Opinion

Need clarification on travel suspension directive

I would like to seek clarification from the authorities on the temporary suspension of travel from India to Brunei Darussalam. The directive issued on April...

Four petrol stations accept credit, debit card payments: BSM

Brunei Shell Marketing Company Sdn Bhd (BSM) would like to thank the writer for sharing an opinion on ‘All petrol stations should have digital...

Telecom tower dishes on village water tank a health hazard

I’m writing on behalf of the community of RPN Mengkubau requesting to remove telecommunication tower dishes from our water tank, which have been there...

We need to reduce vehicle emissions in the country

Based on a recent data release, we top the ASEAN chart in terms of the number of motor vehicles, with 721 cars per 1,000...

Rights of non-vaccinated citizens?

I am writing with regards to the national vaccination programme and the issues that may arise should one refuse inoculation. Will something drastic happen, such...

Playground in dire state

I would like to bring attention to the state of public toilets at Rimba playground. The park is a popular spot for parents with young...

Call for stricter measures on processed foods

The most worrying trend I see on the supermarket shelf is the assortment of high-sugar food items laced with preservatives and other harmful ingredients,...

Professionalism on low foot traffic days is a big ask

I’m writing in response to a letter by Mr Spectrum on ‘Professionalism missing in customer-facing jobs’. While I agree that there is a need...

Runaway worker remains elusive

I had a foreign worker in my employ, who recently resigned and requested to be sent home. I cancelled her employment pass and bought...

Time to have a conversation about youth issues

I would like to applaud the authorities for working hard to overcome youth unemployment in the country. As a 25-year-old, who recently graduated with a...

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