Audience to outgoing envoy
By Azrol Azmi

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, yesterday afternoon consented to receive in audience, Mr Leopold Battel, the outgoing High Commissioner of Canada to Brunei Darussalam. Mr Battel has been High Commissioner of Canada to Brunei Darussalam since November 2006. Also present during the audience ceremony was Pengiran Dato Paduka Haji Abu Bakar, Permanent Secretary at the Prime Minister's Office. The audience ceremony took place at the Istana Nurul Iman. - Borneo Bulletin (24th June 2008)