Where your water comes from: The Mangkabau Dam
11 Apr 13
Whenever one turns on the tap at home, in the office, or any buildings, water gushes out, clean and crystal clear. However, does anyone ever wonder how the water looks like before reaching our the infrastructure? Since water is perhaps one of the most essential resources across the universe, this...
Standard Chartered Half-Marathon gets royal support
8 Apr 13
MORE than 6,000 runners took to the streets before sunrise for the Standard Chartered Half-Marathon Brunei 2013 at the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas.Among the participants were Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah; His Royal Highness Prince '...
Brunei Literature Festival 2013
8 Apr 13
The Faculty of Literature and Social Sciences, Universiti Brunei Darussalam launched on April 7, 2013, the 2013 Literature Festival at the Royal Wharf in the capital as part of the faculty's Malay Literature Programme.The festival featured a number of activities celebrating Malay literary art,...
Woman turns woodwork hobby to biz
7 Apr 13
FORTY-three-year-old Rahimah Hj Serudin started carpentry as a hobby, but had turned her hobby as a serious business about a year ago.Now, the mother of four no longer builds chicken coops. Instead, using her expertise and artistic talent, she builds customised shelves, benches, shoe rack, swing,...
Over 6,000 join SCB Half Marathon
7 Apr 13
More than 6,000 participants took to the Hassanal Bolkiah Stadium before sunrise on April 7, 2013, for the Standard Chartered Bank Half Marathon.
Crown Prince launches national housing exhibition
1 Apr 13
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hj Al-Muhtadee Billah, Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, launched an exhibition to mark the 60th anniversary of the National Housing Programme at BRIDEX Hall, Jerudong.
Brunei International Airport P1 Carpark Re-Opens
1 Apr 13
THE new P1 Car Park at the Brunei International Airport began operation today, April 1, 2013, after the area was closed off in December 2011 due to the airport's modernisation project.The Minister of Communications Yang Berhormat Pehin Dato Hj Abdullah officiated the opening where he said that...
Fun and frolic at Pantai Santai Muara 2013
29 Mar 13
Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Pehin Dato Hj Hazair launches the three-day Pesta Santai Muara 2013. An animals showcase, a "haunted house", cycling expedition, kite-flying and remote-controlled cars are some of the side activities at the annual festival.