The BIMP-EAGA Senior Official Assembly (SOM)/Strategic Planning Assembly (SPM) was held through video conferencing on Thursday, chaired by Director of Regional Improvement, Financial Planning Unit, Prime Minister’s Workplace, Malaysia Dato’ Ahmad Zamri bin Khairuddin.
BIMP-EAGA Facilitation Centre (BIMP-FC), Asian Improvement Financial institution (ADB) and chair of BIMP-EAGA Enterprise Council attended.
Brunei was represented by Everlasting Secretary (Financial system) Dr Hajah Might Fa’ezah binti Haji Ahmad Ariffin and officers from the Commerce Division on the Ministry of Finance and Financial system.
The assembly took word on the displays by chairs of the eight BIMP-EAGA Clusters particularly Transport, Commerce and Funding, Energy and Vitality Infrastructure, Agribusiness, Tourism, Setting, and Socio-Cultural and Schooling.
Brunei Darussalam leads in three of the Clusters (Tourism, Energy and Vitality Infrastructure and Socio-Cultural and Schooling).
It reported, amongst others, on the implementation plan for 2021, checklist of Rolling Pipelines of Tasks (RpoPs) for 2020-2022, Convergence Tasks and Precedence Infrastructure Tasks (PIPs).
The preparation for the Mid-Time period Overview (MTR) in the direction of the BIMP-EAGA Imaginative and prescient (BEV) 2025 was additionally reported, whereby the clusters and dealing teams have recognized targets evaluation and SWOT evaluation.
The MTR report shall be circulated throughout the 24th BIMP-EAGA Ministers Assembly and Associated Conferences which shall be held this yr.
The assembly additionally offers steerage and suggestion, amongst others, to leverage on digital expertise within the implementation of tasks and initiatives within the new norm, contemplating inexperienced expertise and renewable vitality, miximising funding alternatives within the agribusiness sector – significantly in strengthening worth chain and selling tourism sector, supporting Inexperienced Metropolis initiatives and improvement of small and medium enterprises (SMEs).