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 has consented to send messages of congratulations to President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic Bounnhang Vorachit and Prime Minister of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic Thongloun Sisoulith, the Government as well as the people of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic on the occasion of its 44th National Day.
In his message to the President, His Majesty conveyed his appreciation for the long-standing friendship and goodwill shared between Brunei Darussalam and Laos, and looked forward to working with the President to enhance the much-valued cooperation for the mutual benefit of both countries and peoples.
In a similar message to the Prime Minister, His Majesty expressed his great pleasure in welcoming the Prime Minister earlier this year. His Majesty stated that the Prime Minister’s visit was a good opportunity to reaffirm the existing commitment towards strengthening the much-valued ties of friendship and cooperation between the two countries bilaterally as well as regional partners in ASEAN.
In ending the messages, His Majesty extended his best wishes to the President and the Prime Minister and for their continued good health and happiness and for a happy celebration.