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Friday, 15 August 2014

20 honoured with state decorations

2014-08-15 TWENTY people were bestowed state decorations by His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday in conjunction with celebrations for his 68th birthday. Hundreds of guests, including members of the royal family, state...

Foreign diplomats extend birthday wishes to Sultan

2014-08-15 SOME newly-appointed diplomats to Brunei had nothing but praise after witnessing their first ceremonial parade marking His Majesty’s birthday celebrations at Taman Sir Muda Omar Ali Saifuddien.Three of them said the celebrations were impressive,...

‘A celebration unlike any other’

2014-08-15 HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s birthday celebration is a tradition that Bruneians should preserve for generations to come, the Minister of Health said. Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Johan Pahlawan Dato Seri...

Pensioners share good old days

2014-08-15 WITH people from all walks of life gathering to experience His Majesty’s 68th birthday parade, a pensioner cuts a lonely figure outside Taman Sir Muda Omar Ali Saifuddien yesterday. Sergeant (Rtd) Hj Ibrahim Ahmad, 63, was always a regular...

Restos geared up for HM's b'day

2014-08-15 LOCAL restaurants in the capital opened up earlier than usual to serve those gathered in the early hours of the morning for His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s 68th Birthday celebration.Speaking to The Brunei Times was...

Medics on hand to help celebrants

2014-08-15 OVER 100 medical team members were on hand to respond to any medical emergencies during His Majesty the Sultan’s 68th birthday celebrations yesterday at Taman Sir Hj Omar Ali Saifuddien (SOAS) in the capital.Head of the Emergency Medical Ambulance...

Uniforms dress up to celebrate

2014-08-15 THREE chants of Daulat rang through the heart of the capital yesterday, as over 900 uniformed personnel took the centre stage once again at Taman Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin (SOAS) to celebrate His Majesty the Sultan and yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei...

Youth vow to give back to country

2014-08-15 BRUNEIAN youths have vowed to give back to the country once they complete their studies. Nurul Hafizah Hj Sarudin from Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College (KUPU SB) said it is the responsibility of all youths to contribute to the...

Tourists, expats joinHM birthday parade

2014-08-15 TOURISTS experienced His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s birthday celebrations for the first time yesterday, describing the monarch as caring and close to his subjects.Soranee Kuptipatthamakul, a Thai national who was...

Religious Affairs scholarship students feted

2014-08-15 EIGHT recipients of the Ministry of Religious Affairs’ special A-level scholarship scheme to the United Kingdom this year were feted in a ‘Ramah Mesra’ (get-together) event with the minister and other high-ranking officers from the ministry...

Thursday, 14 August 2014

JUST IN: 20 conferred titles in conjunction with HM's 68th birthday

2014-08-14 TWENTY people were bestowed state decorations by His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in conjunction with celebrations for the monarch's 68th birthday earlier today. Among them Sarawak’s head of state, Tun Dato Seri...

Brunei celebrates His Majesty's 68th birthday

2014-08-14 BRUNEIANS and foreign residents paid homage to His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam this morning in a ceremony to commemorate the monarch’s 68th birthday. The annual event – which was postponed from July 15th to observe...

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini. Ogos 14, 2014

2014-08-14 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. August 14th, 2014

2014-08-14 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 announces new education loan facility for students; teaching staff supplementary fund

2014-08-14 In his annual birthday titah, His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam announced a new education loan facility for students who do not meet scholarship criteria. The “affordable education scheme” will cover school fees and...

‘Funnel cloud’ seen over Serasa area

2014-08-14 THE Brunei Meteorological Department played down a weather phenomenon termed ‘funnel cloud’ that occured yesterday, saying it didn’t pose any threat. The department under the Ministry of Communications in a statement to The Brunei Times said the...

Royals at HBT match

2014-08-14 [Related story: Brunei shoot down S'pore] *** 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 interactives. We have our daily web...

Saudi king greets HM

2014-08-14 THE King of Saudi Arabia (pic, L) yesterday greeted His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam (pic, R) on the occasion of the monarch’s 68th birthday celebration. King Abdullah Abdul Aziz Al-Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy...

Brunei’s key task for eco-sustainability

2014-08-14 FINANCIAL capital is the Sultanate’s biggest strength in progressing towards environmental sustainability. However, it has to take steps to lower consumption of subsidised amenities that represent the nation’s biggest challenge, according to a...

Raya sees hike in fire mishaps

2014-08-14 HOUSE fire incidents have doubled in the first week of the Hari Raya, according to the Fire and Rescue Department yesterday. A total of three fire incidents were reported during the fasting month in July with losses estimated at $160,300 and...

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