Brunei Darussalam celebrates the 28th Teacher's Day with focus on efforts towards updating the criteria and process for the recruitment of teachers through the Master of Teaching at the Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Education, University Brunei Darussalam.

In the titah in conjunction with the Teacher's Day celebration, 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 emphasises the importance of the updating to ensure the country's teachers are truly qualified. The country, adds His Majesty, absolutely needs highly trained teachers who are hoped to develop good character. Touching on the rapid progress of the digital industry which brings tremendous change to every aspect of life, especially work, industrial structure, social interaction and system of governance, the Monarch stresses that the country should come to the fore so as not to be left behind.

Source: Radio Television Brunei