First Term School Session for the 2022 Academic Session

The first term school session for the 2022 academic session is hoped to boost the spirit of the students while facing new normals in the early endemic phase. Nevertheless, the students are determined to continue to excel this year. Face-to-face learning starting this year can increase the focus of students in the classroom with the … Read more

UBD Fresher’s Week

Universiti Brunei Darussalam, UBD, organised the UBD Fresher’s Week yesterday via online for the January 2021/2022 intake.   Participating was Pengiran Doctor Mohamad Iskandar bin Pengiran Haji Petra, Acting Vice-Chancellor of UBD. The ceremony welcomes a total of 356 students, and takes place for 4 days. Various activities are held including faculty briefing; module registration … Read more

Face Mask Business Receives Encouraging Response

Konsortium Muallafprenuers provides opportunities for destitute Muallaf or new converts to further expand their business not only in the local market but also at the global arena. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, there are wisdoms behind it when the opportunity to generate income came for a Muallaf entrepreneur under the Konsortium Muallafprenuers, Islamic Da’wah Centre.   … Read more

10 New COVID-19 Cases

10 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed yesterday, bringing the country’s total COVID-19 cases to 15,516.   The Ministry of Health in its press release also stated that out of the new cases, 5 are local while 5 are imported cases. Meanwhile, 2,632 lab tests were carried out in the past 24 hours, with the rate … Read more

TAP’s 29th Anniversary

In conjunction with the Employees Trust Fund, TAP’s 29th anniversary, TAP held a virtual Kesyukuran Ceremony yesterday.   Joining was Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports as Chairman of the TAP Board of … Read more

Launching Of Brunei Digital Audio Tour Guide

‘Ebode’ by Dynamik Technologies in collaboration with the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism and the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, yesterday launched a Digital Audio Tour guide on the application izi.TRAVEL. The launch took place at the Royal Regalia Museum.   It was officiated by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali … Read more

His Majesty Unscheduled Visit

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday morning made an unscheduled visit to the Brunei International Airport in Berakas.   Among the places first visited by His Majesty was the Post Office. The Monarch took a … Read more

Modelo & Desmond Howard Team Up for a College Football Playoff National Championship Sweepstakes Honoring the 30th Anniversary of His Iconic Punt Return

Modelo, the Official Beer Sponsor of the College Football Playoff, is celebrating fans and plays that demonstrate The Fighting Spirit Modelo CHICAGO, Jan. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The final two teams are set and Modelo, the Official Beer Sponsor of the College Football Playoff (CFP), is celebrating the fighting spirt of college fans and game-changing plays by […]

Customs Contraband Items Seized

  Possessing Custom’s contraband is an offence under Section 146 of the Excise Order 2006. The Royal Customs and Excise Department, through the Law Enforcement Division continued its operation at 4 separate locations on the 24th and 25th of December 2021.   The first operation conducted at the Power Station area in Kampung Katimahar, found … Read more

Art of Crochet Helps Reduce Mental Stress

Hobbies are an important component of daily life, in which possessing a hobby may prevent depression for some people. The art of crochet is among the hobbies that can help reduce mental stress in facing daily life.   Crochet is very popular among women of all ages where the art of crochet can also enhance … Read more