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Financial Awareness Roadshow in Conjunction With National Savings Day 2019 Kolej International Graduate Studies


PRESS RELEASE

FINANCIAL AWARENESS ROADSHOW

IN CONJUNCTION WITH NATIONAL SAVINGS DAY 2019

Kolej International Graduate Studies

WEDNESDAY, 27 ZULKAEDAH 1440H CORRESPONDING TO 31 JULY 2019

 

  1. Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) in collaboration with the Department of Economic Planning and Economy (JPKE) and Tabung Amanah Pekerja (TAP) under the Ministry of Finance and Economy (MOFE), Ministry of Education (MOE), Junior Achievement (JA) Brunei, and several financial institutions held the third Financial Awareness Roadshow in conjunction with National Savings Day 2019 at Kolej International Graduate Studies (KIGS) on Wednesday, 27th Zulkaedah 1440H corresponding to 31st July 2019M.
     
  2. The Guests of Honour for the event were Yang Berhormat Awang Ong Tiong Oh, Member of the Legislative Council and Yang Berhormat Pengiran Haji Mohamed bin Pengiran Haji Osman, Ketua Kampong Masjid Lama, Pekan Muara, Sabun dan Pelumpong who is also a member of the Legislative Council. Also present during the event were senior officers from AMBD and TAP as well as the senior management of KIGS.   
     
  3. The Financial Awareness Roadshow also aims to equip university students with financial management skills before embarking into the workforce and aims to foster an overall healthy financial lifestyle.
     
  4. More than 100 students from KIGS and Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology (CCCT) participated in interactive financial-related games and activities organized by AMBD, Department of Economic Planning and Development (JPKE), Tabung Amanah Pekerja (TAP), Centre for Islamic Banking, Finance and Management (CIBFM), Financial Planning Association of Brunei Darussalam (FPAB), Junior Achievement (JA) Brunei, as well as participating financial institutions.
     
  5. The next Financial Awareness Roadshow will be held at Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) on Thursday, 1st August 2019.
     
  6. Additionally, in conjunction with National Savings Day 2019, AMBD will also be hosting its annual Financial Fun Fair at the Jerudong Park Colonnade on Saturday, 17th August 2019 and Sunday, 18th August 2019. The event will feature family fun-packed programs and activities, including a special performance by the Royal Brunei Police Forces, the "Financial Race" and the "Eco-Tech Financial Costume Competition".
     
  7. To find out more about National Savings Day 2019, members of the public can visit AMBD website at www.ambd.gov.bn; download the AMBD App via the App Store or Google PlayStore; or follow AMBD on Instagram at @autoriti_monetari.

    Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam

    Ref:                        AMBD/COMMS/3
    Date:                     27 Zulkaedah 1440/ 31 July 2019

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