Minister lauds Brunei’s literary achievements

As an independent and sovereign nation founded on the Islamic teachings of Ahli Sunnah Wal Jama’ah, Brunei Darussalam has its own socio-political entity which can be applied to the artistic and cultural fields, including literature. This was said by Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, during the recent Islamic Literature Evening held at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Berakas. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin.