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Thursday, 30 April 2015

‘Beyond parental control’ cases up

2015-04-30 THE number of “Children Beyond Parental Control” cases more than doubled in recent years, said the Acting Assistant Director of the Family Women and Children Division of the Community Development Department (JAPEM). Siti Zaharah Abdul Razak (Pic)...

Brunei sends relief team to Nepal

2015-04-30 BRUNEI has sent an eight-man military contingent to Nepal to provide medical support and assist with search and rescue efforts to victims of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake, which has already claimed over 5,000 lives. The relief effort mission, which...

Rimba school initiatives win praise from minister

2015-04-30 THE Minister of Education Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Hj Awg Abu Bakar Hj Apong yesterday visited Rimba Primary School I to observe the school’s initiatives and efforts in further enhancing the school’s...

UBD, M’sian agency ink IP rights pact

2015-04-30 UNIVERSITI Brunei Darussalam signed yesterday a partnership with a Malaysian agency to secure intellectual property (IP) rights and to commercialise its research results that have been given patents. UBD and PlaTCOM Ventures, an agency under the...

Drug trafficker to face charge

2015-04-30 A MAN who was investigated over allegations of drug related activities is now facing a drug trafficking charge following prosecution filing the holding charge against the defendant.The court document submitted by deputy public prosecutor Yvonne Lim...

Drug-accused duo seek bail

2015-04-30 THE defence counsel for a duo accused of drug trafficking is seeking for their release on bail pending the chemist report.Defendant Mohd Johari Ahmad @ Chen Lian Hoo, 37, and Noraini Abdullah @ Noraini Kaling, 37, are facing a joint charge of...

7 foreigners netted in 'Operasi Cekup’

2015-04-30 SIX foreign nationals who failed to show any identification documents or valid immigration passes have been brought to the Bandar Seri Begawan Police Station for further questioning.The foreigners were apprehended on Tuesday night by the...

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Brunei sends relief contingent to Nepal

2015-04-29 BRUNEI has sent an eight-man relief contingent to Nepal to provide medical support and assist with search and rescue efforts to victims of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake, which has already claimed over 5,000 lives. The relief effort mission,...

Chung Hwa Middle School Kuala Belait win 17th PRYNSA

2015-04-29 HER Royal Highness Princess Hajah Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah today presented prizes to the winners of the 17th Princess Rashidah Young Nature Scientist Award (PRYNSA 17), crowning Chung Hwa Middle School in Kuala Belait (CHMS KB) as this year’s...

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini April 29, 2015

2015-04-29 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...

Chung Hua Middle School Belait are PRYNSA 17 champions

2015-04-29 Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Rashidah Saadatul Bolkiah launched the 17th Princess Rashidah Young Nature Scientist Award (PRYNSA) award ceremony this afternoon. Accompanying Her Royal Highness was Her Royal Highness Princess Hjh Majeedah...

The Brunei Times Daily Newscast. April 29th, 2015

2015-04-29 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...

RBPF seeks information on missing Indonesian female

2015-04-29 THE Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) is seeking information on the whereabouts of an Indonesian female reported to have gone missing by her employer. A press release by the RBPF earlier today said the missing person's report on Ellis Cutyakdien,...

Launch of 4th Annual Secretaries & Admin Professional conference

2015-04-29 HER Royal Highness Princess Hajah Masna attended the Fourth Annual Executive Secretaries & Admin Professional Conference at Empire Hotel and Country Club today.  The two-day event aims to gather and reward office admin personnel who are...

South China Sea dispute does not split ASEAN, says Najib

2015-04-29 THE South China Sea dispute has not split ASEAN unity despite “slight” differences in approaches among member states, said Malaysian Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak. During a press conference after the conclusion of the 26th...

HM stresses BIMP-EAGA linkage

2015-04-29 HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang-Di Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, has called on for greater facilitation in trade, investment and new infrastructure projects to spur connectivity in the BIMP-EAGA...

Quranic generation vital to dispel misconceptions on Islam

2015-04-29 HIS Royal Highness Crown Prince Hj Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, last night called for the development of a “Quranic generation” to dispel global misconceptions about Islam. In his sabda during the opening...

HRH graces Quran reading contest

2015-04-29 [Related story: Quranic generation vital to dispel misconception on Islam] *** For news videos and features, visit this page and drop by next time to see the latest. View a few vids and leave a comment if you wish. We also have a site for our ...

59 per cent of young adults have untreated cavities

2015-04-29 FIFTY-NINE per cent of young adults have untreated tooth decay, said the Minister of Health. Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Johan Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Hj Adanan Begawan Pehin Siraja Khatib Dato Seri Setia Hj Mohd Yusof yesterday said the...

Poor gum care can lead to heart problems

2015-04-29 POOR gum care can lead to infections that increase the risks for cardiovascular problems, heart attacks, stroke and pregnancy complications, according to a consultant at the Department of Dental Services. Dr Hjh Samsiah Hj Mohd Said (pictured)...

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