Flood Situation Under Control

The flood situation in some rural areas in Tutong District is still under control. The Tutong District Office in its press release informed that the recent heavy rains have caused some areas to be flooded. The flood water level a few days ago has started to recede but it has risen again due to heavy … Read more

Wear Mask Initiative

As one of the effective measures to ensure the wearing of face masks continues to be complied with, the Tutong District Office in collaboration with the Tutong District Development and Creative Body; Tutong District Volunteers SUKA; and the Tutong District Youth Movement IMPACT, organised the ‘Wear Mask Initiative’. Such projects also aim to help cultivate … Read more

Main Concern is Delta Variant

The Ministry of Health will continue to monitor and make efforts to control the emerging new COVID-19 variants from entering the country. The Minister of Health explained the measure in response to the query on the Mu variant which emerged in Hong Kong as well as other variants.   The Minister of Health stated that … Read more

126 New COVID-19 Cases

126 new COVID-19 infection cases were confirmed in Brunei Darussalam which brings the total number of cases in the country to 3,219. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister Of Health stated the matter during the Media Conference on the latest COVID-19 Situation at Dewan Al ‘Afiah, Ministry … Read more

133 New COVID-19 Cases

  133 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Brunei Darussalam, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 3,093 people. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister Of Health stated the matter during the Media Conference of COVID-19 Situation at Dewan Al ‘Afiah, Ministry of Health. … Read more

Covid-19: 755 travellers from Germany, Brunei received Singapore’s Vaccinated Travel Passes – CAAS

A total of 735 people from Germany and 20 from Brunei Darussalam have received Vaccinated Travel Passes to come to Singapore on the first day of application, said the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) on Thursday (Sep 2). As of Wednesday at 11.59pm, 301 of the passes issued for Germany were to short-term visitors and 434 to long-term pass holders. For … Read more

Volunteers Assist Health Workers

The involvement of volunteers in together helping the government to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic is very praiseworthy. Apart from youth volunteers and mom governmental organisations, NGOs, volunteers also comprise government officials and staff. Their commitment shows the Bruneians’ diligence and determination in giving a helping hand. To date, over 300 volunteers from ministries have performed … Read more

The Second Dose Vaccine Injection Increases Immunity

The interval between the first and second vaccine injections is between 28 to 84 days depending on the type of vaccine. According to the Minister of Health if the period has expired, this will raise concerns on whether the second dose will have the desired effect.   According to studies, a second dose vaccine injection … Read more

Control Measures Extended Until 3 October 2021

  The Minister of Health also explained that due to the current COVID-19 situation which is still unstable, control measures have been extended until the 3rd of October 2021.   Yang Berhormat announced that with the consent of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and taking into account the current situation … Read more

Process to Obtain a Vaccine

The process to obtain a vaccine is not as simple as one might think. According to the Minister of Health, it requires a number of specific processes including discussions with relevant authorities for coordination and permission from product manufacturer.   Yang Berhormat explained that several legal aspects also need to be taken into account to … Read more

Check Your BruHealth App From Time To Time

Following the Ministry of Health’s press conference on the temporary postponement on the administration of the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine commencing yesterday, 1st of September 2021 until a date that will be announced later, the Ministry of Health informed the public, especially individuals who have reserved a vaccination slot for the first dose … Read more