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Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Spotlight on education at youth forum

2014-11-18 EDUCATION was the main topic at a youth forum at the Youth Centre yesterday.  The forum whose theme was “Developing strategies towards youth engagement in national building”, was to provide a platform for broader understanding of issues and...

Accident in Mumong claims one life

2014-11-18 A LOCAL woman, aged 29, was killed when her car was involved in a collision with another car at the Mumong turn-off along the Seria-Mumong highway. According to a Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) statement, an emergency call was made to the Seria...

KB firemen capture 17-footer goat thief

2014-11-18 A GOAT herder in Kuala Balai was missing a goat on Saturday morning when he conveniently found the thief sleeping in the goatpen. After alerting the Fire and Rescue Department, five firemen from the Kuala Belait Fire Station arrived at this farm...

Correction

2014-11-18 WITH reference to the article ‘Municipal on a mission to rid BSB of abandoned vehicle’ published on November 17, 2014, the department clarified that the 15 abandoned vehicles are awaiting to be towed. In the eighth paragraph, the correct Act should...

TelBru conducts cable cutover at Jalan Manggis Dua

2014-11-18 TELBRU will carry out a cable cutover to replace a faulty cable at Jalan Manggis Dua commencing at 11pm on Tuesday, November 25, said a press statement from TelBru yesterday. The cable cutover is TelBru’s effort to enhance and improve its services...

Indonesian embassy to hold briefing on human trafficking

2014-11-18 IN A bid to raise awareness on human trafficking, the Indonesian embassy will be holding a briefing on trafficking in persons (TIP) this Sunday at the Youth Centre in Bandar Seri Begawan. The briefing is aimed at Indonesian workers residing in...

Immigration department conducts road show in Temburong

2014-11-18 THE National Registration and Immigration Department yesterday held a road show for Penghulu and village heads in Temburong to share information on acts and laws enforced by the department. Head Senior Immigration Officer, Hj Mohd Yante Hussaine...

Students get close look at firemen

2014-11-18 THE Fire and Rescue Department presented an insight into their daily duties to students and teachers of the Awang Semaun Secondary School (SMAS) yesterday.About 40 SMAS teachers and Year 7 students went to the Sungai Kebun Fire and Rescue Station...

2 Malaysian ships in Brunei for naval drills

2014-11-18 ROYAL Malaysian Navy (RMN) ships have safely anchored at the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) base yesterday for Exercise Hornbill series 24/2014. Exercise Hornbill 24/2014 is an annual exercise, alternately hosted by Brunei and Malaysia. The RMN ships...

Outgoing RBLFchief in Singaporefor farewell visit

2014-11-18 THE outgoing Commander of the Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF) is currently in Singapore on a two-day farewell visit.Brigadier General Dato Seri Pahlawan Hj Yussof Hj Abd Rahman, who is also the Acting Deputy Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed...

One year behind bars for stealing

2014-11-18 THE Magistrates’ Court yesterday sentenced a man to 12 months in jail after he admitted stealing $30,000 belonging to the Brunei Darussalam Women’s Council (BDWC) two years ago. Presiding Magistrate Hjh Ervy Sufitriana Hj Abd Rahman also ordered...

22 months in jail for theft

2014-11-18 A MAN involved in car thefts and stealing from a restaurant was sentenced yesterday to serve 22 months in jail. The defendant Zemseayakub Matassim, 34, was arrested on September 1, a day after he stole from a restaurant in Serasa. The court...

Indonesian embassy tells nationals to seek help for urgent problems

2014-11-18 THE Indonesian domestic helper, who allegedly attempted to escape from the first floor of a flat in Kg Pengkalan Sibabau, Mentiri had surgery on her broken left leg yesterday afternoon. Deny Tri Basuki, Counselor of Protocol and Consular Affairs...

Planned births help women with medical woes

2014-11-18 COUPLES should plan their pregnancies to account for any pre-existing medical conditions such as diabetes and hypertension, which could negatively affect both mother and child during pregnancy and labour. Head of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at...

Monday, 17 November 2014

JUST IN: Six-car collision along Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Highway

2014-11-17 SIX cars were involved in an accident during rush hour along the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Highway leading to the Old Airport flyover. Police said the accident occurred around 5.30pm, but no injuries were reported. The cause of the accident is...

JUST IN: HM, Prince Mohamed extend well wishes to Oman

2014-11-17 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam sent congratulatory messages to the Sultan of Oman, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al-Said, on the occasion of his 74th birthday, and the people of Oman in conjunction with the...

JUST IN: Madang, Sungai Tilong to experience internet disruption Nov 25

2014-11-17 TELBRU will carry out a cable cutover to replace a faulty cable at Jalan Manggis Dua next Tuesday, November 25 beginning at 11pm. The works are in line with TelBru’s effort to enhance and improve its services and connectivity, and will affect...

JUST IN: Mumong car crash kills one

2014-11-17 A LOCAL woman, 29, was killed when her car was involved in a collision with another car at the Mumong turn-off along the Seria-Mumong highway this afternoon. According to a Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) statement, an emergency call was made to...

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini. November 17, 2014

2014-11-17 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...

The Brunei Times Daily Newscast. November 17th, 2014

2014-11-17 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...

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