Happenings

Thursday, 22 December 2011

More awards for Baiduri Bank

2011-12-22 BAIDURI Bank Group has been recognised as the "best banking group in Brunei" for the third time at the 2011 World Finance Awards. This decision was reached through an independent world study conducted by World Finance, a renowned global...

TAIB unveils new branch at Airport Mall

2011-12-22 PERBADANAN Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei (TAIB) is opening the doors of its new branch to the public today in a step to provide greater convenience and accessibility to customers.This new branch is located at units 18 and 19 on the ground floor of the...

Vincci reopens Kiulap branch

2011-12-22 AFTER a one month hiatus, the newly renovated Vincci in Kiulap has reopened its doors once again for their loyal customers. Fresh with a new look, Vincci is also offering great discounts and exclusive gifts for their customers."The newly...

Sunlit donates to welfare bodies

2011-12-22 SUNLIT Advertising Sdn Bhd, organiser of the Edutainment Wonderland, yesterday held a handover ceremony of 50 admission tickets to a number of welfare bodies in the vicinity of the Wonderland.The contribution was intended to give and enable the less...

Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Edutainment Wonderland open for two more weeks

2011-12-21 LARGE crowds of happy visitors, especially excited children, marked a successful first week of the Brunei Edutainment Wonderland.Running from 9 to 31 December at the parking area of the Riverview Hotel, the Wonderland offers the public a wide...

Empire members awarded

2011-12-21 ABOUT 36 members participated in The Empire Hotel & Country Club "Team Member" monthly medal tournament for December.The exciting tournament resulted in Jean Claude and Marie Claire Salboch as winners for the Husband & Wife...

'Ambuyat Man' is here!

2011-12-21 COMIC fans do not have to look further as the local cartoon scene is now merrier with the recent launch of a new superhero "Ambuyat Man", the first comic book produced by Brunei's own cartoonist, Nu'urul Zirwatul Amal @ Nu'urul Ayaine Hj...

Calling all design geeks and artists

2011-12-21 AS PART of its IMMerse programme, iCentre will play host to MadMilk Design and Services, who will facilitate a creative workshop discussing the concept "The Artist and The Geek By Design", which will take place on December 23 at the...

Training held for apps development hopefuls

2011-12-21 DST has recently held the first phase of its FUTUREApps Mobile Application Development Competition, with 30 lucky participants selected to take part in a professional training programme. DST has invited Stefano Virgilli, a professional trainer from...

Poni Divers hosts 'Santadive'

2011-12-21 LOCAL dive operator, Poni Divers, hosted a "Santa Dive" for its members and diving newbies at Pelong Rocks off the Muara shore last Saturday. The dive was organised in collaboration with Lantaran Recreational Dive Tours, who provided the...

Spreading holiday joy at The Radisson Hotel

2011-12-21 THE Radisson Hotel Brunei Darussalam is getting ready for the festive and year end celebrations, and is inviting guests to indulge in a comprehensive programme of Christmas and New Year's Eve festivities that will include live entertainment, a visit...

Fire exercise at Baiduri Bank HQ a success

2011-12-21 FIRE alarms and sirens sounded around the Baiduri Bank head office in Kiarong yesterday in a staged fire scenario. More than 100 of the bank's customers, employees and heads of departments were successfully "evacuated" and assembled in...

Tuesday, 20 December 2011

First bowling tourney for Smarter Brunei

2011-12-20 IT WAS a fun day for SMARTER (Society for the Management of Autism Related Issues in Training, Education and Resources) Brunei as 26 Individuals with Autism (IWA) gathered together with their families for a day of bowling at MegaStrike Bowling...

Baker Hughes holds walkathon

2011-12-20 TO PROMOTE health awareness amongst its staff and to the community, Baker Hughes EHO Ltd held a walkathon event recently at Taman Persiaran, Jln Sungai in Kuala Belait. The event was supported by the Belait District Office.The Walkathon began from...

HSBC introduces educational programme for special children

2011-12-20 HSBC Brunei has launched Future First, its global flagship education programme that aims to make education more accessible for disadvantaged and children with special needs with a toy donation drive contributed by HSBC employees, held yesterday at...

PepsiCo, Kingston sign new deal

2011-12-20 PEPSICO has renewed and signed an Exclusive Bottling Appointment (EBA) with Kingston Beverage & Creamery Sdn Bhd to manufacture and distribute PepsiCo beverages in Brunei. These PepsiCo proprietary beverages will continue to be locally...

SCB raises fund for families

2011-12-20 STANDARD Chartered Bank (SCB) recently held a year-end charity drive, raising over $2,000 from staff for purchasing household items and food for nine underprivileged families residing in the Brunei-Muara, Tutong and Belait districts.On December 217...

Archery for the public

2011-12-20 WANT to know how it feels like to be Robin Hood? Then head down to the BJ Archery booth at Brunei Edutainment Wonderland at the Riverview Hotel carpark area in Gadong to see if you have what it takes to become an archer.In an interview with The...

Mee Bandung contest winners announced

2011-12-20 A 36-YEAR-old and eight-year-old family pair emerged as champions at the Agromas Mee Bandung family eating competition, recently held in conjunction with the Malaysian Carnival Product Fair at Giant Hypermarket Tasik Rimba. Md Seruddin Hj Ahmad and...

Badminton stars'day out with fans

2011-12-20 THE local badminton community was abuzz with the news of Indonesia's badminton gold medallists in the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games Susy Susanty and Alan Budi Kusuma holding a meet-and-greet session at the Imperial Sports main shop yesterday.The pair...

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