permanent Secretary at the Prime Minister's Office and Awg Hj Jemat Hj Ampal, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
- Borneo Bulletin
(26th Mar 2006)