Call for Islamic ethics, cultural values in human resources

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, the Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), has urged for Islamic ethics and local cultural values to be prioritised in the provision of human resources.

In a titah delivered during the 8th UTB Convocation Ceremony at the Plenary Hall of the International Convention Centre in Berakas, His Majesty said, “With regard to UTB’s efforts to provide human resources, I wish to remind that Islamic ethics which conform to local traditions should always be prioritised. It is important that our national identity not be compromised by foreign influences.”

More details on Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin