Crown Prince grants audience to foreign envoys

His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, yesterday morning consented to receive in separate audiences two new High Commissioners to Brunei Darussalam, a press release stated.

HRH the Crown Prince first received in audience Major General (Retired) Muhammad Ijaz Hussain Awan, the High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Brunei Darussalam.

HRH the Crown Prince then granted an audience to Mr Marcel Gaumond, High Commissioner of Canada to Brunei Darussalam.

Both High Commissioners presented their respective Letters of Credence to His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam on June 25.

The audience ceremonies took place at Qashr Al-Meezaan. - Borneo Bulletin (27 July 2012)