Immigration Offence

A foreign national was sentenced to 14 months imprisonment for staying in the country after his immigration pass had expired.Retno Setiawan was found to be staying in the country after his working pass had expired for 5,000 and 34 days. He was sentence…

Car Fire

A vehicle fire occurred yesterday afternoon at kilometre 73 of the Muara-Tutong Highway. The saloon type vehicle was found completely burnt.Personnel from Tutong Fire Station successfully extinguished the fire. No injuries and casualty was reported and…

‘Operasi Sakat JIPK 02/2023’

The Department of Immigration and National Registration reminds employers that hiring immigration offenders can incur a fine of $3,000 for each immigration offender. Foreign nationals who have been taken action against, their immigration passes will be…

‘Barberku’ Men’s Barber Shop

Hair cutting service is one of the means of livelihood.’Barberku’ is a men’s barber shop run by four former trainees of the Youth Development Centre. Although operating about three years ago at the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium, ‘Barberku’ continue…

The Number of New Converts Increased

450 people have converted to Islam last year. The number increased from the previous year by 356 people. The spread of da’wah and information carried out by the Islamic Da’wah Centre as well as awareness about the religion are among the factors in the …

The Beauty of Traditions imbued in the Royal Wedding Ceremony

A historic moment will take place tomorrow with the Majlis Istiadat Bersanding Pengantin Diraja for the Royal Wedding Ceremony between the daughter of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, Her Royal Highness Princess ‘Azemah …

Contraband Operation

A 40-year-old male foreigner was arrested for possessing 12,160 cartons of cigarettes, 269 packets and 80 sticks of cigarettes of various brands. The man was arrested during an operation conducted by the Royal Customs and Excise Department through the …

Admission of New Secondary Students

With the admission of new students into the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Al-Quran Tahfiz Institute, the Tahfiz Institute will be more creative and innovative in playing its role in attracting more students who are interested in Al-Quran memorisation an…

‘Raikan Cinta Mempelai Diraja’ Wins 3rd Place

The song titled ‘Raikan Cinta Mempelai Diraja’ composed by Haji Awang Mohd Noor Fadhlullah bin Haji Awang Md Yusof, won third place in the Royal Wedding Song Writing Competition in conjunction with the Royal Wedding Ceremony organized by Radio Televisi…

Brunei Recorded 7.1 Percent Total Trade Increase In Oct

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Jan 14 (NNN-ANN) – Brunei recorded 2,477.5 million Brunei dollars (1,871.2 million U.S. dollars) total trade for Oct, 2022, a 7.1 percent year-on-year increase, contributed by a rise in import value.The latest International Merchan…

Ramadhan Stalls 2023

Application for the Ramadhan food stalls at the car park area in Jalan Bendahara, Bandar Seri Begawan is now open.The Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department in its media release informed that the application is only open specifically for the country’…

Seameo Voctech Green Protocol Initiative

The government’s target to plant 500,000 new trees by 2035 is expected to be realised with tree planting activities by Seameo Voctech Regional Centre at Berakas Forest Reserve Recreation Park, yesterday afternoon. The activity was organised in conjunct…