Prime Minister’s Office and the Departments under It Budget Focus 2020/2021

Yesterday afternoon's session, the meeting deliberated on the 2020/2021 budget for the Prime Minister's Office and the departments under it of a sum of 431 million 520 thousand 380 dollars. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office in deliberating the budget explained that the Prime Minister's Office's action plans and planning are based on the Financial Year 2020/2021 budget theme and focus which highlights three points.

Yang Berhormat said these include investment activities and business facilitation. In efforts to uphold such activities, a number of initiatives have been carried out including planning and continuous measures by the Prime Minister's Office in line with the Ease of Doing Business, EODB initiative. In this regard, the Prime Minister's Office through the Management Services Department will continue programmes such as customer focus surveys, Client's Charter, Public Sector Performance Frading Programme and Premier Innovation Award. This is in line with efforts towards facilitating business, building public administration efficiency and efficacy as well as encouraging innovation. Secondly is human resources that are competent and employable. Efforts that will be implemented include continuing capacity leadership programmes under the Civil Service Leadership Pipeline, CSLP. Third, maintaining public well-being. This includes focusing on the facilities and basic requirements for certain groups including the poor and destitute.

Source: Radio Television Brunei