Month: November 2021

Teens among car thieves roped (28.11.2021)

November 29, 2021 By Jimi Ha Off

BY James Kon Four male suspects, including teenagers, were detained by the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) in connection with the brazen car theft of three vehicles from Ford Premier Automobile early Saturday morning. According to the RBPF, three of the suspects are locals, with…

PCR test can detect new variant: Minister (28.11.2021)

November 29, 2021 By Jimi Ha Off

BY Izah Azahari The new COVID-19 variant, Omicron, can be detected by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test, though the efficacy of current vaccines used in the Sultanate against the strain remains a question that can only be answered once more research has been done. This…

44 new cases, three new clusters surface (28.11.2021)

November 29, 2021 By Jimi Ha Off

BY Rokiah Mahmud & Adib Noor The Sultanate recorded 44 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the national tally to 15,036, Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar said at the daily press conference on Sunday. There was one…

Expansion of immigration service counter operations (28.11.2021)

November 29, 2021 By Jimi Ha Off

BY Izah Azahari The Immigration and National Registration Department has expanded the service counters for registration of birth, death and adoption certificates at the Muhibbah Hall at the Brunei-Muara District Office and the Persiaran Multipurpose Building in Kuala Belait. To date, the number of applications…