FITRAH Special Education Association Hari Raya Celebration

The Brunei Darussalam FITRAH Special Education Association organised the Hari Raya Aidilfitri Celebration. The event took place at a hotel in Jerudong.   At the ceremony, 10 students with special needs who have vision problems received donations of Special Eyeglasses presented by Dayang Hajah Norjum binti Haji Yusop, President of the FITRAH Special Education Association. … Read more

‘Operasi Bulls Eye’

The Narcotics Control Bureau, NCB has conducted another operation focused at several locations in the Belait District in efforts to eradicate the family drug trafficking syndicate masterminded by Mohamad Shahebol Sham bin Suan and family. The operation was carried out on the 4th and 5th of June 2021 and the NCB successfully detained 24 individuals … Read more

Joint Responsibility

The Brunei Darussalam Conference on Forest: “Forests and Biodiversity, Unveiling Its Economic Potential”, aims to explore green economic development opportunities through the commercialisation of forest biodiversity such as downstream industries and eco-tourism.   According to Awang Zaeidi Bin Haji Berudin, Senior Forestry Officer at the Forestry Department, the conference is to disseminate information that preserving … Read more

Brunei Darussalam Conference on Forest

The second day of the Brunei Darussalam Conference On Forest: “Forests And Biodiversity: Unveiling Its Economic Potential” continued yesterday morning at the International Convention Centre in Berakas. The Conference is in conjunction with the Brunei Mid-Year Conference and Exhibition 2021 or MYCE.   Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, … Read more

Strategies for Temburong District’s Development

The Ministry of Development has drafted several strategies for the development of Temburong District to meet the needs of the residents which are expected to increase with the opening of the Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Bridge. This includes infrastructure upgrades on Bangar Town and a more organised environmental management. The Minister of Development said … Read more

Projects through the Public-Private Partnership

Several projects have been planned to be implemented to further develop the agriculture and tourism sectors, specifically in the Temburong District. The implementation of these projects is hoped to further enhance the district’s economy and eco-tourism. The Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism said that for the agriculture sector, the ministry has offered a 144-hectare … Read more

Inspired to Improve Al-Quran Reading Quality

The success achieved during the Finals of the National Musabaqah Al-Quran for Adults was an inspiration to the Qari and Qariah champion, to continue to improve the quality of reading, as well as improve their reading skills.   Source: Radio Television Brunei

Finals of National Musabaqah for Adults 1442 Hijrah/2021

The culmination of the Finals of the National Musabaqah Al-Quran for Adults 1442 Hijrah/2021 was the prize presentation ceremony. His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam presented the prizes.   Upon arrival at the International Convention Centre, His Majesty was greeted by Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz … Read more

Guiding Light

Continuing the titah, His Majesty highlights that if Al-Quran continues to be read, there is no doubt the country will be blessed and adorned with a guiding light.   Source: Radio Television Brunei

Lasting Culture

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in a titah stresses that Muslims should never distance themselves from Al-Quran, or stop reading it. Hence, His Majesty expresses the hope that Bruneians will make reading Al-Quran a lasting … Read more

1st Round of HECAS 2021 Result

The result of the first round of HECAS 2021 for local Higher Education Institutions namely Universiti Brunei Darussalam, UBD, Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University, UNISSA, Universiti Teknologi Brunei, UTB and Politeknik Brunei, PB for the Academic Year 2021/2022 will be released this Saturday, 12th of June 2021 at 8:30 in the morning.   Applicants can … Read more

Confiscated Items

480 cans of alcoholic drinks were confiscated by the Bangar Police personnel, Royal Brunei Police Force during a raid at Kampung Ujong Jalan, Puni inTemburong District, following information from the public.   Prohibited items were found placed in an area inside the empty house. All the items were taken to the Bangar Police Station and … Read more