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MoF’s Israk Miraj celebration

THE Ministry of Finance (MoF) and departments under it held an Israk Mikraj celebration (coordinated by the Royal Customs and Excise Department) yesterday at the ministry’s Theatre Hall.

The event’s guest of honour was Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Setia Dato Seri Setia Awg Hj Abdul Rahman bin Hj Ibrahim, the Acting Minister of Finance.


Also present were the permanent secretaries, deputy permanent secretaries, heads of departments, division heads, officers and staff at the MoF.

The celebration commenced with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah, followed by welcoming remarks from Awg Ahmaddin bin Hj Abdul Rahman, Royal Customs and Excise Controller and the event’s chairman.

The afternoon continued with a special lecture by Ustaz Awg Hj Jufri bin Hj Hidup from the Department of Mosque Affairs, Ministry of Religious Affairs.

Yesterday’s event was one of the MoF’s annual activities aimed at commemorating and enlivening the occasion of Israk Mikraj as well as at strengthening relations between all those involved.

Courtesy: Borneo Bulletin