8 participants including four men will compete in the final of the Syair Declamation Competition. The contest held in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee of His Majesty Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's Accession to the Throne is organised by Radio Television Brunei. The competition invites the young generation to appreciate, preserve and protect the pure identity, arts and culture of the ethnic Brunei Malay community which is based on the Malay Islamic Monarchy or MIB concept. The event also aims to highlight among the community, the role of syair or classical Malay poetry in national development especially in moudling the character of the people with good morals and values. The final will be held on the 17th of September at the Dewan Raya of RTB starting at 8 in the evening. It will be broadcast on RTB Aneka Channel as well as the National and Harmoni FM Radio Brunei Networks.
Final of Syair Declamation Competition in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's Accession to the Throne.
Date: 17th September 2017
Time: 8 Malam
Venue: Dewan Raya RTB
News courtesy of Radio Television Brunei