DPPMB POWER LUNCH
Saturday, June 23,  2018
10:00 AM to 1:30 PM at Radisson Hotel, Brunei Darussalam

PROGRAM 

10:00 - 10:30 Registration & Network
10:30-10:35 Welcome Remark by President of the Brunei Malay Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the National Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 

10:35-11:05

Keynote Speaker – HE Ambassador Craig Allen

US Economy - prioritised industry and the development of trade and investment activities in US and Brunei Darussalam How may Brunei businesses benefit.

11:05-11:25

“Our Story” – featuring business stories from a personal perspective: Home grown business looking beyond Brunei

  • Riza Fudhlana Farming
  • Sahamada Corporation Sdn Bhd
11:25-13:30

Lunch

 

 

Note that program is subject to changes.

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DPPMB POWER LUNCH
Saturday, June 23,  2018
WELCOME REMARKS: THE PRESIDENT OF THE BRUNEI MALAY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY & THE NATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY


Dr. Hj Kamaruddin DSP Hj Talib

Dr Hj Kamaruddin DSP Hj Talib is the Executive Director of K&H Remittance Services, a financing remittance and general trading service company for Overseas Workers and the Director of ABMS Co Sdn Bhd, a Building Maintenance (Electrical, Mechanical and Janitorial) service company. He is also the Chairman of Bureau Veritas, an accredition company and third party inspectors for marine survey and building materials and health hazard specifically on food inspection (HACCP) and Quality, Health, Safety and Environment; Aryaduta Sdn Bhd, a Trading & Construction company; and KP Mineral & Chemical (B) Sdn Bhd, a supply chemical company for water treatment plants.

Dr Hj Kamaruddin started his career in the public sector in 1976 where he was a senior officer in the Department of Security and Intelligence and the Politcial Research Anaysis Department, Ministry Of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The latter was the foundation for the current Brunei Research Department. After 14 years in the public sector, he embarked on an entrepreneurial pursuiit that led to the formation of pioneer companies that are active in the leading service industries of remittance, industry standards, building maintenance and other support services in the construction space.

He has acquired over 20 years of experience in the management of diverse projects, and an understanding of how business is conducted in Brunei Darussalm. This has led to his active involvment in the sustainable development of MSMEs where he is the current President of Brunei Malay Chambers of Commerce and Industry and the National Chambers of Commerce and Industry Brunei Darussalam (2015-todate). By the consent of His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam, he was appointed by the Energy and Industry Department (previously under the Prime Ministers Office) as a member of the Board of Directors for DARe, an agency committed toward the sustainable development of MSMEs. As a representative of the private sector, he is also a members of Peneraju Strategi Ekonomi for non-oil and gas sector, trade and macro.

He has been awarded P.S.B (The Most Blessed Order of Setia Negara Brunei 4th Class) by His Majesty, the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam (2006-2007), the first Bruneian for 'The Order of National De Merit" by the French Government (2003) and the Honourary title "Datu Seri Maharadja Shahbandar by the Philippines Sultan of Sulu (2004). The latter is in recognition for his role as Chairman of BIMP-EAGA Business Council Brunei Chapter, promoting Cultural and Student exchange program between Mindanao and Brunei Darussalam.

He has been very active in the development of youth through sports such as football and the establishment of rugby as a recognised sport in Brunei Darussalam. As a martial art expert in Karate and Tae Kwon Do, he has also competed and represented Brunei Darussalam in regional competitions such as the SEA Games.

Contact Details:

Address:
Block A, Unit 2, 2nd Floor, Q-lap Complex,
Simpang 88, Kg. Kiulap BE1518,
Brunei Darussalam

Tel: +673 223 7844
Fax: +673 223 7843

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DPPMB POWER LUNCH
Saturday, June 23,  2018
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: US ECONOMY AND TRADE & INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES BETWEEN US AND BRUNEI DARUSSALAM


HE Ambassador Craig B Allen

Ambassador Craig Boyd Allen was sworn in as the United States ambassador to Brunei Darussalam on December 19, 2014.

Craig Allen has worked for the Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration since 1985. He entered government as a Presidential Management Intern and, in this capacity, rotated through the four branches of the ITA. From 1986 to 1988, he worked as an international economist in the ITA China Office.

In 1988, Craig transferred to the American Institute in Taiwan where he served as Director of the American Trade Center in Taipei. He held in this position until 1992. In 1992, Craig re-joined the Department of Commerce for a three-year posting in Beijing, where he served as Commercial Attaché responsible for the chemical sector, consumer goods and medical equipment.

In 1995, Craig and his family transferred from the American Embassy in Beijing to the American Embassy in Tokyo. Initially, Craig served as a Commercial Attaché with responsibilities for consumer goods and standards. In 1998, however, he was promoted to Deputy Senior Commercial Officer with responsibilities for the entire section.

In 1999, Craig became a member of the Senior Foreign Service. In 2000, Craig and his family departed Tokyo for a two-year tour of duty at the National Center for APEC in Seattle. In Seattle, he worked on the APEC Summits in Brunei, China, and Mexico. In 2002, Craig and his family moved to Beijing for a three-year tour as Senior Commercial Officer at the U.S. Mission to China. In this position, Craig managed the entire complement of 126 DOC staff in China from multiple DOC agencies. In Beijing, Craig was promoted to the Minister Counselor rank of the Senior Foreign Service.

In 2006, Craig and family transferred from the U.S. Embassy in Beijing to the U.S. Embassy in South Africa to serve a four-year tour as Senior Commercial Officer at the U.S. Consulate in Johannesburg responsible for all 16 SADC countries.

In 2010, Craig became Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. He later became Deputy Assistant Secretary for China.

Craig received a B.A. from the University of Michigan in Political Science and Asian Studies in 1979. He received a Master of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University in 1985. While at Georgetown, Craig worked for the U.S. Congress on issues associated with technology transfer to China.

In total, Craig has lived in Asia for 27 years, including 16 years in Japan and approximately 11 years in China and Taiwan. He has visited every country in Asia except Laos, North Korea and Bhutan. His
most recent language scores were 3+/4 in Japanese and 4/4 in Mandarin Chinese.

Craig is married and has two children. Craig spends his free time running and regularly competes in marathons and ultra marathon races.  

Contact Details:

US Embassy
Spg 336-52-16-9, Jalan Duta,
Bandar Seri Begawan BC4115, Negara Brunei Darussalam
T: +673-2384616 F: +673-2384604 E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

 DPPMB POWER LUNCH
Saturday, June 23,  2018
OUR STORY: HOME GROWN BUSINESS LOOKING BEYOND BRUNEI


  

PENGIRAN HAJI HARIS PENGIRAN HAJI DURAMAN

Pengiran Haji Haris Bin Pengiran Haji Duraman, founder and the Managing Director of Riza Group and Riza Fudhlana Farming. Competitively running his business for 34 years and awarded Pingat Indah kerja Baik (P.I.K.B)

--------------------------------------------- AFFILIATION ---------------------------------------------

RIZA GROUP, Managing Director
National Commerce Chamber Industry (NCCI), Ahli Jawatan Kuasa Tadbir
Persatuan Persahabatan Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia (BRUDIFA),
Bandahari Dewan Pernaigaan dan Perusahaan Melayu Brunei (DPPMB)

----------------------------------- AWARDS AND PARTICIPATION ------------------------------------

Women’s Business Council Brunei Darussalam
Excellent Entrepreneur Award
22 July 2017

Sempena Sambutan Perayaan Ulang Tahun
Hari Keputeraan Kebawah Duli Yang Maha Mulia Paduka Seri Baginda Sultan
dan Yang Di-Pertuan 2016
Negara Brunei Darussalam ke 70
PEKIKIK Brunei Darussalam
Kite Association

Expo Amal Dana DPMM
Sayangi Anak Yatim
9-13 April 2014

Anjuran: Kumpulan Bertindak Bantuan Kemanusiaan Katakljau
Bertampat: Stadium Tertutup, Berakas

Promosi Ke Arah Masyarakat Sihat
29 April 2012
Anjuran: Persatuan Ibu Bapa Dan Guru Sekolah Rendah Datu Mahawangsa Lambak, Brunei IIA
Bertempat: Sekolah Rendah Datu Mahawangsa Lambak, Brunei IIA

Pameran Industri Warisan Bangsa
Tema: Potensi Dan Cabaran Di Era Ekonomi Global
23-25 April 2010

--------------------------------------------- TRAININGS ---------------------------------------------

Kursus Asas Keselamatan & Kesihatan –MTP04
Tarikh: 2-3 Jun 2014
Anjuran: Divisyen Pihak Berkuasa (Authoriti) Kawalan Bangunan Dan Industri Pembinaaan (ABCi)
Kementerian Pembangunan Negara Brunei Darussalam
Beratempat: Pusat Ujian Kemahiran Kerja Dan Latihan Kementerian Pembangunan Negara Brunei Darussalam

Kursus Pengurusan Projek & Memahami Kontrak Binaan-MTP03
Tarikh: 20-22 Mei 2014
Anjuran: Pusat Ujian Kemahiran Kerja Dan Latihan Kementerian Pembangunan Negara Brunei Darussalam
Beratempat: XMPLAR Technologies Negara Brunei Darussalam

Kursus Memahami Pelan & Anggarn Kerja-MTP02
Tarikh: 24-26 Mei 2014
Anjuran: Divisyen Pihak Berkuasa (Authoriti) Kawalan Bangunan Dan Industri Pembinaaan (ABCi)
Kementerian Pembangunan Negara Brunei Darussalam
Beratempat: Pusat Ujian Kemahiran Kerja Dan Latihan Kementerian Pembangunan Negara Brunei Darussalam

Kursus Penganalan Asas Keusahawanan Dan Pengurusan Kewangan
Tarikh: 20-22 Mei 2014
Anjuran: Pusat Ujian Kemahiran Kerja Dan Latihan Kementerian Pembangunan Negara Brunei Darussalam
Beratempat: XMPLAR Technologies Negara Brunei Darussalam

 

 

 

 

DPPMB POWER LUNCH
Saturday, June 23,  2018
OUR STORY: HOME GROWN BUSINESS LOOKING BEYOND BRUNEI


MOHAMMAD NUR KHALID BIN HJ ILIAS

Awang Mohammad Nur Khalid bin Haji Ilias is the Managing Director of Sahamada Corporation Sdn Bhd, a local Bruneian chili sauce manufacturing family owned company that is located at Beribi Industrial Complex. From a cottage industry to a manufacturing industry, our business has grown for more than a decade. Our product brand ‘CINTA’ has been well-known among the food industry players.

In 2008, our company has obtained the Halal Certification for our products and our greatest achievements are to be awarded as “The Successful Entrepreneur Awards for Food Processing” in 2005 and “The Progressive Entrepreneur Award” in 2009.

He is an undergraduate student that graduated from University of Brunei Darussalam (UBD), majoring in Bachelor of Social Science. He has been working in the business industry and has the experience of more than 10 years in this field. He has attended various business seminar and workshop and has participated in international food expo in Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Philippines.

 

SAHAMADA CORPORATION SDN.BHD.
Unit 11, Block B, Kompleks Perindustrian Beribi I, Gadong
Kampong Beribi, BE-1118,Negara Brunei Darussalam
Tel./Fax.: 673-2791348 H/p: 673-8807088
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DPPMB POWER LUNCH
Saturday, June 23,  2018
OUR STORY: HOME GROWN BUSINESS LOOKING BEYOND BRUNEI


HAJI ILIAS BIN HAJI MATUSIN

Awang Haji Ilias bin Haji Matusin is the founder of Sahamada Corporation Sdn Bhd. His academic qualification is ‘A’ Level. Also studied at University of Malaya, Malaysia and took the Programme of Bachelor of Jurisprudence. He has experience in the business for over 29 years that include the construction and development, fish farm, poultry and agricultural farming industries. He has attended and participated in various business seminar, workshop and involved in international food expo in Japan, China, Dubai, Malaysia, Philippines, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi, Oman, Hong Kong, Korea, Thailand, and India for the past years.

SAHAMADA CORPORATION SDN.BHD.
Unit 11, Block B, Kompleks Perindustrian Beribi I, Gadong
Kampong Beribi, BE-1118,Negara Brunei Darussalam
Tel./Fax.: 673-2791348 H/p: 673-8807088
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DPPMB POWER LUNCH
Saturday, June 23,  2018
10:00 AM to 1:30 PM at Radisson Hotel, Brunei Darussalam

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