This year, the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Islamic Calligraphy and Art Study Centre has the opportunity to take part in an international expo dubbed Expo 2020 Dubai. Hosted by the United Arab Emirates, the centre was involved in the expo through Darussalam Enterprise in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance and Economy. The EXPO 2020 DUBAI is held at the Brunei Darussalam Pavilion, Opportunity District, Dubai Exhibition Center, Expo 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates for six months from the 1st of October 2021 until the 31st of March 2022.
The involvement of the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Islamic Arts and Calligraphy Studies Centre in the Expo 2020 Dubai is one of the centre's initiatives in expanding and promoting the centre's existence to the international level. 19 calligraphy works produced by the center have been selected to be sent to the United Arab Emirates for display and sale.
According to the Officer of the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Islamic Arts and Calligraphy Studies Centre, their involvement in the expo gives a broad exposure at the international arena apart from gaining knowledge and experience.
Source: Radio Television Brunei