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Saturday, 18 October 2014

HM, ASEM leaders stress better Asia-Europe connectivity

2014-10-18 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam joined other leaders in calling for the establishment of an integrated, sustainable, secure and convenient air, maritime and land transportation system between Asia and Europe. During...

Friday, 17 October 2014

JUST IN: Royal Brunei revives flights to Ho Chi Minh City

2014-10-17 NATIONAL carrier Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) has reinstated flights to Ho Chi Minh City starting today. The first flight bound for the Vietnamese city took off earlier this evening at 6.45pm. RB now operates four direct flights a week to Ho Chi...

JUST IN: BruCERT to host conference on cyber security

2014-10-17 CYBER security experts will share their knowledge at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation-Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC-CERT) annual conference next week. The Brunei Computer Emergency Response Team (BruCERT) will host the conference...

JUST IN: Community joins hands to repair collapsed house in Kg Pelambaian

2014-10-17 REPAIR works have started for a family of seven’s Kg Pelambaian house that collapsed into the Brunei River last month. The Brunei-Muara District Office, Fire and Rescue Department and villagers have teamed up to clear the debris of the collapsed...

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini. Oktober 17, 2014

2014-10-17 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: Sermon warns against spreading rumours, false information via social media

2014-10-17 THE Friday sermon today reminded Muslims not to spread rumours and false information especially through social media, as such acts could bring disorder to the society. Imams said sharing any kind of information through mediums such as mobile...

JUST IN: Civil servant detained for gambling

2014-10-17 THE Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) has detained a civil servant suspected of running a 4D gambling operation in the vicinity of Bandar Seri Begawan following a public tip off. In a statement issued by the RBPF today, the suspect was detained on...

The Brunei Times Daily Newscast. October 17th, 2014

2014-10-17 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: Registration open for night cycling, walk and run event

2014-10-17 REGISTRATION is still open for the “Night Cycling, Walk and Run” charity event which will be held on November 29 at the Hassanal Bolkiah Indoor Stadium, the Humanitarian Emergency Aid Response Team (HEART) said today.  According to the...

JUST IN: 30 officers graduate from fourth CSC training

2014-10-17 THIRTY officers graduated from the fourth Command and Staff Course (CSC) of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) at the Sungai Akar Camp today. The graduates comprised of 13 military personnel from the RBAF, one Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF)...

HM: We do not condone terrorism

2014-10-17 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in a titah before fellow leaders from Asia and Europe made it clear that the Sultanate does not stand for terrorism, and called on regional and international partners to work in...

Sultan holds talks with prime ministers of Italy, Netherlands

2014-10-17 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday held two more bilateral meetings with the prime ministers of Italy and The Netherlands on the sidelines of the 10th Asia-Europe Summit Meetings (ASEM). The Sultan first met...

10th ASEM opens in Milan

2014-10-17 LEADERS from Asia and Europe and His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam congregated at the Milano Congressi Convention Centre here in Milan yesterday for the 10th Asia-Europe Summit Meeting (ASEM). Upon arrival, His...

Deputy Sultan receives Southeast Asian ministers

2014-10-17 HIS Royal Highness Prince Hj Al-Muhtadee Billah, Deputy Sultan and the Chairman of Brunei Darussalam’s National Disaster Council yesterday received in audience ministers and heads of delegations of the Third Meeting of the Conference of the Parties...

Minister urges Postal Services Department to step up efforts

2014-10-17 The Minister of Communications has urged the Department of Postal Services to explore new strategies based on current trends to remain relevant. The increase in mobile devices and Internet usage, presents itself as a challenge that can threaten...

Road closure for Tutong Regatta

2014-10-17 SEVERAL roads in Tutong will be closed off to the public as early as 3pm today for the Regatta that will be taking place at the Tutong Waterfront (Tatangan Persiaran Tutong) this Sunday. The Regatta is held to commemorate His Majesty the Sultan...

Project to boost flight safety at airport begins

2014-10-17 SAFETY of flights operating at the Brunei International Airport will be further reinforced with the implementation of Low Level Wind Shear Alert System (LLWAS) at the airport. The Brunei Darussalam Meteorological Department (BDMD) signed a...

Met dep’t denies storm message

2014-10-17 THE Brunei Darussalam Meteorological Department has denied reports of heavy thunderstorms which were circulated around via Whatsapp and other social media ont October 15. In a press statement, the department reminded the public not to disseminate...

PKBN can make youth disciplined

2014-10-17   THE National Service Programme (PKBN) can shape Brunei’s youth to become a disciplined and visionary generation who love their king, religion, country and elders and who are prepared to lend their support and energy to the community. Minister...

PGGMB team to attend meeting to boost use of Malay language

2014-10-17 A TEAM from the Brunei Malay Teachers Association (PGGMB) is to attend a seminar in Malaysia today which will discuss ways to boost the use of Malay as a communication tool in the region. The delegation of four PGGMB senior officers led by...

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