BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - In an effort to generate more employment-ready local youth, the Government 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 Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has awarded scholarships to eight students to undergo Air Traffic Officer training in Malaysia.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Team ‘HIO’ from Politeknik Brunei came in sixth during the CIMB Asean Stock Challenge 2.0 (ASC 2.0) in Jakarta, on January 16.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN Desk) - The two sides agree to form a unified women’s ice hockey team; North Korea delegation to travel to South Korea via western land route
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - AirAsia will move its international flight departures to Terminal 3 of Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesia plans to export LNG to Pakistan and Bangladesh with the trading value of US$6 billion for each country.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Brunei History Association (PESEBAR) is hoping to work closely with Aceh in academia including education, history, religion, as well as economy-related areas like tourism during their five-day visit to the Indonesian province.
NAYPYITAW (Eleven Media Group/ ANN) - Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi attended the coordination meeting on Rakhine State held at the Presidential Palace in Naypyitaw on January 18.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Religious Teachers University College of Seri Begawan (KUPU SB) in collaboration with the Association of Malaysian Muslim Intellectual (PIMM) and Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) will host the 5th International Conference on Research in Islamic Education and Arabic Language 2018 (ICRIALE 2018) from January 24-26.
NAYPYITAW (Eleven Media Group/ ANN) - With sales to India historically bringing higher prices than other markets, Myanmar had become largely dependent on that market, he suggested. Now, Nepal is reselling beans they import from Myanmar.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Google will be manually screening popular, high-view YouTube videos before attaching ads to ensure 'clean' environment online.