Agriculture, Main Agenda of Knowledge Convention

The Knowledge Convention which will be held in conjunction with His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 72nd birthday celebration, will highlight the economic sector by focusing on the field of agriculture as the main agenda. To ensure the smooth running of the event, the Knowledge Convention 2018 Steering Committee held its 2nd meeting. It was aimed at monitoring the progress of the preparations and the latest report to ensure the implementation of the Knowledge Convention 2018 will be conducted in a proper manner.

Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, Minister of Primary resources and Tourism as the Convention's Co-Chairman chaired the meeting. Among those present were the Co-Chairmen of the Knowledge Convention 2018 Steering Committee, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd. Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doktor Awang Haji Mat Suny bin Haji Md. Hussein, Minister of Energy (Energy and Manpower) and Industry; as well as Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Doctor Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned, the State Mufti as the Advisor of the Convention's Steering Committee. The meeting also heard a briefing of reports from the Co-Chairmen for the Knowledge Convention 2018 Working Committees, in relation to the preparations actively being carried out as well as activities planned to enliven the Knowledge Convention.

Source: Radio Television Brunei

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