Badan Tanmiah says thank you to retirees

Aziz Idris

Badan Tanmiah Harta Majlis Ugama Islam of the Brunei Islamic Religious Council (MUIB) feted its retirees and long service staff in an appreciation ceremony yesterday.

Minister of Religious Affairs cum MUIB President Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman was the guest of honour.

Badan Tanmiah Director Haji Noor Hadi bin Haji Noor Kaseh thanked the former chairman, board members, directors, officers and staff for their contributions.

“The devotion to services and contributions in the form of energy, time, ideas, views and guidance from each individual, including the unique compositions from the groups of individuals who are knowledgeable, skilled and experienced in their respective fields, can no longer be denied and have contributed to that success,” he said.

Haji Noor Hadi said the body will continue to strive towards excellence, with guidance from its board members, adding, “Insya Allah, Badan Tanmiah will prepare a strategic plan for 2021- 2023 and formulate plans for the next five years.”

The guest of honour presented souvenirs.

Since its 1994 establishment, the body has actively developed part of the Baitulmal property through proper planning and Syariah-compliant investments, such as the development of Baitulmal lands and subsidiaries establishment.

Minister of Religious Affairs and MUIB President Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman hands over a certificate. PHOTO: AZIZ IDRIS