Happy Birthday to Prince ‘Abdul Mateen of Brunei, who turns 28 today! The tenth child and fourth son of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei by his second wife, Puan Mariam binti Abdul Aziz, he was born in Bandar Seri Begawan, and educated at St. Andrew’s school, the Paduka Seri Begawan Sultan Science College, and Jerudong International School in Brunei, before going to the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. In 2014, Prince Mateen received a Bachelor of Arts in International Politics from King’s College London and got a Master of Arts in International Studies and Diplomacy from The School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London in 2016, before being qualified as a helicopter pilot in Defence Helicopter Flying School at RAF Shawbury. Recently, Prince Mateen has also been accompanying the Sultan on Official Tours and Visits. We wish HRH a very Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns!