The Brunei Association of Surveyors, Engineers and Architects, PUJA, has always placed great importance on fostering professions in the construction industry. In this regard, PUJA strives in establishing and strengthening affiliations, internationally and nationally, with other institutions, associations and organisations in the industry. Yesterday morning, PUJA signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with Institution of Civil Engineers, ICE of United Kingdom. The signing ceremony was held in conjunction with the ICE's Training Scheme Renewal Certificate Presentation Ceremony with the Ministry of Development.
Present to witness the certificate presentation was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia INSINYUR Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, the Minister of Development. Mr Patrick Courtney, International Membership Recruitment Manager of ICE, presented the certificate to Insinyur Awang Haji Amer Hishamuddin bin Pehin Orang Kaya Amar Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Haji Zakaria, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Development. Meanwhile, on behalf of PUJA, memorandum of cooperation was signed by Yang Berhormat Architect Dayang Siti Rozaimeriyanti binti Dato Seri Laila Jasa Awang Haji Abdul Rahman, Member of the Legislative Council as the President of PUJA and Insinyur Awang Haji Mohd Zin Haji Mohd Salleh, Vice President of PUJA. While, ICE was represented by Mr. Patrick Courtney and Theban Arumugam, ICE's SEA Business Development Manager. The signing ceremony was also witnessed by the Minister of Development. Also present were Dato Seri Paduka Architect Awang Haji Marzuke bin Haji Mohsin, Deputy Minister of Development, Permanent Secretaries, Deputy Permanent Secretary and Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Development.
Source: Radio Television Brunei