Sultan hosts private dinner

His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam hosted a private dinner at Istana Darul Taqwa, Jerudong to welcome Minister Mentor of the Republic of Singapore, Dato Laila Utama Lee Kuan Yew, who is in the Sultanate for the Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien 'Memorial Lecture' organised by Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah and Universiti Brunei Darussalam in conjunction with the Silver Jubilee National Day celebrations.

Also present at the private dinner were HRH Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, and HRH Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade. - Borneo Bulletin (26th Feb 2009)