Brunei December Festival 2021

Brunei December Festival 2021

On Wednesday 1 December 2021, the Tourism Development Department of the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism held an online event to mark the launching of the Brunei December Festival 2021.

The online event started with the recitation of Al-Fatihah followed by a speech from Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism and Chairman of the Brunei Tourism Board.

In his speech, the Minister expressed his highest appreciation and thanks to the event organizers for their support and involvement in this year’s Brunei December Festival. He also explained that taking into account the situation of COVID-19 at this time which has not yet subsided, organizers this year have focused on events that can be implemented virtually. The organization of events and physical activities are subject to the situation of the COVID-19 and is required to comply with the current Transition Phase Guideline, SOPs, and any MOH’s guideline in force from time to time.

A total of 48 event organizers in the event comprising of government and private agencies, foreign representatives and local management companies. A total of 42 virtual events and 8 physical events will be held throughout the month of December consisting of Islamic events and activities, Food and Culinary, Culture and Arts, Sports, Recreation and Adventure, Shopping as well as a new category namely Digital Technology and ICT.

According to the Strategy and Marketing Manager, AKIF Event Management, this year’s Brunei December Festival is unique compared to the previous years. With this platform, event management companies have the opportunity to organize creative and beneficial events specifically for the public during the school holiday season this December. With these events, people will be able to continue a healthy lifestyle with sports or recreations amidst the COVID-19 situation.

For any updates on the Brunei December Festival 2021, please visit the website at or their Instagram at @bruneidcemberfest.

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