Brunei December Festival 2021 Appreciation Ceremony
On Thursday 30 December 2021, the Tourism Development Department of the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism held an Appreciation Ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of participating event organisers and marked the end of the festival as well. The Ceremony was held at Setia Pahlawan Hall at the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism and followed at the Standard Operating Procedures according to the Ministry of Health, such as maintaining 75% capacity.
The ceremony was attended by both Guests of Honour, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali Bin Apong, Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism and Yang Berhormat Mejar Jeneral (B) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan Bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports; permanent secretaries and deputy permanent secretaries; foreign dignitaries from 3 Embassies; more than 30 event organizers; and list of media.
The ceremony began with the recital of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat to bless the event. It was continued with the appreciation speech by Guest of Honour, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali Bin Apong, Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism, and continued with delivering of certificates to the list of event organizers.
The Brunei December Festival 2021 was an overall success, with many event organisers (many organising hybrid virtual and physical events) showing high participation numbers in the community.
For any updates on the Brunei December Festival 2021, please visit the website at www.bruneitourism.com/bdf2021 or their Instagram at @bruneidcemberfest.