King Sihamoni visits museums
By Aemy Azlena

The King of Cambodia, His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, continued his three-day State Visit to Brunei with visits to a couple of historical museums in Bandar Seri Begawan yesterday afternoon.

Accompanying His Majesty King Sihamoni was Brunei Minister-in-Attendance, Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Lela Dato Seri Setia Awg Hj Abdul Rahman bin Dato Setia Hj Mohamed Taib, the Minister of Education.

Also present were Her Royal Highness, Samdech Reach Botrei Preah Anoch Norodom Arunrasmy, King Sihamoni's sister and Ambassador of the Kingdom of Cambodia to Malaysia along with senior government officials of Cambodia and Brunei Darussalam.

The delegation first visited the Brunei Museum at Kota Batu, followed by a visit to the Royal Regalia.

There to welcome His Majesty and his entourage at both museums was Brunei Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Dewa Major General (R) Dato Seri Pahlawan Awg Hj Mohammad bin Hj Daud.

At the Brunei Museum in Kota Batu, His Majesty King Sihamoni and delegation toured the Natural History Gallery, the Islamic Art Gallery and the Brunei Traditional Culture Gallery while at the Royal Regalia, they were shown around the historical building holding many regalia inherited from generations. - Borneo Bulletin (26th Mar 2008)