Programme keeps public in loop

Daniel Lim

The Information Department (Belait Branch) conducted the Informed Community Programme to keep communities abreast with the developments and efforts of the Brunei Government. It was held at the Belait District Office Hall on Wednesday

Over 60 residents of the STKRJ Lorong Tiga Selatan Seria and Pekan Seria attended the talk.

Legislative Council member cum Penghulu of Mukim Liang and Acting Penghulu Mukim Kuala Belait Yang Berhormat Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Mumin was the guest of honour.

Head of the Information Department of Belait District Pengiran Haji Ahmad Fadillah Akhbar bin Pengiran Haji Sellahhuddin, Head of Nationhood and Community at the Information Department cum programme chairperson Ruhil Amal Faridah binti Awang Yahya and Information Department officials also attended.

Ruhil Amal Faridah said the programme serves as a platform for the Information Department to disseminate official information regarding policies to achieve Brunei Vision 2035.

The programme included briefings on the roles and responsibility of citizens of the country; opportunities in starting businesses, as well as the role of the Brunei Islamic Religious Council (MUIB) in aiding the less fortunate.

A section of the attendees. PHOTO: INFORMATION DEPARTMENT