Brunei teachers leave for Aceh muhibah visit

|     Wani Roslan     |

A TOTAL of 23 Brunei Malay Teachers Association (PGGMB) members yesterday left for Aceh, Indonesia for an eight-day muhibah visit.

PGGMB President Haji Antin bin Ahad is leading the delegation, which comes following an official invitation from the Teachers Association of the Republic of Indonesia (PGRI).

The Brunei delegates will visit several places including Dinas Pendidikan Aceh, Ministry of Religious of Aceh Province, Administration Centre of PGRI Aceh, as well as historical areas.

The visit aims to strengthen ties and cooperation between PGGMB and PGRI.

This year, Brunei Darussalam will be the host country for the 35th ACT+1 Convention and 18th Nusantara Teachers Meet 2019, organised by PGGMB and participated by nine member countries of ASEAN Council of Teachers (ACT).

Some of the delegates at the Brunei International Airport prior to departure. – WANI ROSLAN