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Ministry of Finance Donates to Orphans

In conjunction with Nuzul Al-Quran, the annual donation handing over ceremony for orphans of deceased employees of the Ministry of Finance (MoF) was held at the Theatre Hall in the Ministry of Finance building.


The event commenced with the recitation of prayers, followed by opening remarks by Pengiran Haji Sulaiman bin Pengiran Laila Wijaya Pengiran Haji Yussof, Acting Director of Supply and State Stores Department. A religious lecture was delivered by Ustaz Haji Mail bin Haji Besar, who talked briefly about the revelation of the Holy Quran and Lailatul Qadar.

Twenty-four orphans were handed over donations by Dato Paduka Haji Hisham bin Haji Mohammad Hanifah, Permanent Secretary at the MoF as the representative of the Minister of Finance II at the Prime Minister’s Office, Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Setia Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Ibrahim. The ceremony is an annual religious event conducted by the Department of Supply and State Stores, Ministry of Finance, to strengthen relations among officers and staff as well as demonstrate concern for the children of the deceased employees.

[Courtesy: Borneo Bulletin, Thursday 9 July 2015]