8 births were recorded on the 15th of July 2019, 6 in the Brunei Muara District and 2 in the Belait District. In the Brunei Muara District, the babies were celebrated yesterday morning at the Kesyukuran and Gift Presentation Ceremony at the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital.
The gifts from the National Committee of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 73rd birthday celebration were presented by Datin Paduka Hajah Jahrah binti Haji Mohamad, wife of the Minister of Home Affairs. The babies each received the 'Simanja' Savings Account worth one hundred dollars at Perbadanan Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei TAIB, a 50-dollar voucher, certificate and memory portrait.
Meanwhile, Pengiran Datin Norzana binti Pengiran Haji Rosli, wife of the Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy as Deputy Chairperson of the Perbadanan TAIB Board of Directors also presented the 100-dollar 'Simanja' Savings account and baby essentials.
In the Belait District, a similar ceremony was held for two babies at the Suri Seri Begawan Hospital. The gifts were presented by Dayang Siti Raudah Hazimah binti Haji Abdul Wahab, wife of the Permanent Secretary for Municipality and District at the Ministry of Home Affairs. Whereas Dayang Hajah Raisah binti Pengarah Haji Buntar, Senior Manager for Support Services Department at Perbadanan TAIB presented the gifts from Perbadanan TAIB. No births were recorded in Tutong District and Temburong District.
Source: Radio Television Brunei