Two companies have been handed compound fines by the Department of Environment, Parks and Recreation, JASTRe and Enforcement Section, Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Board for offences under the Minor Offences Act

Syarikat IndramasSdnBhd and Syarikat RezaulKarimEngSendirianBerhad were each issued a compound of 500 dollars for committing the offence of dumping, placing and leaving rubbish in public areas. Both companies were given 7 days to settle the compound. In default, the companies will be brought to the court and if found guilty could be fined one thousand dollars for the first offence. The penalty would be three thousand dollars and imprisonment of not more than 3 months for the second and subsequent offences.

Source: Radio Television Brunei