Prince attends dinners hosted by Bush & UN Sec General
By James Kon

His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, on Tuesday attended the opening session of the general debate of the 62nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly at the United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York.

His Royal Highness and Her Royal Highness Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Hjh Zariah, later attended a reception hosted by President George W Bush, President of the United States of America and Lady Laura Bush at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York.

The reception was held in recognition of the 62nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.

His Royal Highness also attended a State Dinner hosted by Mr Ban Ki Moon, the Secretary General of the UN at the UN Headquarters in New York. The State Dinner was held in honour of the heads of state and government attending the General Assembly. - Borneo Bulletin (27th September 2007)