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Monday, 15 February 2010

Nationwide dzikir heralds Prophet's birthday celebrations

2010-02-15 MOSQUES nationwide last night held the opening ceremonies of Dzikir Syarafil Anam to mark the upcoming birthday celebrations of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).The official ceremony was focused at the Jame 'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah mosque in...

Sunday, 14 February 2010

Chinese New Year at The Empire

2010-02-14 LEAP into the Year of the Tiger with a prosperity feast this weekend at The Empire Hotel and Country Club.From today until the last day of Chinese New Year, February 28, Li Gong restaurant is featuring a range of dishes from $40 per person plus 10...

Brunei's top tradesfolk show off their skills

2010-02-14 OVER the past few weeks tradesfolk from all walks of life have pitted their skills against each other with the aim of being recognised as among the best in the land.One of the most important projects organised by the Department of Technical...

Setia Motors kicks off 2010 with Hyundai i20 World Cup

2010-02-14 SETIA Motors kicked off its series of events and promotions for 2010 with a promotion being held in conjunction with 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, of which Hyundai is an official partner.The launch of the first promotion coincided with the...

Yayasan donates over $5,000 to mosques

2010-02-14 THE Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (YSHHB) on Thursday donated more than $5,000 to several mosques and religious centres at a ceremony at the YSHHB office in the capital on Thursday.Present to hand over the donations was the YSHHB Managing...

Sehat Water receives ISO 22000

2010-02-14 Ibic Sdn Bhd (Sehat Water) staff pose with their ISO 22000:2005 certification, recently presented to the company at a ceremony at The Empire Hotel & Country Club. In attaining the certification, Ibic aims to achieve customer satisfaction through...

Engines of progress, development: HM

2010-02-14 Mukim and Village Consultative CouncilsTHE Mukim and Village Consultative Council has the crucial role of being the "engines of progress, thinkers and planners" in the societal development of respective villages in the country, said His...

MoH suspends H1N1 vaccination campaign

2010-02-14 THE Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the temporary suspension of the Influenza A (H1N1) vaccination programme effective as of yesterday.The programme was suspended to ensure that a new batch of vaccines from a different supplier passes...

Norhayati to take Brunei Halal, HoB around the world

2010-02-14 BRUNEI's very own halal brand and the "Green Heart of Borneo" project are set to traverse the globe together on "Jambo", the Brunei-registered, four-wheel-drive vehicle driven by Brunei explorers husband-and-wife pair of Harun...

Kg Belais dan Buda-Buda receives bronze

2010-02-14 KAMPUNG Belais dan Buda-Buda of Mukim Bokok in Temburong District yesterday won the bronze, the highest award handed out yesterday by His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam for the first-ever Excellent Village Awards 2009 at...

Firefighters to march 50km to mark golden jubilee

2010-02-14 FIFTY of Brunei Darussalam's relentless firefighters will march for 50 kilometres on March 9 to mark the Fire and Rescue Department's 50th anniversary, as a testament to the department's commitment to duty and country, which knows no fatigue."...

Village contenders eye gold award for next year

2010-02-14 THE gaping hole meant for the gold and silver awards during the National Level Excellent Village Awards 2009 yesterday managed to instil a sense of spirited competitiveness between the award contenders to strive harder for the top two coveted awards...

Beware online drug predators, youngsters warned

2010-02-14 AN ASSEMBLY of 54 Year 8 students from Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Secondary School yesterday were warned of the dangers of making friends through online social networking media such as Facebook and Twitter as their new "friends"...

Unissa launches first journal on Arabic language

2010-02-14 THE Faculty of Arabic and Islamic Civilisation of Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (Unissa) yesterday launched the first edition of its first journal on education which focuses on the Arabic language. Majalah Al-Dirasat Al-Arabiyyah was launched...

Four Malaysians nabbed in joint drive

2010-02-14 FOUR Malaysian men without employment passes were detained last Thursday during a joint operation at logging areas and sawmills in Ulu Tutong. Four government enforcement agencies comprising the Department of Forestry, Department of Immigration and...

Brunei to compete at Morocco Quran contest

2010-02-14 BRUNEI has been invited for the first time to participate in the sixth International Quran Recitation, Memorisation (Musabaqah) and Translation Competition staged in Morocco starting February 16 and will compete in one of the two contested...

Call to revive glory of Malay Muslim civilisation era

2010-02-14 THE arrival of western powers and the English language to the Malay world had impacted not only the development of Malay Islamic civilisation, but also all aspects of life including education, said Minister of Communications yesterday.Speaking at...

Saturday, 13 February 2010

Taib contributes to MoHA and Darusysyifa' Warrafahah

2010-02-13 TABUNG Amanah Islam Brunei (Taib) yesterday presented contribution to Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) and Darusysyifa' Warrafahah and at the Taib main branch in the capital yesterday.Present to hand over the contributions was Taib's Acting Managing...

HSBC to hold CNY open houses on Feb 25

2010-02-13 HSBC Brunei will be celebrating the Lunar New Year, Year of the Tiger with exciting lion dance performances and 'open houses' at all of its branches.HSBC customers are invited to join in the festivities. The traditional lion dance performances will...

44 people attend umrah briefing

2010-02-13 SOME 44 jemaah attended a briefing on Penghayatan Umrah dan Pengurusan held by Darussalam Holdings Sdn Bhd held at Jame' Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque in Bandar Seri Begawan.The programme was organised for those who will be performing Umrah from...

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