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Monday, 18 May 2015

Muslim converts mark Isra’ Mikraj

2015-05-18 KAMPUNG Kiudang, a village populated by Muallaf or Muslim converts, yesterday celebrated Isra’ Mikraj. The celebration organised by BASKIM (Badan Kebajikan Saudara-Saudara Baru Kampung Kiudang) is significant for the people as the village was...

Autism is not a label

2015-05-18 “A DIAGNOSIS is nothing to fear, it only opens doors to support and help,” said Heidi Enopio Ancero, a mother of a nine-year-old autistic child. Ancero added that while some people may see a diagnosis as a “label”, it is anything but. Ancero is...

Timor Leste ‘ready anytime’ to join ASEAN

2015-05-18 A WORKING group is in the final stages of assessing Timor Leste’s readiness to join ASEAN, said an official recently. Southeast Asia’s youngest nation is “ready at any time” to join the 10-member bloc after establishing missions in all ASEAN...

Review food habits, eat local produce

2015-05-18 A REEVALUATION of food habits and a dependence of modern medicine to retain health should be looked into, said medical practitioner and Herbawalk Malaysia’s principal Consultant. In a recent interview with The Brunei Times, Dr Abdul Ghani said...

MinComm hosts family day

2015-05-18 THE Family Day celebration continued in the country yesterday with a morning activity organised by the Ministry of Communications (MinComm) and all of its departments. Present as the event’s guest of honour to launch the event held at the Bio...

Roof collapses at Kuala Belait shophouse

2015-05-18 A SMALL portion of cement ceiling in front of a shophouse in Kuala Belait collapsed yesterday. No one was injured in the incident, which took place around 12pm, according to a shopkeeper in the area. A sign has now been placed below the damaged...

Sunday, 17 May 2015

The Brunei Times, Berita Hari Ini 17 Mei, 2015

2015-05-17 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 May 17, 2015

2015-05-17 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...

Princess Masna launches She Runs

2015-05-17 NOT even Mother Nature could dampen the determination, passion and strength of women as over a thousand proceeded to run despite the rain in the first ever female-only charity run in the country, “She Runs”, this morning. Organised for the benefit...

MinComm celebrates Family Day

2015-05-17 THE Family Day celebration continued in the country today with a morning activity organised by the Ministry of Communications (MinComm) and all of its departments. Present as the event’s guest of honour to launch the event held at the Bio-...

Don’t set policies that undermine Islam: HM

2015-05-17 HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, has called on Muslims not to formulate policies that would undermine Islam. In his titah during the Isra’ Mikraj celebration at...

HM joins Isra’ Mikraj celebration

2015-05-17 HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday joined fellow Muslims in celebrating Isra’ Mikraj at the Plenary Hall of International Convention Centre (ICC), Berakas....

Firms under ISO need to migrate to new version

2015-05-17 ORGANISATIONS in Brunei certified under the International Organisation for Standardisation’s (ISO) 9001:2008 will have to migrate to the revised 2015 version by September 2018. The Certification Manager at Bureau Veritas, who issues the ISO 9001...

Royals grace Isra’ Mikraj celebration

2015-05-17 [Related story: HM joins Isra’ Mikraj celebration] [Related video: HM leads Isra’ Mi'raj celebrations] *** 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....

Timor Leste eyes Brunei tie-ups

2015-05-17 TIMOR Leste is looking to deepen economic and educational cooperation with Brunei Darussalam after setting up an embassy in Bandar Seri Begawan. The establishment of the mission marks a milestone in Timor Leste’s coming of age, almost 13 years...

Kg Sungai Bunga to offer homestay programmes

2015-05-17 KAMPUNG Sungai Bunga, one of Kampong Ayer’s modern resettlement villages, will be offering homestay programmes to both local and foreign tourists in Brunei. The move came after its neighbouring village, Kampung Sungai Matan, was successful in...

Responsible use of social media to be discussed

2015-05-17 THE Sultanate will hold a two-day seminar on responsible use of social media to celebrate World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) 2015. Brunei will join over 190 member states of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)...

Two men to spend12 months in jail for stealing from their friend

2015-05-17 TWO men involved in theft at a staff house were ordered to serve 12 months in jail after pleading guilty to the joint charge. Mohamad Musa Hj Mohammad Ali, 39, and Ali Bakar Mohd Hassan, 27, were arrested after a police report was lodged by their...

New $1.9 million Religious Affairs Dept building in Temburong to open soon

2015-05-17 THE new $1.9 million Religious Affairs Department building in Temburong is expected to begin operations in the next two months, said the minister of religious affairs. Speaking on the sidelines of his Temburong visit last Saturday, Minister of...

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