AMBD, MAS to expand cooperation

Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) committed to new areas of cooperation, with the signing of an enhanced Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Bilateral Cooperation at the Third AMBD-MAS Bilateral Roundtable yesterday.

The MoU, signed by AMBD Managing Director Rokiah binti Badar and MAS Managing Director Ravi Menon, builds on the longstanding cooperation between both countries in many areas, including the Currency Interchangeability Agreement.

New areas of cooperation include financial sector development, cross-border supervision, crisis management, AML/CFT, as well as currency management and operations.

At the Roundtable, AMBD and MAS discussed recent economic, monetary and financial developments, FinTech collaboration and currency management.

Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) Managing Director Rokiah binti Badar and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Managing Director Ravi Menon at the Third AMBD-MAS Bilateral Roundtable. PHOTO: AMBD