A company conducting commercial activities in Kampung Telisai, Tutong was issued a compound fine of two hundred dollars under the Minor Offences Act, Chapter 30, which is the dumping of rubbish, boxes and wooden materials in a public area.
Syarikat 88 Charcoal was given 7 days from the date of issue to settle the compound. In default, the company would be brought to court and if found guilty could be fined one thousand dollars ($1000.00) for the first offence. The penalty would be three thousand dollars ($3000.00) and imprisonment of not more than 3 months for the second and subsequent offences. The Department of Environment, Parks and Recreation also reminds individuals, members of the public and companies to keep the environment clean and safe.
Source: Radio Television Brunei