The First Meeting of the 19th Session of the Legislative Council entered its second day, 4th March, with the approval of the motion of vote of thanks for the presence and titah of 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 at the Opening Ceremony last Thursday. Before approving the motion, Members of the Legislative Council first deliberated and highly upheld the Monarch's titah.
Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Lela Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Dato Setia Haji Mohamed Taib, Speaker of the Legislative Council in his speech said that His Majesty's titah reflects the Monarch's wisdom, far-sightedness and attentiveness towards the welfare and well-being of the country's citizens and residents. Yang Berhormat Pehin said His Majesty's titah also highlighted on the various programmes and initiatives that are actively being carried out by the government in addressing current issues.
The Speaker of the Legislative Council said all parties in the country especially members of the Legislative Council is hoped to work together during the session, contributing ideas and discussing strategic matters that are of interest to the people and country. The Speaker of the Legislative Council also underscored the importance of the involvement of all parties including the government and private sectors, grassroots leadership and individuals in the country through 'Whole of Government' and 'Whole of Nation' approaches towards accomplishing Wawasan Brunei 2035.
Source: Radio Television Brunei