His Majesty's Arrival
His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam arrived in the United Kingdom for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). The 3-day meeting will end yesterday.
Graces the Mobile Demonstration: Offensive Action on Jungle Fringe Regional Jungle Warfare Symposium 2018
His Royal Highness Prince General Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, the Deputy Sultan and General of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces has consented to witness the Mobile Demonstration: Offensive Action on Jungle Fringe Regional Jungle Warfare Symposium 2018. The demonstration was held at the Field Firing Area, Binturan Range, Penanjong Garrison in Tutong yesterday afternoon.
21st Commonwealth Games Post-Mortem Meeting
His Royal Highness Prince Haji Sufri Bolkiah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, President of the Brunei Darussalam National Olympic Council in a sabda stressed that the national athletes should gain experience to enhance their respective skills in sports. His Royal Highness added that high commitment and discipline from all levels, be it at the management section or among the athletes, are important factors for the team's success. His Royal Highness made the sabda at the question and answer session for the 21st Commonwealth Games Post-Mortem Meeting. The meeting took place yesterday morning at the Conference Room of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas
Isra' Mi'raj Celebration by the Ministry Of Home Affairs and the Departments
The Ministry of Home Affairs and the departments under it organised the Isra' Mi'raj celebration yesterday afternoon. Conducted by the Labour Department, the celebration took place at the Multi-Purpose Hall of the Fire and Rescue Department Headquarters at Old Airport, Berakas.
Isra' Mi'raj Celebration by the Ministry Of Education
The Isra' Mi'raj or Prophet Muhammad's (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasalam) night travel from Makkah Al-Mukaramah to Al-Aqsa Mosque in Baitulmuqaddis, Palestine, and then from the third holiest city of Islam to the Sidratul Muntaha in the Heavenly Skies was the topic of a talk during an Isra' Mi'raj celebration this afternoon. The function organised by the Ministry of Education took place at the Curriculum Development Department in Berakas.
Isra' Mi'raj Celebration by the Ministry Of Communications and Its Departments
In together commemorating the Isra' Mi'raj of Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu 'Alaihi Wassalam, the Ministry of Communications and its departments organised a special talk titled 'Manisnya Solat Berjemaah'. The talk took place yesterday afternoon at Dewan Amar Pahlawan, Ministry of Communications.
Isra' Mi'raj Celebration by the Ministry Of Culture, Youth and Sports
The Isra' Mi'raj was also celebrated by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports yesterday afternoon. The function was held at the Ministry's Dewan Digadong.
Launch of Thursday without Plastic Bags
A study by the Department of Environment, Parks and Recreation, JASTRe showed from three thousand to eight thousand plastic bags were used at each supermarket in the country on Saturdays and Sundays. The JASTRe study also discovered each supermarket uses from between one hundred thousand to almost four hundred thousand plastic bags on the said days each year. According to the Minister of Development the findings did not include the use of plastic bags on other days or those used by grocery stores, night markets and stalls throughout the country. Speaking at the Launch of Penambahan Hari Khamis **Ke Arah Setiap** Hari Tanpa Beg Plastik' this morning Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar said plastic does not degrade or decay easily and will remain at the disposal areas for a long period. The study also showed sixteen percent of materials thrown at the garbage disposal sites are plastic. Adding Thursday is part of the measure to implement 'no plastic bags day' every day.
300 Recycle Bags Were Distributed For Free To the Public
The promotion the use of recycle bags, is one of the Ministry of Development's initiative through the Department of Environment, Parks and Recreation, JASTRe to reduce disposal of plastic bags. Yesterday morning, JASTRe distributed recycle bags to the public at several department stores and business premises in the capital.
72 Times Khatam Al Quran Reading Observation
The 72-times Khatam Al-Quran Ceremony for the Brunei Muara District Mukim and Kampung Consultative Councils for Adults is one of the religious activities held to further enliven the 72nd birthday celebration of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. The observation for the reading of Al-Quran verses for the said ceremony was held at the Jame' Asr' Hassanil Bolkiah.