Borneo Bulletin (Brunei)

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Kadrina Abdul Latif binti Abdullah’s research on ‘Characterisation of a new myometrial cell line’ earned her the Best Presenter title (judges choice) at the 6th Brunei Students’ Research Symposium (BSRS) in the United Kingdom (UK) recently.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - An array of projects and gadgets were on display at the Serambi Suluh Hall of Tarindak D’Seni yesterday, from sensors and applications to detect water leakages in water supply pipes and a Variable Speed Multi Grits Sander, to a pen and accompanying app designed to assist dyslexic children and adults in writing, to name but a few.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Brunei Darussalam and Bangladesh hope to further boost bilateral trade and commerce through the signing of different Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) in different areas of potential growth and collaboration, as Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrives here for a three-day official visit on Sunday.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Visitors to Brunei Darussalam will now get the chance to see several of the country’s iconic landmarks and sample a portion of its rich history with a scenic cruise through the Brunei River, thanks to the launch of the Brunei River Heritage Trail tourism package yesterday morning.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Powerboat Association Brunei Darussalam is sending the youngest racer to the Muar International F3000 Powerboat championship in Dataran Tanjung Emas Muar, Johor from April 19-20.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Brunei Toastmasters duo Dr Sophiana Chua Abdullah and Sarah Oleyami emerged champion of the International Speech Contest and first runner-up for Table Topics Speech Contest at the 9th Toastmasters District 87 Annual Conference held in Medan, Indonesia recently. 

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The 9th Navy Day Regatta held at the Royal Malaysian Navy Yacht Club in Kota Kinabalu saw two invited Brunei sailors bagging gold and bronze medals in the sailing competition. The two-day event started on April 12. 

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Bruneians should look after their diets and carry out more exercise to prevent cancer – even simple activities such as walking can be beneficial.

KUCHING (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Brunei Darussalam national sprinter Maziah Mahusin bagged the gold medal in the women’s open 100m event of the 66th Sarawak Open Track and Field Championship 2019 at the Sarawak Stadium in Petra Jaya, Kuching held over the weekend.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Bangladeshi community in Brunei welcomed Bangla New Year yesterday with traditional fanfare and festivity, pledging to uphold the nation’s cultural heritage.