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Financial aid to orphans to mark Ramadhan

Rokiah Mahmud

As part of the effort to enliven the month of Ramadhan, a Tedarus Al-Quran ceremony was conducted at the Pehin Khatib Abdullah Mosque in Kampong Kulapis yesterday.

The ceremony, organised by Perbadanan Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei (Perbadanan TAIB) and its subsidiaries including Insurans Islam TAIB Holdings Sdn Bhd and Darussalam Holdings Sdn Bhd officers and staff, coincided with the handing over of donations.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof in his capacity as the Chairman of Perbadanan TAIB Board of Directors was the guest of honour.

The ceremony commenced with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah followed with Tedarus Al-Quran. The ceremony followed with a series of donations presented to Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah Fund for Orphans (DANA).

Perbadanan TAIB presented a donation of BND100,000, Insurans Islam TAIB General Takaful Sdn Bhd (IITGT) with BND10,000, Insurans Islam TAIB Family Takaful Sdn Bhd (IITFT) with BND10,000 and Darussalam Holdings Sdn Bhd with BND10,000.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof presents a mock cheque to Permanent Secretary (Planning, Land Use and Environment) at the Ministry of Development Dr Nor Imtihan binti Haji Abdul Razak. PHOTOS: MUIZ MATDANI
The minister at the ceremony
A section of the attendees
ABOVE & BELOW: Representatives from Perbadanan TAIB Board of Directors, Perbadanan TAIB Syariah Advisory Committee and Acting Managing Director of Perbadanan TAIB present donations to the orphans

Permanent Secretary (Planning, Land Use and Environment) at the Ministry of Development Dr Nor Imtihan binti Haji Abdul Razak in her capacity as DANA Acting Chief Executive Officer received the donations.

Fourteen orphans of Perbadanan TAIB and its subsidiaries’ staff as well as 20 orphans from Kampong Kulapis received the donations.

The ceremony concluded with a mass Asar prayer.

Members of the Perbadanan TAIB Board of Directors and its subsidiaries; Perbadanan TAIB Syariah Advisory Committee members; Acting Managing Director of Perbadanan TAIB and Managing Directors of Perbadanan TAIB subsidiaries; penghulu of Mukim Kulapis; village head of Kampong Limau Manis; Acting village head of Kampong Kulapis; officers and staff members of Perbadanan TAIB and its subsidiaries; and the nearby community were also present.

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