Diplomatic relations between Brunei Darussalam and the Republic of France have developed over the years and continue to grow from strength to strength. This was among the matters touched upon by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of France to Brunei Darussalam in his speech during the reception of French National Day Celebration, last night.
Representing His Majesty's Government at the reception was Yang Berhormat Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohammad Yusof, Minister of Communications.
His Excellency Christian Ramage in his speech also expressed his gratitude towards His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and the Government of Brunei Darussalam. On the occasion of the French National Day, the French Embassy also paid tribute to the millions of soldiers who fallen during the war.
Source: Radio Television Brunei