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Singapore college students visit Brunei Press


A GROUP of students accompanied by four teachers from the Malay Language Unit, Mother Tongue Languages Department of Innova Junior College, Singapore, yesterday made a study visit to Brunei Press Sdn Bhd.

They were welcomed by Reggie See, General Manager of Brunei Press Sdn Bhd, and Deputy General Manager, Hazizah Osman. Read more

Warning to errant National Housing Scheme recipients


STERN action will be taken against recipients of national housing schemes who continue to disregard guidelines and regulations that had been “set in stone” by the relevant authorities, warned the Minister of Development.

Speaking at the official launch of World Habitat Day 2014 at the Atrium Hall of The Airport Mall in Berakas yesterday, Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suyoi bin Haji Osman expressed his regret that some recipients of national housing schemes have rented out their houses, while others have sold them off. Read more

Commemorative exhibition showcases phases of formal education in Brunei

FORMAL education in Brunei Darussalam began when the first Malay school was established in 1914 and since then, the education sector has expanded rapidly, with a number of Chinese schools, English schools, and Arabic schools today.

Within a century, the formal education system in the country has achieved excellence and dynamism – always improving with the times in today’s globalised world. It has continued to grow through focused initiatives in technical, vocational and religious education.

This development is in line with the needs and requirements of the country to produce a new generation of leaders, who are knowledgeable with dynamic personality, through implementation of the Malay Islamic Monarchy (MIB) concept. Read more

Winning strategies for Brunei SMEs discussed


WINNING strategies for Brunei’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) took centre stage as the Asia Inc Forum hosted the 2014 Local Business Development (LBD) Forum yesterday.

Held at the Radisson Hotel, the LBD Forum carried the theme, “Breaking Through! Winning Strategies for Brunei SMEs” and looked at how SMEs in the country can develop a winning plan for expanding local markets and getting ready to create new markets globally. Read more

Singaporean delegation visits Brunei Press

A DELEGATION from the Singapore Foreign Service, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Singapore, accompanied by the Singapore Deputy High Commissioner to Brunei Darussalam, Desmond Koh Chee Hing, visited the Brunei Press Sdn Bhd’s main building in Beribi yesterday.

On hand to welcome the delegation was Reggie See, the General Manager of Brunei Press Sdn Bhd and his deputy, Hazizah Osman. Read more

Brunei Press holds Recycling Day

BRUNEI Press Sdn Bhd yesterday conducted a Recycling Day for its team members and QAF Brunei subsidiaries as part of the company’s CSR programme, Brunei Press Reach Out, which was launched last November. Read more

Brunei Press launches new quality campaign

BRUNEI PRESS Sdn Bhd, the publisher of Borneo Bulletin and Media Permata, launched its 2014/2015 quality campaign slogan “Teamwork Brings Success” at a luncheon attended by some 200 employees donning the campaign’s blue T-shirt at Millennium Restaurant yesterday. Read more

Brunei Press holds Blood Donation Drive

BRUNEI Press Sdn Bhd held a Blood Donation Drive yesterday.

Carrying the message, “Give Blood, Save Lives,” the blood donation drive took place at the Brunei Press Commercial Printing Services office.

Organised as part of the company’s 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme, the drive saw staff from Brunei Press and QAF Subsidiary give blood. Read more

MinDef delegates visit Brunei Press

BRUNEI Press Sdn Bhd is in the process of digitalising old newspaper archives to offer easy access to past news and historical moments since the establishment of the company which publishes the leading local newspaper in the Sultanate.

This was stated by Reggie See, the General Manager of Brunei Press, during an introductory visit by delegates from the Public Relations Unit, Ministry of Defence (MinDef), led by Major Muhammad Kassim bin Awg Yusof, who is also the new MinDef spokesman. Read more