Audience to new Brunei envoys
By Azrol Azmi

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, yesterday consented to receive in audience at the Istana Nurul Iman the newly appointed Brunei Darussalam's high commissioner and ambassadors to friendly nations.

His Royal Highness received in audience Awang Haji Abdul Ghafar bin Haji Ismail, High Commissioner of Brunei Darussalam to the Republic of Singapore; Magdalene Teo Chee Siong, Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to the People's Republic of China; and Pengiran Haji Alihashim bin Pengiran Haji Yussof, Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to Belgium.

The three envoys received their letters of credential from His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam on November 5.

Also present during the audience was Pengiran Dato Paduka Haji Abu Bakar bin Pengiran Seri Indera Pengiran Haji Ismail, Permanent Secretary at the Prime Minster's Office. - Borneo Bulletin (13th Nov 2007)