His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince also visited the AMBD Islamic Finance Exhibition at the Indera Samudera Grand Hall. The exhibition was participated by representatives from several financial institutions and BIIS 2017 programme partners, which among others showcased Islamic Finance products and services.
At the exhibition, His Royal Highness consented to officiate the Brunei Darussalam Islamic Finance Website and Smartphone Application.
The website and application serve as a one-stop centre for the public to get the latest Islamic Finance News and Information in Brunei Darussalam including events, courses, regulations, research papers and market data. His Royal Highness then launched the Financial Intelligence Unit Annual Report 2016.
The inaugural report serves to promote awareness and understanding of the Financial Intelligence Unit, FIU's functions and obligations within Brunei Darussalam's anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism. The report, which was launched to commemorate FIU's 10th anniversary, also includes highlights of the FIU's progress and achievements. The report is available through the AMBD website or AMBD application, which can be downloaded free of charge on both the 'app store' and google playstore.
Source: Radio Television Brunei