Philippines Bolsters Tobacco Control Efforts, Reports Progress at WHO ConferenceKing Charles...

PANAMA — The Philippines has pledged to enhance its tobacco control measures, as reported during the 10th Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (COP10-WHO FCTC), which took place from Februa...

Philippines Bolsters Tobacco Control Efforts, Reports Progress at WHO Conference

PANAMA — The Philippines has pledged to enhance its tobacco control measures, as reported during the 10th Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (COP10-WHO FCTC), which took place from Februa...

Early Detection Key to Cervical Cancer Prevention

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM - In the wake of World Cancer Day, medical experts have emphasized the critical role of early detection in combating cervical cancer, which ranks among the top three cancers affecting women in the country, following breast and color...

Brunei Darussalam Marks World Cancer Day with Call for Comprehensive Cancer...

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM - On the occasion of World Cancer Day 2024, the Minister of Health, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Mohammad Isham bin Haji Jaafar, highlighted the critical importance of action across all levels of the cancer care c...

PJSC Marks World Cancer Day with Awareness Campaign

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – The Pantai Jerudong Specialist Centre (PJSC) commemorated World Cancer Day 2024 with a vibrant awareness campaign held on the morning of February 4th at Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah in the capital. The event was inaugurat...

Launch of Brunei Darussalam National Health Laboratory System

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN — On the 3rd of February 2024, the Brunei Darussalam National Health Laboratory System (BDNHLS) was officially launched, marking a significant stride towards enhancing laboratory services in the country. The ceremony was held at Dew...

WHO Warns of Persistent High Global Health Risks from Covid-19 Despite...

The World Health Organization (WHO) has indicated that the global public health risks posed by Covid-19 remain high, despite a significant reduction in deaths compared to two years ago. This assessment was provided by Dr. Maria Van Kerkhove, head of t...

Istana Nurul Iman Hosts Prestigious Audience Ceremony

Bandar Seri Begawan – In a notable event held at Istana Nurul Iman, Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Pemancha Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam, graciously received Madam Loo, the spouse of the Deputy Prime...

Tokyo Prepares for 50th ASEAN-Japan Friendship Summit

Tokyo – His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, is set to attend the Commemorative Summit in Tokyo, marking the 50th Year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation from 15th to 17...

Singapore Delegation Visits Balai Khazanah Islam Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah

Bandar Seri Begawan – A distinguished delegation from the Republic of Singapore, led by His Excellency Lawrence Wong, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, visited the Balai Khazanah Islam Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (BKISHHB) on the afterno...

Brunei Darussalam Hosts Singaporean Delegation for Bilateral Talks

Bandar Seri Begawan – In a significant diplomatic engagement, His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince of Brunei Darussalam, and Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah, received His Excellency...

Brunei’s Health Ministry Implements Customer Service Training Program

Bandar Seri Begawan – The Ministry of Health in Brunei Darussalam is implementing a Customer Service Training Programme for its frontline officers and staff, aiming to enhance public confidence in healthcare services. The initiative was highlighted by ...

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