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Tuesday, 4 October 2011

25 theft cases, 19 car accidents over 3 days

2011-10-04 TWENTY-FIVE cases of thefts and 19 car accidents were recorded from September 28 to 30 by the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) Public Relations Unit.The report, which was issued yesterday said that the thefts occurred in a number of locations such...

EGNC offers services to private sector

2011-10-04 THE E-Government National Centre (EGNC) is looking into expanding its Data Centre to provide services to the private sector, such as maintaining the physical well-being of their IT equipment. EGNC System Engineer at its Operations Division Pg Amirul...

Civil servants attend training on analytical and technical skills

2011-10-04 BRUNEI is focused on producing government officers who are not only hardworking and dedicated but also able to enhance their intellectual capacity.Speaking during the launching of the 9th Executive Development Programme for Middle Management...

ILIA conducts 4-tier study to assess EDP

2011-10-04 THE Institute of Leadership, Innovation and Advancement (ILIA) at Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) are currently assessing the usefulness of the Executive Development Programme for Middle Management Officers from the experiences of past...

Bicta winners aim to go far with their ideas, services

2011-10-04 WINNERS of this year's Brunei ICT Awards (Bicta) expressed their keen interest in taking their ideas to the next level by expanding their services as well as their skills in the fields of ICT.First prize winners, Dk Siti Syuhaidah Pg Hj Baharuddin,...

Constructions of new buildings will be based on energy-saving guidelines

2011-10-04 NEW buildings that will involve the Public Works Department (PWD) will be designed and constructed with energy-efficient guidelines in mind."In our view, it is also very important to look at the 'passive' approach," said Marzuke Hj Mohsin...

Monday, 3 October 2011

HM makes regatta more exciting

2011-10-03 THE people of Marudi yesterday gave a warm and colourful welcome to His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam to mark the historic visit of their royal guest to grace the century-old Baram Regatta.Yesterday's visit also saw...

30 rewarded for winning essay, photography competitions

2011-10-03 MORE than 30 individuals walked home with prizes as the names of winners of the 'The Brunei Times Essay Writing Competition' and 'BT Click Power of Photography Competition 2011' were announced yesterday.To commemorate the Royal...

Monarch visit rare, momentous moment, say Marudi residents

2011-10-03 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's trip to Marudi for the century-old Baram Regatta was met with much enthusiasm from residents here as many considered the monarch visit a rare and momentous ocassion."This is...

HRH donates $10,000 to Pusat Ehsan

2011-10-03 HER ROYAL Highness Princess Fadzilah Lubabul Bulqiah donated $10,000 to Pusat Ehsan Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam to support the programmes to provide education, training and rehabilitation services to the charity centre at its Sixth Charity Bazaar...

Brunei joins OIC meet to up cooperation in healthcare

2011-10-03 BRUNEI Darussalam is enhancing its surveillance system on infectious diseases and strengthening laboratory capacity for diagnosis and confirmation of the diseases, while maintaining high immunisation coverage, said Minister of Health at the 3rd OIC...

Photography, essay contests offer insights into RBAF's role

2011-10-03 THE photography and essay competitions organised by The Brunei Times to mark the Royal Brunei Armed Forces's (RBAF), have helped educate the public on RBAF's role in the nation and appreciate the nation's military force, said RBAF Deputy...

Teachers embrace healthy life call

2011-10-03 OVER a thousand teachers answered the government's call to lead a healthier life by participating in the Ministry of Education Teacher's Day Walkathon early yesterday morning in the capital.From 6am, teachers from government and private schools in...

ICT skills crucial in disseminating Islam

2011-10-03 A REPRESENTATIVE of the Islamic Welfare Organisation Malaysia emphasised on the importance of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) training for religious workers spreading the message of Islam in the age of globalisation. Interviewed...

Caning, prison for car thief rapist

2011-10-03 THE HIGH Court on Saturday sentenced a 37-year-old Bruneian to 16 years imprisonment and 10 strokes of the cane for impersonating an immigration enforcement officerAdimodaamin Hj Moktal was found guilty of extortion, impersonation, criminal...

Outdoor activities curbed due to haze

2011-10-03 RECENT hazy conditions are causing some members of the public to refrain from spending too much time outdoors.Last week, air quality of some districts in the Sultanate were within good to moderate level with Belait recording the highest Pollution...

Be 'overcautious' in treating newborns

2011-10-03 WHEN taking care of newborn babies, it is better to be "overcautious" but at the same time seek opinions from medical practitioners, said a Specialist Neonatologist from the Raja Isteri Pg Anak Saleha (Ripas) Hospital.At the Paediatric...

HM Congratulatory Messages To Korea

2011-10-03 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has sent congratulatory message to Lee Myung-Bak (pictured), President of Korea for the country's National Foundation Day celebration.The monarch said that he greatly valued the close...

To Germany

2011-10-03 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has sent congratulatory message on the occasion of Day of German Unity to Christian Wulff (pictured left) and Angela Merkel, the President and Chancellor of Germany, respectively.In his...

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