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Ministries mark new Hijrah year with religious events

Ministry of Finance and Economy

The Ministry of Finance and Economy held an Ilal Hijrah celebration at its premises yesterday with 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 present.

Head of the Counselling Division at the Ministry of Education Haji Ali Yusri bin Haji Abdul Ghafor delivered a talk titled ‘Barubah atau Baru Bah’.

The ceremony aimed to commemorate Ilal Hijrah and foster closer ties within the ministry. Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy (Economy) Dato Seri Paduka Haji Khairuddin bin Haji Abdul Hamid and Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy (Fiscal) Pengiran Datin Seri Paduka Hajah Zety Sufina binti Pengiran Dato Paduka Haji Sani were also present. – James Kon

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 at the event. PHOTO: JAMES KON

Ministry of Health

The Ministry of Health held a ceremony to celebrate the new year 1446 Hijrah and Doa Kesyukuran for the safe return of the Haj Medical Bithah team and haj pilgrims yesterday.

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar was the guest of honour.

The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah by religious officer from Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital Ahmad Syuja’iee bin Begawan Mudim Haji Matassim followed by a religious talk titled ‘Demi Engkau, Aku Sanggup’ by Mohammad Nasyith bin Superi from the Islamic Da’wah Centre.

A Dikir Marhaban was also performed to welcome the Haj Medical Bithah team led by Senior Medical Officer Dr Haji Mohammad Athaaillah bin Haji Abdullah and haj pilgrims. – Lyna Mohamad

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar during the event. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD

Ministry of Home Affairs

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) celebrated the new year 1446 Hijrah with a forum titled ‘Hijrah dan Cabaran Muslim’.

Minister of Home Affairs Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ahmaddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman was the guest of honour.

The forum had three panelists comprising Dr Haji Noralizam bin Haji Aliakbar from Religious Teachers University College of Seri Begawan (KUPU SB), Siti Juhaidah binti Haji Bujang and Ahmad Muzhafar bin Haji Marsidi from Islamic Da’wah Centre and moderated by Pengiran Norizzati binti Pengiran Haji Kasharan from KUPU SB.

Other attendees included Legislative Council members, permanent secretaries, deputy permanent secretaries, penghulus, village heads, department heads, senior officers and MoHA staff. – Lyna Mohammad

ABOVE & BELOW: Minister of Home Affairs Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ahmaddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman at the event; and the forum in progress. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD
PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD

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