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28 апреля / 2018

World Cup Weekend to be held in Brunei

On 27 April 2018 Ambassador of Russia to Brunei Darussalam Mr.Vladlen Semivolos took part in the press conference dedicated to the World Cup Weekend which will be held in Brunei on 12-13 May 2018.

This event will be arranged in conjunction with the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The Embassy organizes it together with the Bruneian partners – “Game On Business Management and Services”, “Royal Brunei Recreation Club” and “The Collective Art Events”.

The programme of the World Cup Weekend includes cyber sport tournament “PS4 FIFA World Cup 2018”, photo exhibition “Russia – The Host Country of the 2018 FIFA World Cup” and other events.

During the press conference Mr.Semivolos told the journalists about Russia’s preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2018. He said that the Embassy will present memorable gifts to the winners of the e-tournament in Brunei: Telstar 18 Official Match Ball of FIFA World Cup 2018 for the 1st place, Polo Shirt - for the 2nd place and Mascot - for the 3rd place. The winners will also receive traditional Russian Matryoshka dolls. Ambassador underlined that the World Cup Weekend will provide a unique opportunity for the Bruneian football fans to learn more about the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia and will make an important contribution to the strengthening of mutual understanding and friendship between the peoples of Russia and Brunei Darussalam.