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BIBD today feted its second monthly winners of its “Swipe to Fly” promotion at the recently refurbished BIBD Manggis Branch. All the winners were seen excited with smiles when arriving at the branch to collect their prizes of a pair of air tickets to Bali. Present to hand over the prizes was BIBD Manggis Branch Manager, Hjh Raidahwati bti Hj Abd Rahman.

The BIBD “Swipe to Fly” promotion continues until the 31st of March 2015 with five pairs of air tickets up to Dubai and Melbourne still up for grabs.

Let BIBD reward you by sending you and a partner on your dream holiday. All you need to do is use either your BIBD cards or BIBD eTunai service and spend a minimum of B$30 on a single receipt at any retail or online outlet. This will entitle you to receive an entry into the monthly “Swipe to Fly” lucky draw. What’s more, BIBD customers will be rewarded with an additional ten bonus lucky draw entries for accumulating a monthly minimum spending of B$1,000 on their BIBD Cards and eTunai for that month’s lucky draw.

Winning has never been easier as there are no hassles of filling entry forms for each qualifying purchase transaction, making that dream holiday one step easier and closer.

For more information on any BIBD products, services or promotions, please follow the BIBD Instagram account at BIBDBRUNEI; Facebook page at; get in touch with BIBD Contact Centre at 2238181 or visit the nearest BIBD Branch. Also, don’t forget to download the popular BIBD Mobile App to get the latest BIBD offers and promotions under “What’s New” feature.


11th Abacus Holiday Travel Fair this weekend

26 September 2014

Abacus Distribution Systems (Brunei) Sdn Bhd will launch the 11th Abacus Holiday Travel Fair on Saturday, 27 September 2014 at Grandstone Ballroom, 7th Floor, The Centrepoint Hotel, Gadong. The two-day fair, organised by Abacus Brunei will provide Abacus travel partners including airlines, national tourist offices, hotels and travel agents a unique platform to promote and […]

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Interested in a career in the Oil & Gas or Marine Industry?

22 March 2013

Open to all ‘O’ level school leavers interested to have a career in the Marine Industry in the Oil & Gas Sector. Marine companies will be showcasing the potential careers you can take when you enrol into the Brunei Maritime Academy. Please note that this is not a Job Fair (for jobseekers). This roadshow is […]

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SMSS Peter Pan Musical Wows Crowd

26 November 2012

An audience of 4,000, amongst them proud parents and family members of students from Seri Mulia Sarjana School (SMSS), witnessed the adaptation of Walt Disney’s 1953 cartoon classic, Peter Pan The Musical. The three-hour evening spectacle was held in conjunction with the school’s 20th anniversary celebration at the Jerudong Park Amphitheatre. The well-known and much […]

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ASEANNA Training Academy

15 November 2012

Facts: The total spending among the top 5000 companies in the world on training and development reached US$17 billion in 2011. Employee training budgets in the USA jumped by 9.5% in 2012. Asia must follow suit to keep up. A recent survey on employee assessment shows that 63% of employers expect a very tough time […]

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Come Try Mauri’s Meat!

8 November 2012

Its time for a brand new monthly promo at Chef Mauri Group of Restaurants and this time, its the ever popular meat lover’s promo which is running at ALL Chef Mauri restaurants nation-wide. The dishes for this promo include steak with blue cheese, home-made oxtail pasta, roast beef with lentils, meatloaf, and of course, the […]

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Microsoft Launches Windows 8

27 October 2012

Yesterday, Microsoft announced the availability of Windows 8 for its customers in Asia Pacific and around the world. Beginning on Friday, October 26, consumers and businesses will be able to experience all that Windows 8 has to offer: a beautiful new user interface available on more than 1,000 Windows 8 certified PCs and tablets, and […]

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All you can eat Pizza and Pasta Promo at Villa Mauri

25 October 2012

Had the pleasure of dining with some of the UBDfm crew last night at Villa Mauri. It was a pizza and pasta treat of the all you can eat kind! At only B$15.50 per head, our young undergrads certainly tucked in and enjoyed the various dishes including penne arrabiatta, seafood pasta, ravioli carbonara, and various […]

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GDG DevFest Brunei 2012

13 October 2012

GDG Brunei Darussalam is a group of developers who are interested in Google’s developer technologies; everything from the Android, App Engine, and Google Chrome platforms, to product APIs like the YouTube API and the Google Calendar API, & Google Maps. GDG Brunei Darussalam is currently mapping out its events for the year. In collaboration with […]

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Wicked Mauri Promo this week!

3 October 2012

All this week, Grazie Mauri is running its Wicked Promotion which features free appetizers and desserts. For every pizza or pasta dish you order from the promo menu, you get to choose either a free appetizer or dessert, and for every mains you order, you get to choose a free appetizer AND dessert. Good value […]

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Tortellini Promo at Villa Mauri

17 September 2012

For the month of September, Chef Michele is running a Tortellini Promotion at Villa Mauri. The origin of tortellini is obscure although many legends lay claim to the origins of it. A strong local tradition has it that this dish was born in Castelfranco Emilia (province of Modena). One night during a trip, Lucrezia Borgia checked into […]

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Italian Iftar at Villa Mauri

1 August 2012

As with previous years, Villa Mauri is offering an all you can eat buffet where you can order as many dishes from the main course menu which consists of Beef Medallion served in rosemary and garlic sauce, Lamb chop served with black pepper sauce, chicken served with mushroom sauce, and fish fillet with spicy tomato, […]

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Rizqun Coffeehouse Ramadhan Buffet

24 July 2012

In the true spirit of Ramadhan, the Rizqun Coffeehouse is offering diners the opportunity to win a lucky draw prize which is an an Umrah Package for two persons. For patrons who are indecisive on locations to break their fast, Rizqun Coffeehouse is the place to go as with every dine-in, a receipt entitles customers […]

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Chef Mauri returns with 50% promo and a guest chef!

17 May 2012

Grazie Mauri, one of Chef Mauri’s outlets, is celebrating its second year anniversary and in conjunction with the celebration, Grazie Mauri is currently having 50 per cent discounts on all its pasta and pizza. According to Chef Mauri, the seafood pasta, Pizza Hawaiana, lamb shank and chocolate pudding are the most favourable dishes in the […]

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Penang Food Festival at Orchid Garden Hotel

7 May 2012

Food lovers are in for a treat as the Goldiana Cafe and Lounge at the Orchid Garden Hotel is currently having a Penang Hawker’s Food Promotion. Goldiana Café and Lounge has been transformed to a ‘Hawker Style’ layout with seven stalls serving dishes ranging from Nasi Kandar to delicious Laksa and Nasi Lemak including the […]

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Nelayan Night at Rizqun Coffeehouse

6 May 2012

Seafood lovers! Its baaack! For the entire month of May, The Rizqun Coffee House is having its awesome Nelayan Night Food Promotion featuring assorted seafood which is displayed on a boat. On offer are mussels, satak, crabs, prawns, sea bass, red snapper, kurisi, duai, bakulan, rumahan, stingray, squid, and lots more which are procured FRESH […]

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Dua Minggu – Two Weeks of Events in Brunei Darussalam

20 January 2012

The first edition of the ‘DuaMinggu’ newsletter publication was launched to the warm applause of business partners and sponsors at the Radisson Hotel yesterday. The launch marked a new medium for cultural consulting firm iBudaya to reach out to its target audience including companies, public agencies, educational bodies, cultural institutions and artists centred towards advocating […]

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The Lau Difang aka Old Place Experience

19 January 2012

There seems to be a trend these days to hark back to the “good old days” with retro being the new metro. In terms of restaurants, old time kopitiams are coming back to fashion with a vengeance. In Singapore and Malaysia, we have Kiliney, Ipoh Kopitiam, Yakun, Toastbox etc. In Brunei, we are not deprived […]

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Megastrike Bowl Opens Tomorrow!

10 November 2011

There’s a new bowling alley in town and its slated to open tomorrow, 11/11/11. Megastrike Bowling is located on the 3rd floor of the Airport Mall. Megastrike brings up the standard of bowling centres with plush carpeting, 22 lanes, and best of all, that brand new smell! I might just join a league since its […]

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The Business Icons of Brunei!

27 September 2011

Ever wondered of the true story behind Hua Ho department store? or Abdul Razak Holdings? how about Chop Jing Chew or Harun’s Gym? Have you ever thought of why and how the individuals who are behind these brands went from managing small scale operations to such mammoth companies? Well then your doubts are going to […]

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Don’t feed the ants! Prevent Diabetes.

12 August 2011

Butra HeidelbergCement Sdn Bhd (BHC), the producer of Brunei Cement, is partnering with the Ministry of Health and MixMedia Group in a campaign to prevent diabetes before it hits. Stuart Lee, spokesperson for Brunei Cement, said the company is celebrating its 15 years in the industry and is keen to embark on a corporate and […]

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Looking for stylish shawls and hijabs?

7 August 2011

Looking for stylish shawls and hijabs to wear for the holy month of Ramadhan and the upcoming Hari Raya festival? Cahaya Butik Outlet has it all. Cahaya Butik Outlet has few new shawls such as Jewelled shawls, printed cotton shawls, Stretchable cotton shawls and the popular scarf from Cahaya Butik outlet is also having […]

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A Call to all iPad owners!

27 July 2011

  Whether one likes it or not (can you tell I’m an Android fanboy? heheh) the number of iPad users in Brunei is growing real fast with roughly three to five thousand units already sold (this is just locally and not including those bought abroad). Some buddies of mine have put out an invitation to all iPad owners […]

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Telbru Media Appreciation Night 2011

26 July 2011

TELEKOM Brunei Berhad (TelBru) held an appreciation night for members of the media as thank you for their support and contribution in spreading and covering news for the knowledge of the public in the Sultanate. The event was held at Brunei Hotel in the capital last Saturday night. Representatives from eight media agencies in Brunei […]

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A day with Manny Librodo

24 July 2011

Yesterday was a loooong day which started out with a whole day photography workshop with Manny Librodo, one of the best five photographers in world (that you probably haven’t heard about) according to Scott Kelby, who was brought in by CandidSyndrome Brunei. The day was split into two, an intense photoshoot in the morning followed […]

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Keen to get CERTIFIED on Digital Etiquette?

1 July 2011

The Authority for Info-Communication Technology Industry of Brunei Darussalam (AITI) in collaboration with Prestariang Systems Sdn Bhd will be conducting a 2-day training session for IC Citizen Training & Certification especially targeted for bloggers and any interested Internet users. There are two choices of dates for the sessions, i.e. 25 to 26 July or 27 […]

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International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

23 June 2011

Established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1987, June 26 has been chosen as the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. The day is supposed to serve as a reminder of the goals agreed to by UN Member States of creating an international society free of drug abuse. The Narcotics Control Bureau […]

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Simply Siti…

12 June 2011

SIMPLYSITI, a brand of beauty and cosmetic products by famous Malaysian songstress Dato’ Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin, made its debut in the Brunei market a couple of days ago at Paloma, The Mall, Gadong and Paloma, Delima. It was a rare sight to see a large number of fans gathering in front of the store just […]

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Fancy a Proton car?

6 June 2011

Did you know that the Proton distributor in Brunei is now United Motors Sdn Bhd and their showroom is now at Batu Bersurat? Well, I didn’t… until last weekend when I was invited to a media conference at their showroom yesterday to announce their appointment as distributor by Proton Holdings Berhad. Present at the event […]

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Hey F’oo!!

3 June 2011

What is it with drivers who insist on going round the roundabout as if they’re negotiating a hairpin at Sepang?? Making up for lack of performance in other areas?? Btw, I need yr full name for the email accounts 🙂 Oh, and did I mention that its a GOOGLE hosted email account with a […]

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WalkRunCycle Charity Bike Auction concludes

1 June 2011

As mentioned in a previous post, a spontaneous idea which came about when DJ Jenny and DJ Hum were having a conversation on the air about needing bikes for the HSBC WalkRunCycle event. Together with da gangsta, we actually went bike shopping and selected two lovely bikes for the two DJ’s to ride during the […]

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