Brunei Darussalam

Baiduri observes Earth Hour with Alfresco Night Market

23 March 2017

WHAT IS IT? An open-air market style event, featuring pop-up local vendors and food trucks to observe Earth Hour, the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment. As part of Earth Hour, one hour between 8.30pm to 9.30pm, the lights will be switched off, to shine a light on climate action. Date: 25th March 2017 […]

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Daily delights for Baiduri Visa holders!

3 March 2017

It is the perfect time to apply for a Baiduri Visa Credit Card. From 1 March to 31 May 2017, Baiduri Bank is offering great rewards and savings for those who sign up and use their Baiduri Visa Credit Cards. During the promotion period, those who apply for either a new Baiduri Infinite, Platinum or […]

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Brunei to Melbourne: A Business Traveler’s Perspective

2 March 2017
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Bruneiku33

24 February 2017

This year, for the first time in many years, I was not involved in the National Day event. It was strange but I felt this pang of sadness as I watched the wet parade on TV. I would have happily marched with my fellow Bruneians that morning in the rain to show my love for […]

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Go BANANAS with the Minions at Bossini Brunei!

17 February 2017

It’s another exciting year for Bossini as we GO BANANAS with the MINIONS! Yes Bossini fans, the Minions line of clothes for the family is coming to Brunei and we want you to be part of it. Join us on Sunday, 19th of February as we officially launch the Minions line with our “GO BANANAS” […]

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Perfectionism – What’s it to you?

11 February 2017

Perfectionism is a topic that rears its head time and again when discussing personalities. Every type may be prone to it in its own unique way, but it’s an integral part of some more than others. So, what’s wrong with striving for perfection? To answer that question we have to distinguish between striving for perfection […]

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Megadeth Live in Malaysia

8 February 2017

One of the world’s top heavy metal bands credited with popularizing the genre, Megadeth, is finally coming to Malaysia! After a much-anticipated wait, Megadeth’s debut performance in Kuala Lumpur – organised by IME Malaysia – will see the band rock Stadium Negara on Thursday, 4th May 2017 at 8pm. Founded in 1983, Megadeth virtually gave […]

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Studying in Australia

27 January 2017

Did you know that Australia has one on the largest international student populations in the world? Did you know that six Australian cities (Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth) rank in the Top 35 Student Cities in the World? Did you know that Australia has produced 16 Nobel laureates – more per capita than […]

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Jealousy – What’s it to you?

19 January 2017

Jealousy is a complex emotion that encompasses many different kinds of feelings ranging from fear of abandonment to rage and humiliation. Jealousy can strike both men and women when a third-party threat to a valued relationship is perceived, it can be a problem among siblings competing for parental attention, or envy after a more successful […]

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BIBD presents monthly BARAKAH winners with prizes

13 January 2017

BIBD today handed over ten lucky draw prizes to its first monthly Barakah Rewards 7 winners, which is now in its second cycle. At the same time, BIBD also handed over two travel packages for two people each, consisting of two return air tickets to Kuala Lumpur with accommodation for three days and two nights, […]

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Seria, not to be confused with Syria

12 January 2017

Seria is a town in the Belait District of Brunei Darussalam. Its full name is Pekan Seria in full (Pekan is the Malay word for “Town”). Seria was originally known as Padang Berawa which is Wild Pigeon’s Field in Malay. The name “Seria” comes from the river located very near where oil was first discovered in the […]

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