Myanmar embassy holds flag-hoisting ceremony

Syazwani Hj Rosli

The Embassy of Myanmar in Brunei Darussalam yesterday held a flag-hoisting ceremony for commemorating the 72nd Independence Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar at its premises yesterday in Rimba, Gadong. The event saw the Ambassador of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar to Brunei Darussalam U Htin Lynn hoisting the national flag and reading the Independence Day message of the President of the Republic of Myanmar U Win Myint.

He later made a remark in which he admired Myanmar nationals working in Brunei for their competence and commitment for their progression which earns them proper recognition by the authorities and people of Brunei.

At the same time, he also called on Myanmar nationals to continue their fine tradition of respecting the law of the land.

Before concluding, he pledged to continue to further promote understanding and friendship between the peoples of Myanmar and Brunei.

The ambassador also underscored his gratitude to 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, for granting Myanmar nationals the opportunity to work in the friendly, peaceful and prosperous country.

The ceremony ended with a group photo.

Ambassador of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar to Brunei Darussalam U Htin Lynn (R) hoists the national flag. PHOTOS: RAHWANI ZAHARI
The Ambassador of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and Myanmar nationals during the flag-hoisting ceremony
The Ambassador of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and Myanmar nationals take part in the event