Virtual market platform to support MSMEs

The Ministry of Finance and Economy (MoFE) in cooperation with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA), DARe (Darussalam Enterprise) and Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD) will introduce a virtual market platform – Community for Brunei, today to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) impacted by the current COVID-19 outbreak. This 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 following a press release issued by the MoHA on April 6 on the cancellation of this year’s Gerai Ramadhan under the control of the municipal departments, district offices and the Department of Youth and Sports to curb the spread of the coronavirus in the country. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin