AMBD eases burden of 15 students

Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD), in collaboration with OneCity Shopping Centre, recently organised ‘AMBD Gives Back to School Activity’ for students of Batu Marang Primary School.

According to a press statement, the activity was one of AMBD’s corporate social responsibility initiatives that aims to ease the burden of 15 students from Batu Marang Primary School by equipping them with school necessities for the new school year. The activity also aims to teach them to spend wisely within an allocated budget.

Acting Managing Director of AMBD Hajah Noorrafidah binti Haji Sulaiman, Acting Assistant Managing Director of AMBD Mardini bin Haji Eddie as well as AMBD officers and staff were present.

Also in attendance were the headmistress, teachers and students of Batu Marang Primary School.

The students, accompanied by AMBD officers and staff, went shopping for school necessities and some of them were provided with free eye check services and spectacles.

The event concluded with the presentation of school books as gifts to the headmistress and students of Batu Marang Primary School by the Acting Managing Director of AMBD and Acting Assistant Managing Director of AMBD.

Acting Managing Director of AMBD Hajah Noorrafidah binti Haji Sulaiman presents the gifts. PHOTO: AMBD