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Monday, 27 July 2015

6 Bruneians attend ASEAN debate on environmental issues

2015-07-27 SIX young environmental activists and advocates from the sultanate yesterday joined the final day of ASEAN Power Shift, a youth summit on environmental issues held in Singapore.   Brunei was represented by Khairunnisa Ash’ari, Firdaus Ismail,...

Brunei raises Nepal funds through aerobics

2015-07-27 THE Aerobics For Nepal charity event yesterday saw more than 50 individuals raise funds for Nepal earthquake victims.Organised by the Department of Youth and Sports, the event was also held to foster the culture of helping the community.One of the...

OVOP strugglesto make a mark in Brunei

2015-07-27 THE One Village One Product (OVOP) movement is struggling to take off in Brunei, with villages finding it difficult to involve youth while products could not be exported due to lack of technical know-how. Ahmad Fazil Zakaria, OVOP project officer...

Sunday, 26 July 2015

Tutong Regatta slated for August to mark HM's 69th birthday

2015-07-26 THE Tutong Regatta is set to return this August to mark the belated 69th birthday of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkaih Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. The event will be part of the Tutong River...

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini 26 Julai, 2015

2015-07-26 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 26th, 2015

2015-07-26 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...

The brilliance of nature

2015-07-26 *** 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 have our daily web newscast. Our journalists take turns presenting our news summaries so you know...

Car recall: Await nod, owners urged

2015-07-26   OWNERS of vehicles that figure in the global recall of cars fitted with potentially faulty airbags are advised to wait for a letter from their respective car dealers before sending in their cars for repairs, a representative from one of the car...

ISB makes progress on new campus

2015-07-26 THE construction of the kindergarten, early learning, primary and secondary school blocks at International School Brunei’s (ISB) new $35 million green campus in Kg Sungai Hanching is nearing completion and will be fully operational from August 18...

‘20,000kg of rubbish increase per night during Ramadhan’

2015-07-26 THE Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department’s Rubbish Services Section collected an additional mininum of 20,000kg of rubbish per night during the month of Ramadhan, according to its section head. Hj Abdul Mutalib Hj Momin told The Brunei Times...

Using art to combat human trafficking and modern day slavery

2015-07-26 BRUNEI’s own Youth Against Slavery (YASBrunei) project is calling for the participation of local artists and enthusiasts in their inaugural art exhibition. Norhayatunajibah Hj Kifli, one of the founders of YASBrunei, said the project – organised...

LTD opens tender for new vehicle registration numbers

2015-07-26 THE Land Transport Department (LTD) yesterday announced the extension of the tendering for vehicle registration numbers BAR 100 to 9999 (all numbers) until August 18 at 11am. On July 14, the department announced the release of the vehicle...

Nigerian man charged with extortion enters not guilty plea

2015-07-26 A NIGERIAN man yesterday pleaded not guilty to the charge of extorting a woman at the Magistrates’ Court. According to court documents submitted by deputy public prosecutor Sharon Yeo, the defendant Muhammad Hafiz Abdullah Ugorji @ Chimere Charles...

Man pleads guilty for threatening to share naked photos

2015-07-26 A LOCAL man pleaded guilty yesterday on a criminal intimidation charge for threatening to expose naked photos of his ex-girlfriend to the public. The court document submitted by deputy public prosecutor Pg Norsuzanawati Pg Hj Abas stated that...

Bruneian off to US for study tour

2015-07-26 EIGHTEEN-YEAR-OLD Bruneian Ak Md Dinie Hafizuddin Pg Azman departed the sultanate for the United States yesterday to participate in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiatives (YSEALI) Environmental Leadership Study Tour. The Brunei Maritime...

Diplomatic community enjoys ‘unique’ Raya celebration in Brunei

2015-07-26 THE ongoing Hari Raya Aidil Fitri celebrations gives foreign envoys in the country a unique perspective into the local culture and way of life. The Brunei Times spoke with members of the diplomatic community at the Raya open house of Indonesian...

Kg Meragang Nat’l Housing MPK wants more people to join

2015-07-26 THE Village Consultative Council (MPK) of Kampung Meragang National Housing Scheme (RPN) encouraged and urged more residents to join as members of the council. In an interview with The Brunei Times, the Deputy Chairman of MPK RPN Kg Meragang Hj...

RIPAS patients get Raya hampers

2015-07-26 ONE hundred and thirty hampers were presented to patients of Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital’s Women and Children’s Centre during the Ministry of Health’s (MoH) Hari Raya Aidil Fitri celebration yesterday. Minister of Health Yang...

Japanese students begin summer medical school

2015-07-26 EIGHT students from Kagawa University’s Faculty of Medicine began their International Summer Medical School at Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) yesterday. Co-coordinator of the programme, Dr Ihsan Nazurah Zulkipli, said the programme hoped to...

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