The Financial Literacy Quiz for primary schools ended with the final round which was held yesterday morning at the Language and Literature Bureau in Berakas. Organised by the Curriculum Development Department, Ministry of Education, with the support of Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam, BIBD, the quiz was held in conjunction with the Global Money Week.

The Anggerek Desa Primary School team emerged as the champion after beating Sinaut Primary School of Tutong.

The competition among other matters aimed to foster awareness on financial education at early stage and to develop the participants’ competency and knowledge in financial education.

The function coincided with the presentation of Financial Literacy Workshop certificates and prizes to winners of Comic Strip Illustration, which was won by Dayang Siti Nurezzati Nabilah binti Zainuddin. Prizes were presented by Doctor Shamsiah Zuraini Kanchanawati binti Haji Tajuddin, the Permanent Secretary for Core Education at the Ministry of Education.

Source: Radio Television Brunei