HIS Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade has sent a congratulatory message to John Baird, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Canada in conjunction with Canada Day.
“I have great pleasure in sending my warmest congratulations to you and to the government and people of Canada on Canada Day.
“We are delighted to welcome you to Brunei Darussalam for our Asean Meetings and I much appreciate your government’s continued support for our chairmanship.
“Your visit also gives us an opportunity to highlight not only our close cooperation but also the valuable contribution of Canadians and Canadian companies in Brunei. I look forward to continue working closely with you to strengthen these important ties in the months ahead.
“With my kindest regards and best wishes for a happy celebration.”
- Borneo Bulletin
(2 July 2013)