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A lecture to remember

THE MINISTRY of Finance (MoF) and departments under it yesterday conducted an Israk Mikraj celebration.


A special lecture was held at the Theatre Hall of the MoF Building. The event was organized by the Employees Trust Fund (TAP).


 Present as the guest of honour was Ahmaddin bin Haji Abd Rahman, Permanent Secretary (Policy) at the Ministry of Finance, as a representative of Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Setia Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Ibrahim, the Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance II.


Also present were the permanent secretary, deputy permanent secretary, head of departments and divisions, senior officers, officers and staff of the MoF and departments under it.


The events began with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah, followed by the verses from Al-Quran and opening remarks from Suraya binti Haji Jaidin, Acting Managing Director of TAP in her capacity as the chairwomen of the event.


 The special lecture entitled ‘Israk and Mikraj: Not Juast an Event’ was connected to the teachings by Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) during Israk Mikraj. It was delivered by Ustaz Hilman bin Haji Salim, an accredited Da’ie from the Brunei Islamic Religious Council (MUIB).


Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin, Thursday, 27 April 2017