Coastal Clean-Up Continues for 9th Instalment

Brunei Gas Carriers (BGC) organised its ninth annual International Coastal Clean-Up at Jerudong Beach on Saturday, 16th September 2023. The event, which was also its fourth year collaborating with the Maritime and Port Authority of Brunei Darussalam (MPABD) saw approximately 200 volunteers, and a total 1.4 tonnes of garbage collected across 2km of shoreline.

The activity was part of BGC’s social investment initiative, ‘Clean Rivers, Clean Seas’, to create awareness and promote environmental conservation in conjunction with World Maritime Day 2023 which falls on 28th September 2023.

Present at the event was Yang Mulia Awg Haji Salihin Haji Aspar, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Transport), Ministry of Transport and Infocommunications (MTIC). Also in attendance were event partners Makan Ceria Sdn Bhd and Poni Divers Brunei, Mitsubishi Corporation, BGC employees and families, representatives from the Jerudong community, government agencies, institutions, and schools.

We look forward to organising more initiatives in support of global sustainable development goals.

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