Regional women conference 2016 will be held on the 15th of this month highlighting the concept of empowering knowledgeable and commendable women that can trigger a positive change for the country’s development.

The conference with the theme, “Personality of Exemplary Muslimah; Axis of the Excellent Ummah” or “Keperibadian Muslimah Misali Paksi Kecemerlangan Ummah” will set forth the roles and characters of Muslim leaders in the era of the Prophet Muhammad SAW and also the present regional countries. The one-day conference will take place at the International Convention Centre in Berakas. In the morning saw a media conference regarding on the conference.

In the media conference, Pengiran Hajah Zubaidah binti Pengiran Haji Kamaluddin, the President of Women Graduates Association of Brunei Darussalam, PSW said that the conference will be held for the first time organized by PSW and several invited lecturers from the country and abroad will deliver their respective working papers.

Registration for the conference is open for the public including from the public and private sectors, associations, individuals and students in the country and abroad.

Registration fee for the public and private sector is $30 per person, $20 for associations, NGO and individuals and for individual and local student is $5 per person. Meanwhile, for foreign entries the registration fee is 50 US dollars while for foreign student is for 30 US dollars. For further details on the Regional Women Conference 2016 can contact at 8866540 and 8772502, or through e-mail OR

Source: Radio Television Brunei