‘Blockchain Industry’ Dialogue

The Dynamik Technologies Sendirian Berhad in collaboration with ConsenSys, yesterday afternoon organised the first ‘Blockchain Industry’ dialogue in the country. Held at the International Convention Centre, Berakas, the dialogue was part of the Brunei Mid-Year Conference and Exhibition (MYCE) 2021 Digital Tech Week.   Present were Engineer Awang Haji Mohammad Nazri bin Haji Mohammad Yusof, … Read more

The planting of two thousand trees campaign for the Ministry of Finance and Economy as well as its departments began yesterday. The campaign is held to support the green protocol guidelines that outlined measures that need to be implemented in order to reduce the carbon footprint. The event took place yesterday afternoon at the Berakas Forest Reserve Recreational Park, Jalan Lebuhraya Muara- Tutong. The campaign was participated by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister of Finance and Economy. The Green Protocol outlines the measures that need to be implemented to reduce the carbon footprint in public service premises with the efficient use of technology as well as the adoption of cost-saving measures in seven key elements namely, Energy usage; Water usage; Use of Paper; Use of Plastics; Waste Disposal Management, Official Event Management; and Tree Planting. Aside from that it is also aimed to raise awareness among the public servants in the government sectors. Also present were Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Mohd Ahmaddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman, Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy, Fiscal and Dato Seri Paduka Dr Haji Abdul Manaf bin Haji Metussin, Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy, Economy. Source: Radio Television Brunei

The planting of two thousand trees campaign for the Ministry of Finance and Economy as well as its departments began yesterday.  The campaign is held to support the green protocol guidelines that outlined measures that need to be implemented in order to reduce the carbon footprint. The event took place yesterday afternoon at the Berakas … Read more

Business Tithe Presentation

The total collection for the Tithe Money Group that has been received by the Brunei Islamic Religious Council, MUIB including the business tithe money collection from January 2020 until yesterday is $25,339,904.50, while the total distribution from the tithe money group for asnafs who are entitled to receive the tithe money assistance in the country … Read more

Senior Economic Officials’ Meeting – Dialogue Partners’ Consultations

The SEOM – Dialogue Partners’ Consultations, SEOM – DP Consultations were officially held on 14th to 15th of June via video conferencing. The SEOM – DP Consultations were chaired by Dr. Hajah May Fa’ezah binti Haji Ahmad Ariffin, Permanent Secretary for Economy at the Ministry of Finance and Economy. Attending the series of Meetings virtually … Read more

The Sinaut Agricultural Training Centre will begin in January 2022

​The Sinaut Agricultural Training Centre will begin its operation as UNISSA Campus in January 2022 by offering a number of Undergraduate and Graduate Programmes under the Agriculture Faculty and the Halalan Thayyiban Research Centre. According to Associate Professor Doctor Hajah Rose binti Abdullah, Dean of Agriculture Faculty, the development of UNISSA’s new faculties and programmes … Read more

Handover of the Use of Sinaut Agriculture Training Centre

  The Sinaut Agriculture Training Centre has now become Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University, UNISSA’s learning campus and research laboratory. Exploring new horizons, UNISSA also introduced the establishment of the Faculty of Agriculture as the agriculture sector is the main sector in the country’s economic development and its relation to human life. The Handover of the … Read more

Brunei Darussalam Conference on Forest

The second day of the Brunei Darussalam Conference On Forest: “Forests And Biodiversity: Unveiling Its Economic Potential” continued yesterday morning at the International Convention Centre in Berakas. The Conference is in conjunction with the Brunei Mid-Year Conference and Exhibition 2021 or MYCE.   Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, … Read more

Strategies for Temburong District’s Development

The Ministry of Development has drafted several strategies for the development of Temburong District to meet the needs of the residents which are expected to increase with the opening of the Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Bridge. This includes infrastructure upgrades on Bangar Town and a more organised environmental management. The Minister of Development said … Read more

Projects through the Public-Private Partnership

Several projects have been planned to be implemented to further develop the agriculture and tourism sectors, specifically in the Temburong District. The implementation of these projects is hoped to further enhance the district’s economy and eco-tourism. The Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism said that for the agriculture sector, the ministry has offered a 144-hectare … Read more

Europe is optimistic about the possibility of G7 reaching a corporate tax agreement

Finance ministers of France, Germany, Italy and Spain said on June 4 that the world’s leading industrialized countries (G7) could reach an agreement on a minimum corporate tax before the event. out the summit of this group. According to The Guardian, ministers Bruno Le Maire of France, Olaf Scholz of Germany, Daniele Franco of Italy … Read more

India expands quantitative easing program, lowers growth forecast

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI, central bank) has scaled up its quantitative easing (QE) program and lowered its economic growth forecast as the world’s most severe wave of COVID-19 infections unfolds. out in this country. Quantitative easing is a monetary policy in which the central bank buys bonds or securities in the market to increase the money … Read more