Citizens and Residents in the Belait District continue to enjoy progress and rapid changes under the reign of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. As in the three other districts, the national housing projects in Belait also run smoothly. The upgrading works in rural areas, maintenance of water supply system as well as road upgrade works in the rural areas continue to be given priority. Awang Haji Mohammad Zamree bin Haji Junaidi, the Acting Belait District officer, representing the citizens and residents in the Belait District expressed their gratitude and appreciation to His Majesty on the progress experienced by the district.
Awang Haji Mohammad Zamree added, under His Majesty's reign, the country has experienced stability and peace as enjoyed by the citizens up to this day. This was supported by a good educational system which has produced many great leaders. The growth in the economy particularly in oil and gas sector as well as other sectors has also contributed to economic stability.
The provision of various facilities and sustainable infrastructures is positive evidence of the monarch's care to public welfare and catalyst to the economic growth. The tourism destination package to the Belait district and steps in establishing a Tourist Information Center at OGDC, not only targets the local and foreign tourists but also aims to become a hotspot in introducing the Belait district as part of efforts in diversifying the domestic economy and increasing business opportunities to the district.
Source: Radio Television Brunei