11th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting

The Partnership between Asia and Europe plays a vital role in maintaining the good relations between the people, parliament and government of the two regions towards achieving mutual peace, stability, prosperity as well as sustainable development. This was stressed upon during the 11th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership held virtually. The meeting was joined by 32 parliaments including Brunei Darussalam and the ASEAN member countries. The meeting was jointly organised by The National Assembly and The Senate of the Kingdom of Cambodia.

Representing the Legislative Council were Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Putera Maharaja Dato Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Ghani bin Pehin Datu Pekerma Dewa Dato Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Rahim, member of the Legislative Council as the head of delegation; Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Orang Kaya Pekerma Jaya Dato Paduka Awang Haji Judin bin Haji Asar, Secretary to the Cabinet Ministers' Council and Clerk to the Legislative Council and Yang Berhormat Pengiran Haji Ali bin Pengiran Maon, member of the Legislative Council.

Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Putera Maharaja Dato Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Ghani shared the importance of ensuring a sustainable economy for future generations in realising Brunei Darussalam's aspiration as a developed country by using knowledge and technology as a basis of development.

Meanwhile, Yang Berhormat Pengiran Haji Ali bin Pengiran Maon in his statement explained that digitalisation and the directive plan will expedite the existing works for future preparation.

Source: Radio Television Brunei