Forum on Driving the Innovation Ecosystem

Universiti Teknologi Brunei in partnership with Brunei LNG Sdn Bhd yesterday morning organised a forum on Driving the Innovation Ecosystem. The forum was held in conjunction with the Crown Prince CIPTA Award 2021 and to conclude the CIPTA 2021 Seminar Series. It took place at the International Convention Centre in Berakas.   In attendance was … Read more

COVID-19 Moderna Vaccine

​50,400 doses of the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine has safely arrived in Brunei Darussalam from Spain. It is the first batch out of the 200 thousand doses of COVID-19 Moderna vaccine procured by the Ministry of Health.   The Brunei Darussalam Medicines Control Authority, BDMCA, has verified the safety and efficacy of the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine … Read more

Under 15 Football Match

​The DPMM FC Football Fanfare 2021 was highlighted with the under 15 football matches. Among the participated teams were Warriors; DPMM FC ‘A’; DPMM FC ‘B’;  IKLSMB5 FC; Jerudong International School; Dash Football Academy; Bang Dalam FC; Striking Stars; and Wijaya FC. Among those who joined the match was His Royal Highness the Crown Prince’s son, … Read more

DPMM FC Football Fanfare 2021

​His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office yesterday afternoon presented prizes to winners of the under-15 tournament during the DPMM FC Football Fanfare 2021. 9 teams participated in the tournament held at the Jerudong Park … Read more

Investors brace for annual Russell index rebalancing with pandemic imprint

Market participants are girding for probably the biggest trading event of the year next Friday, as FTSE Russell stages the final reconstitution of its indexes, and trillions of dollars in investments could be influenced by the event that will reflect a wild trading year marked by the pandemic and the “meme” stock craze.   Source: … Read more

Wall St Week Ahead Fed shift causes rally in value stocks to wobble

The Federal Reserve’s hawkish shift is forcing investors to reevaluate the rally in so-called value stocks, which have taken a hit in recent days after ripping higher for most of the year. Shares of banks, energy firms and other companies that tend to be sensitive to the economy’s fluctuations have tumbled following the Federal Reserve’s … Read more

Viral Audio

Following a viral audio recording of a conversation between a mother and a teacher regarding the dissatisfaction on a teacher’s ethic, the Ministry of Education would like to advise members of the public especially parents that any inquiries and complaints can be raised through proper procedures.   Any inquiries or complaints on the education services … Read more

Population and Housing Census

The eCensus implementation of the Population and Housing Census BPP 2021 which will end on the 21st of June 2021 is extended until the 21st of July 2021. The Department of Economic Planning and Statistics, JPES, Ministry of Finance and Economy in its media release announced an additional period for filling in the eCensus which … Read more

Water Safety Roadshow

To raise the public’s awareness and knowledge on water safety issues specifically the safety of fishermen while at sea was among the objective of yesterday morning’s roadshow that carries a theme “Bersama Menjayakan Keselamatan Perairan”. The roadshow which took place at the Hua Ho Petani Mall Lobby, Tutong District was conducted by the Rig Safety- … Read more