Last night, Baiduri Bank Group hosted a fun filled event for members of the media in appreciation of the close working relationship that exists between them and the Bank. The event was held at the 1-Lotus Restaurant’s function hall, Wild Lotus and was themed “A Night at the African Safari”.
The event commenced with welcoming remarks from Mr. Pierre Imhof, Chief Executive Officer of Baiduri Bank. In his speech, he thanked the media for their continued support, stating the importance of their roles in the success of Baiduri Bank Group. Mr Imhof also shared some of the recent activities of Baiduri Bank Group including the launching of the Smart Executive Programme, the opening of the Times Square branch and the debut of the new and improved Baiduri Student Account’s 4U Value Pack. Baiduri Bank Group has also put more focus on improving customer engagement by giving more emphasis on Social Media channels such as Facebook and Twitter as well as increasing customer accessibility through the unveiling of 2 smartphone apps- Baiduri Deals and the Baiduri Mobile Banking App.
In keeping with its commitment to the Brunei market, Baiduri Bank has also upgraded some premises in the branch network, including the full renovation of the Kuala Belait branch which has completed recently. The Baiduri Bank Muara branch will be also relocated for the benefit and convenience of customers and the public.
Throughout the evening, media members, who were divided into teams, played themed games, which included “Lion Race” which was a relay race, “Don’t Feed the Monkeys” where participants had to break open a custom made pinatas for their team members to collect as many sweets as possible, and “Unleash the beast in you” which involved members of the media to do an interpretive performance of a type of animal.
The highlight of the night was the lucky draw grand prize, which was a Travel Package to Redang Island with total value of $2,000 sponsored by Tourism Malaysia. Other prizes included electronic items and cash prizes. A huge turnout of guests from various media agencies attended the function. Mr. Ti Eng Hui, Deputy General Manager, Retail Banking and Branch Network, Ms. Dorothy Newn, Head of Corporate Communications & Marketing, and other members of the management and staff of Baiduri Bank Group were also present.