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Saturday, 19 July 2014

BDRC hands out presents to babies born on May 8

2014-07-19 THE Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society (BDRC) yesterday presented gifts to babies born on May 8, 2014, in a community event held in conjunction with the World Red Crescent and Red Cross Day.The World Red Crescent and Red Cross Day is observed...

Gerai Ria application available soon

2014-07-19 REGISTRATION application for acquiring the license to sell at the ‘Gerai Ria’ in conjunction with His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam 68th birthday celebration will be opened soon.According to a statement from the Bandar...

Brunei Red Crescent Society calling for more youth volunteers

2014-07-19 PRESIDENT of Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society (BDRC) Hj Julaini Hj Latif (pictured), encouraged more youth in the Sultanate to participate in their movement as volunteers.Hj Julaini underscored the importance of joining the Society’s...

Eight families get monetary donation

2014-07-19 EMPLOYEES of Technip Far East Sdn Bhd (Technip) in Brunei, joined by members from the Almas Volunteer Club, embarked on its first-ever charity drive yesterday afternoon. The team visited eight underprivileged families in the Belait District to...

UNISSA collects over $2k for Ziarah Ramadhan

2014-07-19 FIFTEEN orphans from Mukim Berakas ‘A’ received donations from Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), yesterday.A total amount of $2,184 was collected and donated to the orphans.The donation ceremony took place at the Masjid Sufri Bolkiah,...

MCYS, PeSTAB hold donation ceremony for 22 orphans

2014-07-19 TWENTY-TWO orphans received donations from Penggiat Seni Tanah Air Brunei (PeSTAB) or Brunei Arts Enthusiasts Association during a ceremony in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports on Thursday.Guest of honour was Deputy...

Fire victims receive aid from Yayasan

2014-07-19 FIVE families received a total of $4,800 in donations from Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (YSHHB) in a handover ceremony yesterday at its office on Jln Kumbang Pasang. The families, comprising 16 people altogether, are victims of recent...

13,000 Qurans donated

2014-07-19 ABOUT 13,000 of Qurans have been distributed throughout the country’s four districts, said the chair of RPN Kg Rimba II Village Consultative Council’s Women’s Bureau. Hjh Florinda Hj Mejenis said the Qurans were donated by people from various...

Women Graduates Assocation, BISTARI finish reading Al-Quran

2014-07-19 THE Women Graduates Association (Persatuan Siswazah Wanita) and the Brunei Government Senior Officers Wives Welfare Association (BISTARI) continue to enliven Ramadhan with religious events held separately yesterday.A tadarus (mass reading of Al-...

BISTARI ready to aid single mothers

2014-07-19 THE Brunei Government Senior Officers Wives Welfare Association (BISTARI) is always ready to extend their help to those in need, particularly single mothers, its president said. The association is financially stable, said Datin Hjh Asmah Hj Abd...

Shell staff were on ill-fated flight

2014-07-19 SHELL yesterday confirmed that its employees were onboard the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was allegedly shot down in Ukraine two days ago. “After a review of traveller records and airline manifests, we now have confirmation from...

Friday, 18 July 2014

Applications for license to sell at Gerai Ria available on Monday

2014-07-18 APPLICATIONS for license to sell at the Gerai Ria for the 68th birthday celebration of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam will open on July 21, said a statement from the Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department. Forms...

JUST IN: 13,000 copies of Quran distributed nationwide

2014-07-18 THIRTEEN thousand  copies of Quran were distributed throughout the four districts to foster the daily habit of reading the holy book, said the chairperson of RPN Kg Rimba II Village Consultative Council’s Women’s Bureau. The donations were from...

JUST IN: No RBAF personnel in ill-fated MH17 that crashed in Ukraine

2014-07-18 NO ROYAL Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) personnel were on board the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, 17th of July 2014, Brunei’s Ministry of Defence said in a statement released today. The ministry...

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini. Julai 18, 2014

2014-07-18 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. July 18th, 2014

2014-07-18 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: HM extends condolences to Malaysian, Dutch leaders over MH17 crash

2014-07-18 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has sent condolence messages to Malaysian and Dutch leaders following the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine on Thursday. In the messages, the monarch said he was...

UPDATE: Shell confirms staff boarded MH17

2014-07-18 AFTER a review of traveler records and airline manifests, we now have confirmation from authorities and family members that Shell staff were aboard Malaysian Airlines flight 17, which went down in Ukraine while travelling from Amsterdam to Kuala...

JUST IN: HM joins prayers at the newly opened Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit Mosque

2014-07-18 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam joined the first Friday prayers at the new Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit Mosque in Kg Manggis/Madang which was officially opened today. Accompanying His Majesty were His...

DEVELOPING: No information of Bruneians onboard MAS flight MH17 received yet

2014-07-18 The Civil Aviation Department has stated it has yet to receive information of any Bruneians onboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 which crashed in easter Ukraine on Thursday. Flight MH17 was enroute to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam carrying 283...

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