To enliven and glorify the new Hijrah year, the Ministry of Finance and Economy yesterday a held a gathering to celebrate the new year of 1440 Hijrah. The function took place at the Ministry's building at Commonwealth Drive, Jalan Kebangsaan.
The event was attended by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doktor Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah, the 2nd Minister of Finance and Economy. Also present were Dato Seri Paduka Awang Ahmaddin bin Haji Abd Rahman and Doctor Awang Abdul Manaf bin Haji Metussin, the Deputy Ministers of Finance. A special talk titled 'Ilmu dan Amal Nadi Wawasan Negara' was delivered by Rahman bin Haji Ajak, a Da'ie from the Brunei Islamic Religious Council. An annual event of the Ministry, yesterday's function was organised by the Royal Customs and Excise Department.
Source: Radio Television Brunei