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 His Excellency Joachim Gauck, President of the Federal Republic of Germany and to Her Excellency Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Government and the people of the Federal Republic of Germany on the occasion of the Day of German Unity.

In the message to His Excellency Joachim Gauck, President of the Federal Republic of Germany, His Majesty expresses happiness with the warm friendship and close cooperation between Brunei Darussalam and the Federal Republic of Germany, and confidence that the ties will continue to be strengthened in the years to come.

Meanwhile, in a similar message to Her Excellency Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, His Majesty states that Brunei Darussalam and The Federal Republic of Germany and their people have enjoyed the benefits of the long-standing and valuable friendship and cooperation, and looks forward to strengthening these important ties in the future. In ending the messages, His Majesty expresses his kindest regards and best wishes for a joyous celebration to His Excellency Joachim Gauck, and Her Excellency Angela Merkel.

Source: Radio Television Brunei