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Thursday, 10 April 2014

Winners of nat’l Quran finals tonight

2014-04-10 THE finals of the National Al-Quran Reading Competition for Adults 2014 resumed yesterday at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Berakas. The event last night was attended by Yang Berhormat Pg Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Mohammad Pg Hj Abd...

Charity expo launched at Indoor Stadium

2014-04-10 THE KatakIjau Humanitarian Relief Support Group (KatakIjau) yesterday launched a five-day “Expo Amal” (charity expo), which is taking place at the Indoor Stadium, Berakas. Supported by the Department of Youth and Sports (JBS), the expo is aimed at...

Filipino sentenced to 2 months in jail for taking phone from passenger’s luggage

2014-04-10 THE Magistrates’ Court yesterday sentenced a Philippine man to serve two months in jail after he admitted to misappropriating property.Deputy Public Prosecutor Didi-Nuraza Latiff stated that on March 21, the aviation security team at the Brunei...

Bus driver fined $62,000 for attempting to smuggle 241 boxes of cigarettes

2014-04-10 A MALAYSIAN bus driver was fined $62,000 by the Magistrates’ Court yesterday after admitting to smuggling undeclared tobacco across the border.On February 3, customs officer at the Kuala Lurah Customs Control Post conducted a routine inspection on...

Game-based learning app to boost interest in Brunei history

2014-04-10 A TEAM of 12 education officers from the Media and In-Service Centre (MiSC) are putting the final touches on a “high-fidelity prototype” of a learning application for teachers and students to use in the classroom. Once completed, the game-based...

Public invited to view Philippine fashion exhibit

2014-04-10 THE Philippines Embassy is inviting members of the public to view a fashion exhibit titled “Heritage Links” on April 23-25 which will be held at the embassy.The interactive exhibit will feature Southeast Asian influenced Filipiniana fashion by Cora...

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini. April 9, 2014

2014-04-09 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. April 9th, 2014

2014-04-09 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...

HM presents 1,033 keys to homeowners

2014-04-09 A TOTAL of 1,033 families can now live in their new homes after two decades of waiting for subsidised government housing. His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam presented keys to the homeowners under the Meragang and Tanah...

HM spends day with people

2014-04-09 [Related video: 1,033 new houses in Meragang and Tanah Jambu] [Related story: HM presents 1,033 keys to homeowners] [Related story: His Majesty's day out with students] *** For news videos and features, visit this page and drop by next time to...

Al-Quran compliance will usher in peace, says HRH

2014-04-09 HIS Royal Highness Prince Hj Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, called on the people to seek blessings from Allah SWT by obeying Islamic laws and living in accordance to the Quran and As-Sunnah...

Queries raised on offences committed outside Brunei

2014-04-09 OFFICIALS have yet to clarify details on how crimes would be proven if the offences were committed by Bruneians outside of the Sultanate under the Syariah Penal Code Order 2013. During a Syariah Law Briefing yesterday, an officer from the Ministry...

His Majesty’s day out with students

2014-04-09 HIS Majesty The Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam received the warmest of welcomes from students and teachers alike on his visit to several schools following the key handing-over ceremony for Kg Tanah Jambu National Housing Scheme...

More than words...

2014-04-09 WORDS failed to express the overwhelming sense of joy and happiness felt by 1,033 new home owners and their families, even more so as presenting the mock keys to the recipients was none other than His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei himself....

Residents voice concern over community welfare

2014-04-09 TANAH Jambu National Housing Scheme (RPN) residents found royal resolve to their concerns yesterday when His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam instructed the development minister to personally look into the community’s...

Open court for Syariah proceedings

2014-04-09 SYARIAH court proceedings will be held as an open court regardless of the nature of the offence unless the case involves ‘important persons’ or sensitive issues.Deputy Syarie Prosecutor, Hjh Siti Khalijah Hj Bakar, from the Islamic Legal Unit said...

HRH at 4th Annual Investment Meeting

2014-04-09 HIS Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah yesterday stressed the need for sensitivity by governments and investors to ensure that foreign investments benefit the wider community. In a statement delivered at the fourth Annual Investment Meeting in...

Syariah briefing for Singapore community

2014-04-09 THE Singapore Association in Brunei will hold a briefing on the Syariah Penal Code Order for the Singaporean community this Saturday.Scheduled for 2pm, the briefing will be conducted by officials from the Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of...

Time for youth to create digital content: Minister

2014-04-09 IT IS time for students and the young generation to become content creators and not just digital consumers, the Minister of Education said. Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Hj Abu Bakar Hj Apong said students and...

MoE launches interactive learning product

2014-04-09 THE Media and In-Services Centre (MiSC) has launched an interactive learning product on the Castille War to help students and teachers grasp learning through multimedia.The product which is a collaboration between the centre and Singapore-based...

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