His Majesty opens 15th session of Legislative Council

THE opening ceremony of the first meeting of the 15th Legislative Council (LegCo) session yesterday was marked with pomp and pageantry leading the way for extensive parliamentary discussions among council members for the next two weeks or so. 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 opened this year’s session that will deliberate and approve among others core matters such as the annual Supply Bill 2019/2020 for every government ministry and department and discuss issues paramount to the country’s economic progress and the well-being of the people. The Supply Bill comes into effect on April 1. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin