Education system must be constantly updated, says Sultan

The challenges of globalisation require the education system to be constantly updated, while the role of teachers should be constantly improved to meet current needs, said His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in a titah on Monday. His Majesty delivered the titah during the 29th Teacher’s Day celebration at the International Convention Centre in Berakas, with the theme ‘Quality Education as the Core of Students’ Excellence’. Also in attendance were His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office; His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik; His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah and His Royal Highness Prince Haji Sufri Bolkiah. More details in Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin.