His Majesty congratulates Japan PM on poll victory

HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has consented to send a congratulatory message to Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, on the occasion of the victory of the Liberal Democratic Party in Japanís recent general elections.

His Majesty stated that the victory was a testimony to the support and confidence of the people of Japan in the leadership of the Japanese Prime Minister.

His Majesty also stated that relations between the two countries had always been close and had progressed significantly in various fields.

His Majesty looked forward to continuing work with the Japanese Prime Minister in further developing the much-valued excellent ties.

In ending the message, His Majesty conveyed his best wishes to the Japanese Prime Minister. - Borneo Bulletin (16 December 2014)