The Hijrah New Year celebration was also held by the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism as well as the departments under it. The ceremony took place at the Dewan Setia Pahlawan of the Ministry.

Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, the Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism. The ceremony was filled with a special talk entitled 'REZEKI HALAL MENGUNDANG RAHMAT NEGARA BERKAT'. Dr Haji Noralizam bin Haji Aliakbar, Director of tje Core Knowledge Centre, Seri Begawan Religious Religious Teachers University College in a talk touched on the greatness of people who strive to carry out the responsibility in looking for halal sustenance will be awarded with blessings to oneself, family, religion and the nation. Also present were Pengiran Haji Kamarulzaman bin Pengiran Hj Mohd Ishak, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry as well as Awg Wardi bin Haji Mohd Ali and Abdul Halidi bin Mohd Salleh, Deputy Permanent Secretaries at the Ministry.

Source: Radio Television Brunei