Friday, 22 July 2016

Woman fined over undeclared alcohol

2016-07-22 A LOCAL woman who failed to declare 36 cans of beer and six bottles of liquor at the Sg Tujoh border on Tuesday was fined $654 at the Kuala Belait Magistrate’s Court yesterday.Yong Fung Yuh admitted to the court that she failed to inform customs...

29 teachers hone their guidance, counselling skills

2016-07-22 TWENTY-NINE teachers recently completed a guidance and counselling course to help them improve their skills while providing counselling sessions to their students. A ceremony was held yesterday where the participants received certificates and...

Police list alternative routes to attend HM’s visit

2016-07-22 THOSE wishing to attend the meet-and-greet session with His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam at the Padang Bandaran in Kuala Belait on Saturday will have to use...

Belait vendors lament sluggish sale

2016-07-22 VENDORS selling food at the Tudung Saji area as part of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s 70th birthday festivities lamented slow sales with few people visiting the...

Immigration IC counters closed today

2016-07-22 THE National Registration and Immigration Department has issued a notice informing the public that the IC registration counter at the immigration building will close today due to maintenance of the computer system and apologised for any...

KUPU SB’s enrolment rises by more than half

2016-07-22 OVER 300 new students have enrolled at Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College (KUPU SB) for its 10th intake, more than double the figure last year.One hundred thirty-four students enrolled for the the ninth intake last year.The newly...

Students urged to ask more at career expos

2016-07-22 SEVERAL government and private higher education institutions are encouraging students to ask more questions during exhibitions that will help them decide which course to pursue. The Ministry of Education (MoE), through its Career Guidance Unit,...

Fire and Rescue Department: A tidy place is a safe place

2016-07-22 A PROPERLY kept house can help the relevant authorities minimise damage and loss in the occurrence of a mishap or emergency, said a personnel from the Fire and Rescue Department yesterday.A public relations officer from branch ‘C’ of the Fire and...

MoE holds Halatuju Programme at Awang Semaun Secondary School

2016-07-22 THE Ministry of Education (MoE), through its Career Guidance Unit held a Halatuju (Directions) Programme at the Awang Semaun Secondary School yesterday.Fourteen government agencies, private companies and higher education institutions held...

Thursday, 21 July 2016

The Brunei Times Berita Hari Ini 21hb Julai 2016

2016-07-21 Thank you for watching The Brunei Times daily newscast in Malay. Our journalists take turns presenting our news summaries so you know tomorrow’s stories even before they are printed. For news videos and features, visit this page and drop by next...

The Brunei Times Daily Newscast July 21, 2016

2016-07-21 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. For news videos and features, visit this page and drop by next time to...

NOTICE: IC registration counter to close tomorrow

2016-07-21 THE National Registration and Immigration Department recently issued a notice informing the public that the IC registration counter at the immigration building will close tomorrow (July 22,2016) due to maintenance of the computer system and...

Brunei-Muara gears up for annual meet-and-greet

2016-07-21 THE Taman Hj Sir Muda Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien (SOAS) yesterday played host to a full-dress rehearsal for His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s 70th birthday meet-and-greet...

Timor-Leste delegation visits ACB

2016-07-21 A DELEGATION comprising Timor-Leste parliament members visited Brunei’s Anti-Corruption Bureau yesterday to discuss Brunei’s initiatives that Timor-Leste can adopt in combating corruption. President of the Committee C-Finance and Economy Affairs...

Tunggulian resettlement option OK for Sg Liang residents

2016-07-21 RESIDENTS who have to surrender their lands for Sg Liang Industrial Park’s (SPARK) expansion together with the Land Department have jointly identified nearby Tunggulian as a viable option for their proposed resettlement. They however continue to...

Body to be founded to check, conserve Brunei’s reefs

2016-07-21 REEF Check Brunei (RCB) will be established early next year by dive operator Oceanic Quest Sdn Bhd. Its managing director Steven Ng Teck Yong said that the RCB will be a new addition to the Reef Check Foundation, an international non-government...

Bomb threat caller to have mental examination

2016-07-21 A LOCAL man accused of falsely reporting a bomb threat at a commercial hub in Gadong was yesterday ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation at the Mental Health Unit of Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital. Presiding Senior...

Ministry shows appreciation to former employees

2016-07-21 THE Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Hj Awg Halbi Hj Mohd Yusof presented tokens of appreciation to 56 former employees at the ministry who have retired.Speaking to The...

Foreign envoys sign condolence book at French Embassy

2016-07-21 FOREIGN envoys signed a condolence book at the French Embassy in the capital yesterday in the wake of the Nice truck attack.On the evening of July 14, 84 people were killed and more than 300 were injured when a Tunisian man drove a truck into...

Local man gets two years in prison for trespassing with intent to steal, assault

2016-07-21 A LOCAL man was yesterday ordered to serve two years in prison after pleading guilty to trespassing in a house in Kg Limau Manis to steal a mobile phone and beating someone up.The court document filed by Deputy Public Prosecutor Vuina Song said...