| Syafiq Affendy |
THE Embassy of the United States of America on Wednesday celebrated the 238th American Independence Day and 30th anniversary of US-Brunei diplomatic relations at the Royal Berkshire, Royal Brunei Polo and Riding Club in Jerudong.
Present at the event was the Minister of Development, Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suyoi bin Haji Osman and his spouse, who were welcomed by the US Ambassador to Brunei, Daniel Shields.
The highlight of the event was a special video presentation depicting the 30 years of close relationships between the two nations, as well as a performance by the USN 7th Armada’s ‘The Orient Express’ and Brunei’s own Maria Grace Koh.
Also present at the event were officers from the Brunei government, diplomatic representatives, trade executives and the media.