His Majesty sends congratulatory messages to Myanmar

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 congratulatory messages to President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar U Win Myint and State Counsellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Daw Aung San Suu Kyi as well as the Government and people of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar on the occasion of the 71st Independence Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

In the message to the President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, His Majesty stated that Brunei Darussalam and the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and its people have enjoyed close friendship since the establishment of diplomatic relations 25 years ago. Through these much-valued relations, both countries have benefitted many areas of cooperation and His Majesty looked forward to strengthening these important ties in the years ahead.

In a similar message to the State Counsellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, His Majesty greatly appreciated the long-standing friendship and close cooperation between the countries and its people and looked forward to renewed opportunities in further strengthening the existing ties bilaterally and regionally.

In ending the messages, His Majesty extended his kind regards to the President and the State Counsellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar as well as for its people on this happy occasion.