THE 49th Meeting of the Asean Committee on Culture and Information (Asean-COCI) was held on November 26-27 in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Prior to this, a Sub-Committee of Culture and Sub-Committee of Information meeting was held on November 25.
The opening ceremony of the meeting was officially launched by Dr Khieu Kanharith, Minister of Information, Cambodia, and it was chaired by Has Sam Ath, National Chairperson of Asean-COCI Cambodia.
The Brunei delegation was led by Haji Mohd Noor Jusmin bin Haji Abd Samad, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports who is also the National Chairman of Asean-COCI Brunei Darussalam.
He was accompanied by Mawardi bin Haji Mohammad, Acting Director of Information, who is also the Chairman of the Sub-committee of Information; Haji Abdoh bin Haji Awg Damit, Acting Assistant Director (Culture and Arts) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, as the Deputy Chairman of the Sub-Committee of Culture; as well as officers from the ministry, RTB, Information Department and Museum Department.
The public can access Asean-COCI’s website at http://cultureandinformation.asean.org to learn more about activities being carried out.