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Sunday, 19 October 2014

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini. Oktober 19, 2014

2014-10-19 Thank you for watching The Brunei Times daily newscast in Bahasa Melayu.  Our journalists take turns presenting our news summaries so you know tomorrow’s stories even before they are printed. You may visit this directory to see when new editions...

JUST IN: Nine girl guides feted for long service

2014-10-19 HER Majesty Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hj Saleha, royal patron for the Girl Guides Association of Brunei Darussalam, today presented awards to nine long-serving girl guides in a ceremony at the International Convention in Berakas in conjunction with...

The Brunei Times Daily Newscast. October 19th, 2014

2014-10-19 Thank you for watching The Brunei Times daily newscast. Our journalists take turns presenting our news summaries so you know tomorrow’s stories even before they are printed. You may visit this directory to see when new editions are up on the site...

JUST IN: Four youth represent Brunei at Beijing Youth Forum

2014-10-19 FOUR young Bruneians departed for Beijing, China today to attend the 2014 International Youth Organisation Forum and Beijing Sister City Youth Camp. Rodziah Hj Adnan, Stephanie Yong, Mohd Khairullizan Mohd Yussof and Firdaus Ismail –...

The Great Race by Royal Brunei Airlines (RB)

2014-10-19 Over 3,500 took part in The Great Race, the first Royal Brunei Airlines’s (RB) charity race to raise funds for the Paralympic Council Brunei Darussalam and Green Brunei on October 19, 2014. Flag off was from the Indoor Stadium, Berakas.  The...

JUST IN: Over 3,500 run RB's Great Race

2014-10-19 Over 3,500 individuals took part in this morning's Royal Brunei Great Race, which saw participants of the 10km category enduring an obstacle course. This is the first charity run organised by the flag carrier who have named Green Brunei and the...

One patient diagnosed with schizophrenia every week

2014-10-19 ONE new patient is diagnosed with schizophrenia every week in Brunei Darussalam, a healthcare professional said yesterday. Speaking to The Brunei Times after a movie on the mental health condition at the Institut Teknologi Brunei (ITB), Norazmizah...

Residents upset at water disruption

2014-10-19 RESIDENTS from three villages in the district are demanding the Public Works Department (PWD) provide an explanation on the constant water disruption in their areas. Several areas in Tutong and Brunei-Muara districts experienced low and no water...

NGO to raise funds for poor families via charity event

2014-10-19 THE Council on Social Welfare (MKM) will be organising a charity dinner this November to raise funds for projects providing assistance to underprivileged families. The event is slated for November 21 at The Empire Hotel and Country Club, and will...

Ensuring rural students not left behind

2014-10-19 TEACHING approaches that encourage inquiry-based learning are crucial in reaching out to students in a district where there is a significant rural population whose first language is not English, an award-winning teacher said.Sylvia Bernardette...

Gov’t officers attend counselling course

2014-10-19 THE Ministry of Education’s (MoE) 19th counselling and guidance course for government officers kicked off yesterday at the Department of Schools on Jln Ong Sum Ping.This year, thirty-six government officers from different agencies are participating...

SVW appreciates its computing model course instructors

2014-10-19 WASAN Vocational School (SVW) presented tokens of apppreciation to instructors of the Leadership or One-to-One Computing in Model Schools Programme (1:1 CiMS) yesterday. Present at the awards ceremony at SVW’s campus were Acting Principal Saiful...

More bands applying to represent Brunei at WCOPA 2015

2014-10-19 MORE than 100 aspiring artistes have applied to audition for next year’s World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) 2015 competition, to be held at Long Beach, California.In an interview with The Brunei Times, National Director of WCOPA in...

Tutong Regatta kicks off today

2014-10-19 THE district’s first regatta in over a decade is scheduled to kick off at the waterfront in Tutong Town today to celebrate His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s 68th birthday. Members of the public are invited to watch...

Koperasi BKSS opens new branch, expands menu

2014-10-19 KOPERASI Berkat Kerjakaras Semua Sanang (BKSS) opened a new branch at Madang Complex, last month.Speaking to The Brunei Times, Chairman of Koperasi BKSS, Hj Salleh Hj Mohiddin said that the cooperative offers the same items and services as the...

Building of house for family of 4 starts again

2014-10-19 THE building of a family of four’s Kg Pudak house restarted yesterday after construction was stalled due to budget constraints since 2012. Acting Brunei-Muara District Officer Mohd Sunadi Hj Buntar said the construction of the house was delayed...

Man claims trial to drug possession

2014-10-19 A MAN claimed trial to a charge of drug possession after denying the drugs belonged to him.The court document stated that Mohammad Daniel Amir, 22, is accused of being in possession of class A drug, methamphetamine or locally known as syabu, while...

68 months’ jail for multiple break-ins

2014-10-19 THE Intermediate Court yesterday sentenced a man to serve 68 months in jail and to be given four strokes of the cane for being involved in multiple house break-ins and trespass. The defendant, Ampuan Abdul Wali Al-Wali Ampuan Abdul Rahman, 24,...

Time management skills biggest challenge

2014-10-19 TIME management skills were the biggest challenge facing participants from the 21 schools participating in the third Brunei Entrepreneurship (BEES) Programme taking place earlier this year.A total of 23 BEES companies were created by the programme...

Taking risks and prioritising action key to success as entrepreneurs

2014-10-19 TAKE risks and prioritise action above all else to be successful entrepreneurs, the Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) managing director told students. During the third Brunei Entrepreneurship Education Scheme (BEES) award ceremony, Ken Marnoch said...

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