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Ministry of Finance holds Nuzul Al-Quran

The Ministry of Finance and departments under it yesterday held a Nuzul Al-Quran celebration ceremony at the Theatre Hall, Ministry of Finance building, Commonwealth Drive, Jalan Kebangsaan.

Present as the guest of honour was Dato Paduika Awang Haji Bahrin bin Abdullah, Deputy Minister of Finance.

 Also present were permanent secretaries, the deputy permanent secretary, heads of department and divisions, officers and staff of the ministry and departments under it.

The event began with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah, followed by welcoming remarks from the event chairperson, Awang Junaidi bin Masri, Acting Managing Director of Brunei Investment Agency (BIA).

The ceremony was then enlivened with a special talk, delivered by speaker Ustaz Dr Haji Ismuhadi bin Abdullah, from the Islamic Dakwah Centre, ministry of Religious Affairs.

The highlight of the event was the presentation of donations to 23 orphans of female staff working in the Ministry of Finance and departments under it.

This year's Ministry of Finance and departments under it Nuzul Al-Quran celebration was organised by the Brunei investment Agency.


Courtesy: Borneo Bulletin, 27 July 2014