Prince Mohamed grants audience to newly appointed foreign envoys
Dean Kassim

His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, yesterday received in audience three newly appointed foreign envoys - High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Major General (Rtd) Muhammad Ijaz Hussain Awan; High Commissioner of Canada Marcel Goumond; and High Commissioner of the Republic of Singapore Jaya Ratnam - at Balai Penghadapan, Bukit Kayangan.

The newly-appointed envoys presented their credentials to His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam on June 25, 2012.

His Royal Highness later received a farewell call from Dr Bernd Max Morast, the outgoing ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Dr Morast has been the German Ambassador to Brunei Darussalam since October 2011. - Borneo Bulletin (9 August 2012)