The Brunei Malay Chamber of Commerce and Industry, DPPMB must heed the call towards the achievement of Wawasan Brunei 2035, which is aimed at transforming the country into a regional trading and financial hub within the next two decades. In this regard, the President of DPPMB emphasised that the chamber must take an active role in providing a platform for opening trade and investment opportunities for the members as well as helping to explore alternative funding sources for fledging small businesses. Doctor Haji Kamaruddin bin Dato Seri Paduka Haji Talib, President of DPPMB made the remarks at the 4th DPPMB Power Lunch, held at the Empire Hotel and Country Club in Jerudong yesterday morning.

Her Excellency Madam Yang Jian, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to Brunei Darussalam in her keynote address spoke on the phenomenal economic rise of China, the prioritized industry and the development of trade and investment activities in China and Brunei Darussalam as well as how it benefits the Brunei business community. The Power Lunch is also a platform to share information with diplomatic missions in the country that is more experienced in trade and investment.

Source: Radio Television Brunei