Crown Prince visits Ministry of Defence
By Azlan Othman

His Royal Highness Prince General Hj Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office continued the series of working visits to the Royal Brunei Armed Forces, Ministry of Defence.

Yesterday, HRH Prince General visited the Directorate of Operations at Bolkiah Garrison.

His Royal Highness was greeted on arrival by Deputy Minister of Defence, Pehin Datu Singamanteri Col (rtd) Dato Paduka Hj Mohd Yasmin; Deputy Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, Dato Paduka Awg Hj Eusoff Agaki; and Commander of RBAF, Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General Dato Paduka Seri Hj Awg Halbi.

HRH visited the Joint Operation Centre at the Directorate of Operations and witnessed the set-up, the way its being manned and personally observed some procedures and its staff. At the end of the visit, HRH signed a royal parchment in conjunction with the working visit. - Borneo Bulletin (9th Mar 2006)