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4 June 2009
Bandar Seri Begawan, Thursday, 4th June 2009.  Baiduri Prestige, an exclusive programme designed for the mass affluent and highly successful Baiduri Bank Group customers will be rolling out several events and activities during the month of June exclusively for Prestige members to mark the programme's 10th Anniversary which fell in June 2009.

This was revealed by Mr Pierre Imhof, General Manager of Baiduri Bank at a press conference this afternoon.

The highlight of the celebration will be a themed gala dinner to be held on Saturday, 27th June at the Empire Theatre.  Also included in the list of activities are three seminars to be held over two weekends and special promotions and discounts at selected card merchants.

The first seminar entitled "Currency Strategies and Outlook" will be delivered by Mr Philip Wee, Senior Vice President, DBS Bank Singapore on Friday, 5th June 2009 at the Empire Hotel and Country Club starting at 2.30 pm.  Mr Wee will be comparing performances of the current financial crisis with past crises, the performance of Asian currencies with the rise in stock markets and provide some perspectives on the USD crisis and the reserve currency debate.

The second seminar will be held on Saturday, 6th June 2009 with a morning and an afternoon session. The seminar’s focus will be on "Asian Market Outlook and The Opportunities to Seize".  This will be presented by Mr Yeang Cheng Ling, Senior Portfolio Manager and Ms Daphne Chan, Vice President, Business & Marketing, Societe Generale Asset Management, Singapore.  The speakers will discuss how the current financial crisis is rapidly becoming an economic crisis and threatening to become a social crisis around the world.  Participants can also gain an insight into the current global market outlook and performances of some investment funds.

The third and final seminar titled "My Formula: Breaking the Millionaire Code & 4 Elements: Forces of Wealth Creation" will be held on Saturday, 13th June at the same venue with two sessions.  This will be presented by Mr Thomas Matthew.  A distinguished lecturer on business, finance and management, Mr Matthew has coached, trained and mentored thousands in the Asia-Pacific Region. Participants will benefit immensely from the rich content, creative concepts and easy-to-apply strategies to help them establish a stronger financial foundation and a brighter financial future.

Mr Imhof said, "In this period of global financial uncertainty, people are looking for direction on how to manage their funds.  We have specially brought to Brunei these experts to provide some insight into market behaviors which we hope, can help our valued Prestige customers make the right choice in managing their assets."

To commemorate Baiduri Prestige’s 10th Anniversary, Baiduri Bank has also lined up an array of offers exclusively for their members at selected merchants throughout the entire month of June using their Baiduri Prestige MasterCard Platinum Debit Card or Visa Platinum Credit Card.  These include special discounts on dining, lifestyle and health and beauty.

In addition, members who introduce their family members and friends to Baiduri Prestige from now until 31st August 2009 will receive a cash voucher and be automatically enrolled into a special draw.

More offers and privileges in commemoration of Baiduri Prestige 10th Anniversary will be announced in the near future.

Ms Alvina Chung, Baiduri Bank’s Prestige Programme Manager said, "We are celebrating the joyous occasion of Baiduri Prestige 10th Anniversary by giving back to our members.  Without the enduring support and loyalty of our members, we would not be where we are today.  I do hope members will take full advantage of the activities and offers available."

Also present at the press briefing was Mr Ti Eng Hui, Deputy General Manager, Retail Banking and Branch Network and Ms Dorothy Newn, Manager, Corporate Communications and Marketing of Baiduri Bank.

For more information on Baiduri Prestige's 10th Anniversary programme, members can contact their Prestige Relationship Manager or any Baiduri Prestige Centre or branch nearest to them.
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