The 13th National Youth Day celebration will be held tomorrow at the International Convention Centre in Berakas. This year's concept focuses on leadership and entrepreneurship with the theme 'Belia Pemacu Brunei Maju' or Youths, Drivers of A Progressive Nation. To ensure the smooth running of the event a full rehearsal was held yesterday morning.
Present to watch the rehearsal were Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Lela Cheteria Sahibun Najabah Pengiran Anak Haji Abdul Aziz bin Pengiran Jaya Negara Pengiran Haji Abu Bakar, Yang Di-Pertua of Adat Istiadat Negara; and Yang Berhormat (Retired) Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports. The culmination of the celebration was the presentation of the National Youth Day Award 2018 for four categories namely Excellent Youth, Youth in Service, Young Leader and Excellent Youth Project. According to Dayang Hajah Noor Maslina binti Haji Sulaiman, Chief Officer of Youth and Sports, as the Co-Secretary of the National Youth Day Celebration 2018 Working Committee Secretariat, this year's theme focuses on two vital matters towards Wawasan Brunei 20-35.
A Two-day Pleno session will also be held starting on 1st of August. The session is hoped to become a platform for entrepreneurs and agencies to discuss issues related to local and global entrepreneurship. The celebration will be further enlivened with mass gathering participated by youth entrepreneurs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei