Handing Over and Taking Over of the Brunei Darussalam BIMP EAGA Business Council Chairmanship was held in Tanjung Bunut on the afternoon of 16th April 2020. Present during this closed event are exclusive and limited to office members only including its current Permanent Advisor of the Supreme Advisory Council of Brunei Darussalam BIMP EAGA Business Council, Pengiran Yura Kesteria bin Pengiran Setia Negara Pengiran Dr Haji Muhammad Yusuf and new Chairman, Pengiran Haris bin Pengiran Haji Duraman and its Deputy Chairman, Capt (ret) Zailan bin Datu Kerma Setia Major (ret) Dato Seri Laila Jasa Mohd Don.
The brief private event started with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and followed straight by the handing over of the chairmanship. Among the positions handed over were, Secretary of Industry and Zone Development, Secretary of Communications and Media, Secretary of Immigration, Quarantine and Security, Secretary of Shariah Compliance and Halal Services and Secretary of Islamic Affairs. The handover is then ended once again by a recitation of Doa to bless the event.
Social Distancing and precautionary measures were strictly noted throughout the closed brief event.