Audience to outgoing envoys

His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday consented to receive in audience two outgoing envoys, Saudi Arabian Ambassador Mr Esam A Abid Al-Thagafi and Ambassador of Ukraine Dato Dr Oleksandr Horin, at the Istana Nurul Iman. The Saudi ambassador has been in Brunei since 2003 while the Ukraine envoy has been here since 2004. Also present during the audience was Permanent Secretary at the Prime Minister's Office, Pg Dato Hj Abu Bakar. - Borneo Bulletin (31st May 2006)