Government Asset Information System

Also explained by the Minister of Development was the function and implementation of the Government Asset Information System or GAIS project. This was in response to a query from Yang Berhormat Architect Dayang Siti Rozaimeriyanty binti Dato Seri Laila Jasa Awang Haji Abdul Rahman.

Yang Berhormat said GAIS is the Ministry of Development's flagship project, under the 11th National Development Plan. The objective is to provide integrated system for the management of government asset as a whole, based on the life cycle of the asset or acquisition of usage, maintenance and disposal that aid in monitoring and preserving of government assets in orderly manner. The first phase focuses on 3 ministries, namely Ministry of Development, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Defence. In sha Allah, the second phase will be extended to all of the ministries. Currently, the ministry is working along with the Ministry of Finance and Economy to absorb the requirements specification in the system with all the systems operated by the Ministry of Finance and Economy, to avoid duplication.

Source: Radio Television Brunei