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20th June 2012
Bandar Seri Begawan, 20 June 2012.  A delegation made up of 20 personnel from the Bank of Agriculture and the Agricultural Cooperative, Ministry of Agriculture, Thailand were in the country for a study tour on Thursday 14th June, with the aim to gain more knowledge on the operations of the agriculture and banking sectors of Brunei as part of an orientation programme of their counterparts in the region in preparation for the setting up of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) in 2015.

Leading the Thai delegates was Mr Adul Kanchariawat, Senior Executive Vice President of the Bank of Agriculture, Thailand and Dr Chooklet Wongtheptean of the Chiang Rai Rajabhat University.

The delegates made a visit to Baiduri Bank’s Head Office in Kiarong.  Mr Pierre Imhof, CEO of Baiduri Bank was on hand to welcome the group.  In his welcome remarks, Mr Imhof briefed the delegates on Baiduri Bank Group and the Brunei banking industry and explained that there are currently no banks specializing in agriculture. 

Ms Veronica Chong, Senior Manager, Human Resources & Finance then gave a presentation on the background of the Baiduri Bank Group, followed by a question and answer session where the delegates actively participated in.  Also present was Ms Dorothy Newn, Manager Corporate Communications and Marketing of Baiduri Bank.

The delegates were then taken on a guided tour of the Kiarong Branch as well as the various departments and business units within vicinity of the Head Office.  This included the Prestige Centre, Card Sales and Service Centre, IT Department and the e-Banking Centre where they were briefed about the operations of each of the divisions.

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