Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD) announced that contributions to COVID-19 Relief Fund can be made by QR code via BIBD QuickPay.
Customers can scan the QR code via the BIBD NEXGEN Wallet.
Donations will be channelled directly into the COVID-19 Relief Fund, without the need to key in the account number manually.
ProgresifPay customers will also be able to use the QR code to donate directly from the ProgresifPay app.
BIBD urged public and private sector organisations to print and display the QR code at its premises to encourage widespread and support of the fund.
The COVID-19 Relief Fund QR Code will be available for download through BIBD’s social media account @BIBDBrunei.
The COVID-19 Relief Fund was announced by Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah at a press conference on March 21 and was established to enable the public to make contributions to help deal with the spread of COVID-19.
The Ministry of Finance and Economy through the Treasury Department will control and withdraw the funds upon approval from the Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II as well as the Minister of Health.