Opinion

Concern on SPA process for i-Ready apprentices

I WOULD like to thank ‘Apprentice’ for the letter titled ‘Clear communication needed for i-Ready apprentices’ highlighting the situation as this affects many young...

Sad that water taxi safety still lacking

A FEW months ago I wrote about this same topic. And there seemed to be a period of silence where everything looked okay with...

Clear communication needed for i-Ready apprentices

I AM writing on behalf of i-Ready apprentices in the public sector to urge JobCentre Brunei or the Manpower and Planning Council to hold...

Mobile phone shops should be more upfront when selling products

I RECENTLY went to several shops to buy a battery for my phone. To my surprise, none of these shops sold the battery. I was even...

Re-evaluate furnishing government residences

I MET a best friend from school recently. He and his wife invited me and my wife for lunch at his government flat. I noticed he...

Puzzled by bank’s location alongside heritage building

THE formation of Bank Usahawan Brunei was much anticipated and appreciated by the local SMEs (small and medium enterprises) community. I noticed the location of...

MoH looking at strategies to educate and increase awareness

THE Ministry of Health (MoH) would like to thank Abdul Malik Omar for the letter titled ‘Attach price labels on public hospital medicines, services’...

Are all tyre brands vetted and approved by authorities?

I HAD to buy new tyres recently and it is not a small purchase. Being one of the most important parts of a car, I...

Cost of getting driver’s licence too high

MY SON turned 18 recently and I enrolled him at a driving school in order to obtain a driving licence. I was surprised by the...

Intrigued with Bahasa Melayu 2 PSR paper situation

I READ with intrigue the reply by the Ministry of Education on the subject Bahasa Melayu 2 PSR paper published in the Opinion page...

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