Happenings

Friday, 17 October 2014

Maybank gives wheelchairs to PAPDA

2014-10-17 ASSOCIATION for Paraplegic and Physically Handicapped People of Brunei Darussalam (PAPDA) received a helping hand yesterday as Maybank donated six wheelchairs to the association. The handover ceremony was started with the recitation of Surah Al-...

Be happy with Acer this weekend

2014-10-17 HEAD to selected Acer Liquid smartphone vendors this weekend for the Happy Weekend offer.Be one of the lucky few to purchase a brand new Acer Liquid smartphone at amazing knock-off prices.This offer was unveiled to members of the media as well as...

Thursday, 16 October 2014

Author’s musical storytelling tips

2014-10-16 AUTHOR and storyteller Rob Parkinson yesterday regaled students with tales woven with music from various instruments that were around a chair placed in the middle of the stage of the Jerudong International School (JIS)’s Lecture Theatre. Students...

M’sia veteran shares trades of media industry

2014-10-16 MEMBERS of the creative collective, Fun Artist Brunei, on Tuesday night took the opportunity to meet and share in the wisdom and advice of entertainment industry veteran, Fauziah Nawi, at the Bali Pit-stop in Kiulap.Fauziah was in the Sultanate to...

Collection of RB’s race kits starts tomorrow

2014-10-16 PARTICIPANTS of Royal Brunei Airlines’ (RB) first charity race can collect their race kits tomorrow and on Saturday at the Royal Brunei Recreational Centre. From 8am to 10pm, with the exception for a break between 11.45am to 2pm on Friday,...

Prospective BEDB grant recipients attend LiveWIRE workshops

2014-10-16 PROSPECTIVE recipients of Brunei Economic Development Board’s (BEDB) Youth Development Resources (YDR) grant recently participated in the Bright Ideas workshop and the Business Plan Series conducted by LiveWIRE Brunei.Seventeen applicants attended...

Music students to showcase talents for charity on Sunday

2014-10-16 IT’S not too late to get your tickets to a charity concert organised by Expression Music Academy which will take place this Sunday at Pusat Insani, Seria.“Leap of Creation 2” is the second such event organised by the music education centre, where...

The Coffee Bean brings cheer with Happy Campaign

2014-10-16 START the day with a smile at The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf (The Coffee Bean) as its Happy Campaign aims to provide positive vibes throughout its outlets around the Sultanate.The campaign, which was launched yesterday, saw a revamp of the coffee...

Korean festival starts tomorrow

2014-10-16 HEAD to Times Square Shopping Complex this weekend for a glimpse of what Korea has to offer at a festival dedicated to the nation. From tomorrow until Sunday, Korean Culture Festival will be held at Times Square’s atrium. The festival, which is a...

IT gadget deals at YIHFA

2014-10-16 PLANNING to change your old notebook or desktop to a new one?Visit YIHFA Computer Technology (YIHFA), a one-stop IT shop, which has been in town for 11 years, as it is offering promotions on a number of items.These include new arrival...

KFC burger with a Japanese kick

2014-10-16 SINK your teeth into the new Tokyo Black Pepper Mushroom Burger — the latest edition to KFC’s menu launched yesterday. Following the successful launch of the fast food restaurant’s Thai Green Curry Chicken, KFC is now bringing in a taste of Nippon...

Traditional hair cuts for charity

2014-10-16 COME dapperly dressed for a good cause to Stay Traditional Barber and Shop this Saturday for its grand opening, which will especially benefit individuals with special needs. The men’s barber shop will be opening earlier than usual, at 12pm, to...

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Chinese firm, association donate to Labi’s needy

2014-10-15 TEN less-fortunate families in Labi I and II area recently got a pleasant surprise when they received donations in the form of basic groceries from a local company and organisation.The donations were courtesy of Yeng Bee Sdn Bhd together with...

Aidil Adha cheer for orphans, disabled kids

2014-10-15 RENNAH Services Sdn Bhd recently brought cheer to less fortunate children in Kuala Belait as it organised a small Aidil Adha celebration.Some 30 orphans and 20 disabled students were invited to the event held at a housing area of Lumut. Family...

Bone and joint screening packages at JPMC

2014-10-15 BONES and joints make up the framework of our body. Pains and diseases such as knee, back and neck pain, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis and joint problems can be caused by factors such as lifestyle pattern and age. Be aware of your body’s condition...

Talk on Australian varsity

2014-10-15 EDUCATION counsellors from various private and government schools as well as the School Counselling Unit at the Ministry of Education yesterday were given insight on studying at the University of Tasmania. Held at the Australian High Commission,...

Headphones and mouse for the serious gamer

2014-10-15 GO BRIGHT and bold with new colourful Siberia v2 headsets from SteelSeries, a company which offers a large range of top notch gear for gamers.Based on the award-winning Siberia Headset, the v2 features major enhancements to the sound quality and...

BIBD is nation’s best bank, Islamic financial institution

2014-10-15 BIBD was recently named the Sultanate’s best in two categories — the emerging markets banks under the Asia-Pacific region and Islamic financial institution for the year — at the Global Finance Magazine’s 16th Best Bank Awards Ceremony. The...

VW Jetta’s High Line is ready for a spin

2014-10-15 EXPERIENCE the high life when you test drive Volkswagen (VW) Brunei’s new variant of the Jetta family, which is coined the “High Line”.This new variant from the German automobile maker features details that bring the already premium Jetta to...

Baiduri Bank Group relaunches KB branch

2014-10-15 A RELAUNCHING for Baiduri Bank Group’s Kuala Belait branch took place yesterday, giving the guests a better view of its recently renovated premises. More than 300 guests comprising senior officials from the government, employees of Brunei Shell...

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