ISEAS launched His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah's latest book "Association: A Part of the World No Longer Apart" on Monday, 28 October 2013 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore.
His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, the long-serving Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Brunei Darussalam and Perdana Wazir, has been a member of the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting for nearly thirty years. “Association” tells the story of this integral part of Southeast Asian regional development. Like his previous books, it is a very personal account of his own experiences as a passionate citizen of Brunei Darussalam and a committed Southeast Asian.
Mr S R Nathan, 6th President of Singapore and Distinguished Senior Fellow, ISEAS officiated the ceremony.
Mr K Shanmugam, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Law also graced the occasion.
The event was attended by over 100 people which included Bruneian dignitaries and former Singapore leaders Mr Wong Kan Seng and Professor S Jayakumar.