Deputy minister attends foundation-laying ceremony

Daniel Lim

The Brunei Islamic Religious Council (MUIB) Badan Tanmiah Harta held a foundation-laying ceremony in Kampong Mumong, for a two-storey house on a land lot owned by Baitulmal yesterday.

Located at Lot 5859, Simpang 446, Jalan Maulana in Kuala Belait, the project is part of MUIB’s Badan Tanmiah Harta strategic plans to provide avenues for generating fixed income and aiding in the socio-economic development of Muslims across the country.

The foundation-laying ceremony was officiated by Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs (MoRA) Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, who is also the President of MUIB and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Badan Tanmiah Harta.

The deputy minister was briefed on the procedures and efforts put into the construction project, which is expected to be completed within nine months.

Also present were the Deputy Chairman and Board members of MUIB Badan Tanmiah Harta, as well as senior officers from MoRA.

Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar during the foundation-laying ceremony. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM