The Department of Economic Planning and Statistics, JPES, Ministry of Finance and Economy announced that the annual nationwide mega sales event will start from the 1st of April until the 26th of May 2021 for 56 days. This year, the event renamed as the Brunei Mega Sales 2021, will commence one week earlier than in previous years in an effort to provide retailers with the opportunity to play their part in boosting domestic economic activities as the economy recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Online businesses are encouraged to participate to offer consumers with a greater range of products at competitive prices. Financial institutions offering various credit cards are also encouraged to take part in the nationwide event. JPES encourages businesses from all sectors to participate by offering attractive discounts for sale items and creative offers especially for made in-Brunei products. Participating businesses will be featured in the PenggunaBijak mobile app to provide businesses with more publicity and visibility.
Participation to Brunei Mega Sales 2021 is now open and businesses may submit their Notification Forms to JPES before the 31st of March 2021. Notification Forms can be downloaded from the JPES website at 'www.deps.gov.bn/cad' and submitted via email to 'firstname.lastname@example.org' or to JPES counter.
Source: Radio Television Brunei