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 attended a get-together ceremony with Brunei Darussalam's Contingent. The ceremony was held at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Hotel in Manila, 30th November afternoon.
The arrival of His Majesty was greeted by Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports; and Awang Haji Mohd Zamri bin Dato Paduka Haji Hamdani, Chef de Mission of Brunei Darussalam's contingent.
Accompanying His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam to the ceremony were His Majesty's son, brothers and daughters, His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Mateen; His Royal Highness Prince Haji Sufri Bolkiah as the President of Brunei Darussalam National Olympic Council; His Royal Highness Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah; Her Royal Highness Princess 'Azemah Ni'matul Bolkiah; and Her Royal Highness Princess Fadzilah Lubabul Bolkiah.
The Brunei Darussalam contingent comprises 161 member including 87 athletes. At this year's SEA Games, the country's contingent is taking part in 14 sporting events namely Polo; Netball; Football; Pencak Silat; Karatedo; Taekwando; Fencing; Aquatics; Lawn bowl; Billiards; Golf; Tenpin Bowling; Wushu and Athletics.
Source: Radio Television Brunei