Today report about the Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah. Brunei is a small but very rich country, impresses with its beauty and kindness of people. The population does not pay taxes, free health care and education. Such a country rarely meet in our time!
The country is governed by the Sultan, religion-Islam. Brunei has maintained warm relations with the Russian Federation for 26 years. King (Sultan) Hassanal Bolkiah has ruled his country for 50 years. The population of Brunei by the number is slightly less than half of Odessa (400 thousand people).
Photo. King Hassanal Bolkiah visits Russia. My pilot friend took a picture
The Capital Of Brunei-Bandar Seri Begawan. This country is part of the" Commonwealth of Nations", which is led by Elizabeth II. The official language of the country is Malay. Brunei translated from Malay-the abode of peace. Since 1984, the country has become sovereign. Used to belong to Britain. Only in the 20th century found oil on the territory of Brunei. So the whole economy revolves around it.
There is an interesting country and interesting encounters in our lives. Brunei Darussalam is located on the island of Kalimantan. Residents of Brunei is called Kalimantan, Borneo. Equatorial climate makes this country very green, the average annual temperature is 25 degrees.
Reception in the Palace of the Sultan for the population-it is always a holiday. The country is small and the Palace is big. Half of Brunei's population lives in the country's capital, Bandar Seri Begawan. Good-natured people are the key quality of the country. The entire population is very fond of the Sultan and respectful. In Brunei, no one is in a hurry. It's amazing. Sultan very warmly communicates with their subjects. All friendly and say Hello, he saw on the streets of their king. It is always open for communication. He cares about people and his country. For the Sultan, his country is a big family.
There is an amazing fact in this country - you can not wear clothes yellow (gold) color. Keep in mind when you visit this country. It is necessary to treat with honor other people's traditions. Yellow is only the color of the Sultan.
Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah is a great pilot, a lover of military equipment, a shooter, a collector, a professional Polo player. His Boeing -747 periodically manages itself. Regularly himself at the helm of the helicopter.
Preparation for admission to the Palace of the Sultan. There are 1788 rooms in the Sultan's Palace.
Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah welcomes guests.
We also managed to meet with the Sultan.
The photo to the left son of the Sultan Prince Abdul Malik with his wife Dayangku of Rabiatul Adawiya Pengiran Haji Bolkiah (Here is a long view of the wife of the Prince). The wedding, which took place on April 5, concluded its celebration in two weeks. Guests were 5,000 people. The Prince's fortune is estimated at $ 37.9 billion.
One of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah's planes.
Segodnya we met the amazing country of Brunei Darussalam. A bit learned about the king of the country - Hassanal Bolkiah. I hope You found it interesting and informative. Studying in this country was very comfortable!