Royal Brunei Airlines signs as Official Airline for National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) and the National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) sign a partnership agreement on 17th September 2019.
Present as guest of honor and to witness the signing was His Royal Highness Pengiran Bendahara Seri Maharaja Permaisuara Pengiran Muda Haji Sufri Bolkiah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, President of NFABD. Also present were Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Hj Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II and Chairman of RB Board of Directors; as well as Yang Berhormat (Retired) Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports.
Under the agreement, RB is named as the Official Airline for NFABD and will be supporting NFABD via subsidized flight tickets for NFABD players and officials.
Signing the agreement on behalf of RB were Mr. Karam Chand, RB’s CEO and Mr. Martin Aeberli, RB’s Chief Commercial Officer. Signing on behalf of NFABD were Pg Hj Aliudin bin Pg Hj Tajudin, NFABD’s ExCo member and Pg Anak Mohd. Sofian bin Pg Anak Hj Ibrahim, NFABD’s General Secretary.
“As the National Carrier, RB is extremely proud to be the airline partner for the National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) where RB will be supporting NFABD officials and players’ flights for international matches, conferences as well as trainings” said Karam Chand, RB CEO.
“This agreement is another milestone reached by NFABD and we are greatly honored and appreciate the support and trust given by the RB. We hope with this memorandum, it will clear the airways for us to be connected better with the rest of footballing world thus expand our wings” said Pg Anak Mohd. Sofian, General Secretary of NFABD.
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