BDMD closes walk-in data purchase counter

Brunei Darussalam Meteorological Department (BDMD) has closed its counter for walk-in data purchase until further notice to support the country’s fight against the spread of COVID-19.

The agency in its press statement said it will “process purchase of data via appointment basis only by calling 2381342”, in adherence to the advice of the Ministry of Health (MoH) on social distancing.

Other measures taken by BDMD include limiting the number of representatives from each company or agency to one, temperature check and filing of self-declaration form on arrival at the premises and maximum of 30 minutes per appointment slot.