HM attends AELM welcoming dinnercc
Hakim Hayat in Beijing, China

HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam last night joined other leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) at a dinner hosted by Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife, Peng Liyuan.

The event took place at the Water Cube (National Aquatics Center) in Beijing to welcome the leaders who are attending the two-day APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting (AELM) 2014, which culminates today with retreat sessions.

The monarch was welcomed upon arrival at the venue by the Chinese President and his wife.

His Majesty and other leaders later proceeded to the North-South lobby to sign the “APEC Boat” to commemorate the AELM 2014. - Borneo Bulletin (11 November 2014)