Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery is pleased to present its latest exhibition entitled ‘Financial LATeracy’ as part of its continuing efforts to promote prudent financial management as an essential life skill. The exhibitions is based on the work done by Malaysia’s most renowned cartoonist Datuk Mohammad Nor Khalid or better known as Datuk Lat.
‘Buku Wang Saku’ series published by Bank Negara Malaysia to educate young students on basic savings and expenditure. This exhibition was launched today by Tan Sri Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia at the Bank’s Museum and Art Gallery, Sasana Kijang.
Financial LATeracy is a collection of more than 150 distinctive caricatures by Datuk Lat featured in 14 series of Buku Wang Saku or Pocket Money Book. Since 1999, fifteen million (15,000,000) copies of Buku Wang Saku have been circulated to school children to inculcate prudent money management from a young age.
This Financial LATeracy Exhibition will be held at Museum and Art Gallery, Sasana Kijang. This gallery will be open daily from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm, except for three days (3 days) during Hari Raya Aidilfitri holiday.
For more info and updates, please visit Bank Negara Malaysia website at www.bnm.gov.my