Yesterday morning, His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam attended the Opening Ceremony of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, held at the China National Convention Center in Beijing.

Accompanying His Majesty to the Opening Ceremony was His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Mateen.

Upon arrival at the Convention Center, His Majesty, together with His Excellency Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China and other Heads of State and Government, proceeded to the Plenary Hall for the Opening Ceremony.

The opening ceremony began with a Keynote Speech by His Excellency President Xi Jinping.

It continued with speeches by Heads of State and Government.

The ceremony concluded with a speech from the United Nations Secretary-General.

Source: Radio Television Brunei