Half of flood, landslide mitigation projects completed

The Government of 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 has allocated over BND30 million to address the impact of natural disasters nationwide. The Ministry of Development (MoD) is working on 60 projects to mitigate floods and landslides. To date, 50 per cent of these projects have been completed while the rest are in the implemen-tation stage and tender process. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin