21 April 2016
Sultan of Brunei to take part in the ASEAN – Russia Summit
His Majesty Sultan of Brunei Darussalam Hassanal Bolkiah intends to take part in the ASEAN — Russia Commemorative Summit, which will take place on 19-20 May 2016 in Sochi, Russian Ambassador to Brunei Vladlen Semivolos said in an interview to a Brunei newspaper. The ambassador also said that the Sultan of Brunei will visit Russia at Russian President Vladimir Putin's personal invitation.
Vladlen Semivolos noted that a bilateral meeting of the heads of state will take place on the sidelines of the Summit.