School Session and School holidays

The school session is divided into 3 terms, which totals 200 days. School holidays are also divided into three terms totalling 71 days.   The first 60-day school term will end on 1st of April. While the 2nd school term of 77 days will start from 29th of April until 19th of August. The 3rd … Read more

New School Term Begins

School session for religious and Arabic schools as well as the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Tahfiz Al-Quran Institute under the purview of the Ministry of Religious Affairs also started yesterday.   As early as 7 in the morning, male and female students from Pre-University Two of the Hassanal Bolkiah Arabic Boys Secondary School began the … Read more

Active Weather Forecast until This Sunday

Brunei Darussalam is currently still in the first phase of the Northeast Monsoon, where generally unsettled weather conditions with showers or thunderstorms, which can be heavy at times, are expected especially during the night until early morning.   Weather condition over the country is forecast to be active starting tonight, 3rd of January 2023 until … Read more

Ministry of Education is Always Concerned on the Well-Being, Cleanliness and Safety of the School Community

  Although the COVID-19 situation in the country is under control, the Ministry of Education is always concerned on the well-being, cleanliness and safety of the school community to ensure the smooth running of the learning session. Doing ART at home periodically is encouraged, and the use of face mask in not mandatory. However, wearing … Read more

Student Fresher’s Week for 2022/2023 Academic Session

Universiti Brunei Darussalam, UBD hopes to produce a generation that is educated, highly skilled, have a Bruneian identity and global characteristics, with a sense of identity and high spiritual values and firmly adheres to the philosophy of Malay Islamic Monarchy. 261 new students for the 2022/2023 Academic session attended the four-day Fresher’s Week launched yesterday … Read more

Challenge Goal 20 Billion Steps Achieved

The Ministry of Health appreciates the spirit and commitment shown by the citizens and residents of Brunei Darussalam who have worked together to achieve the goal of the 20 Billion Steps Challenge.   The target was reached at exactly 7.20 in the evening on 31st of December 2022 through the participation of more than 74 … Read more

Philippines’ Marcos seeks peace, development during China state visit

President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. left for his first state visit to Beijing on Tuesday to focus on strategic cooperation, amid calls by Filipino fishermen demanding a halt to Chinese harassment in the disputed South China Sea. Marcos said he hoped to oversee deals in agriculture, energy, infrastructure and trade and investment when meeting with his … Read more

Minovia Therapeutics to Present at Biotech Showcase on Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Company to be in San Francisco January 8-12, 2023, during 41st Annual J.P. Morgan Health Care Conference WOBURN, Mass. and HAIFA, Israel, Jan. 03, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Minovia Therapeutics, a clinical-stage global biotechnology company, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Biotech Showcase on Tuesday, January 10, 2023, at the Hilton San […]

Matthews International Wins Over $200 Million in Orders in Fiscal 2023 First Quarter For the Energy Solutions Business

Order intake is more than twice fiscal year 2022 revenues for energy storage solutions business Solidifies Matthews International’s position as a leader in the growing electric vehicle (“EV”) energy storage solutions industry Company received orders from multiple manufacturers of EV, battery, and hydrogen fuel cell components PITTSBURGH, Jan. 02, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Matthews International […]