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New MoH permanent secretary appointed

By command 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...

Travel suspension extended to four more countries

The temporary suspension of approvals on the entry for foreign nationals departing from or through the Republic of India has been extended to include...

Total supermoon eclipse on May 26

James Kon The Brunei public will be able to witness a rare total lunar eclipse on May 26, the first total eclipse in the country...

Lambak Kanan water supply resumes in phases

Rokiah Mahmud The leakage in the Terunjing water Reservoir tank has been attended to and the water supply to affected areas in Lambak Kanan has...

House collapses in Kg Ayer, no one hurt

Rokiah Mahmud A wooden house in Kampong Pengiran Tajuddin Hitam, Kampong Ayer collapsed on Sunday, while the occupants were away. According to the Fire and Rescue...

Compound fine issued for illegal dumping

James Kon A local construction company was issued a BND200 compound fine for violating Section 12(1)(b), Chapter 30 of the Minor Offences Act for disposing...

No new COVID-19 cases reported

James Kon Brunei Darussalam recorded no new COVID-19 cases yesterday keeping the tally of confirmed cases at 232. No local transmissions have been reported for...

‘Staycations’ a boost to local tourism says CSPS

Azlan Othman Domestic tourism has benefitted from government restrictions of cross-border movement as more people spend locally, according to the Brunei Economic Update, published by...

UTB scientist selected nation’s representative in regional science competition

Daniel Norjidi A Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) scientist has been selected as a national finalist for a regional science competition organised by ASEAN Committee on...

Raya in the New Norms

Photo shows a family celebrating the fourth day of Hari Raya. While most of the country will return to work following the long weekend, house...

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