The Astronomical Society of Brunei Darussalam, PABD, and Nepal Astronomical Society, NASO signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU virtually for 15-years. The MoU is to publicize and collaboratively implement the four key areas in the field of astronomy such as scientific community in the two countries; new scientific results and discoveries; Capacity building through increased scientific interaction and training; as well as joint projects particularly in the field of astronomy. The MoU signing ceremony was held virtually.
The MoU was signed by Awang Haji Mahadi bin Haji Tahir, President of PABD, and Mr. Suresh Bhattarai, Chairman of NASO. Through the MoU, both organizations are motivated to use astronomical data for education, development, and public outreach. The purpose of the collaboration is to bring together complementary resources, networks and expertise to advance development through astronomy in both countries.
Source: Radio Television Brunei