UNISSA reaches a new milestone with book corner at UNDIL

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) has reached another milestone in the international level with the establishment of UNISSA’s Book Corner at the University of Dili (UNDIL) in Timor-Leste.

The officiating ceremony of the UNISSA’s Book Corner was attended by Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste Haji Adnan bin Haji Mohd Ja’afar; Rector of UNISSA Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal; Rector of UNDIL Timor Leste Professor Dr Jose Agostinho da Costa Belo Tereira; and President of the Timor-Leste Islamic Community Arif Adullah Sagran.

UNISSA donated 316 books published by the university for the UNISSA’s Book Corner. The books comprises various topics and fields including social sciences, economy, culture, civilisation, Arab language learning, and works published in English, Malay and Arabic languages.

The Director of Research and Publication Centre of UNISSA Associate Professor Dr Hajah Rose binti Abdullah and officers from the Brunei Embassy in Timor-Leste and UNISSA as well as officers from UNDIL were also present.

Dr Haji Norarfan also conducted a goodwill visit to the University National of Timor-Leste to meet with Rector Professor Dr Francisco Miguel Martins.