His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Malik Ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, Chairman of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Board of Governance late yesterday afternoon graced the Doa Kesyukuran Ceremony in conjunction with His Royal Highness' 36th Birthday celebration. The ceremony which was organised by the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah took place at the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex.
Upon arrival, His Royal Highness was welcomed by Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yusof, the Second Minister of Defence as the Chairman of Yayasan Board of Directors; Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Mohamad Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Deputy Chairman of Yayasan Board of Directors and Doctor Nor Imtihan binti Haji Abdul Razak, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Development as the Acting Managing Director of Yayasan.
The ceremony commenced with a mass Fardhu Maghrib prayer, followed by the reading of Surah Yassin, Tahlil and Doa Kesyukuran as well as a mass isyak prayer led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Salim bin Haji Besar.
His Royal Highness also cut a birthday cake and received a pasambah from Yayasan in a form of yang Islamic calligraphy works by the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Islamic Calligraphy and Arts Studies Centre.
His Royal Highness was born on 19 Ramadhan 1403 Hijrah corresponding to the 30th of June 1983. His Royal Highness was appointed as the Chairman of the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Board of Governance on 18 Jamadilakhir 1434 Hijrah corresponding to the 1st of March 2013. In his position as the Chairman of Yayasan, His Royal Highness is very concerned on the development and management of Yayasan. His Royal Highness frequently made visits and be involved in any projects as well as activities conducted and organised by Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah.
Source: Radio Television Brunei