Saturday, March 31, 2007

April 4th: BCL Coffeeplus - Having Fun in BRUNEI!

Date: Wednesday 4th April 2007
Time: 9.30am
Venue: Orchid Garden Hotel
Admission: $7 which inludes refreshments
About this month's Coffeeplus:

  • Jenny Law will be sharing her considerable knowledge through pictures and talk
  • Find out about trips and activities to entertain visitors in this beautiful country - who to contact for that ultimate water village trip or jungle walk and where the best beaches are
  • She will also give us an insight into organising these activities for ourselves
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April 7th: Presenting "MOTA" Teenage Band

Date: Saturday 7th April 2007
Time: 7.00pm - 10.00pm
Venue: RBYC Serasa
For more information, contact: 2786267 or 2772011 Read On!...

April 8th: RBYC Easter Sunday

Date: Sunday, 8th April 2007
Time: 3.00pm onwards
Venue: RBYC Serasa
Activities: Eggs Hunt, Easter Bonnet, Bouncy Castle
Admission: $5.00 per child inclusive of meals
For more information & booking, please call: 2786267 or 2772011

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April 10th: Brunei Nature Society Talk

Date: Tuesday 10th April 2007
Time: 8.00 pm
Venue: Room 1.17, Central Lecture Theatre, Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Facilitated by: Linda Galbraith
About Talk:

  • Linda will give an account of a recent visit she made to Cambodia, including the tourist "hot-spots" of Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Angkor Wat
  • Good opportunity to find out about new tourism devlopments in the country and firm up your own plans for a visit
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Friday, March 30, 2007

Updated: April 3rd: Talk by Ms Randa Abdel Fattah

Date: Tuesday, April 3rd 2007
Time: 2:30pm
Venue: Central Lecture Theatre, UBD
Facilitated by: Australian Muslim author Ms Randa Abdel Fattah
About: Present a series of talks about what it is like to live as a Muslim in Australia and her career as a writer
About Ms Randa Abdel Fattah:

  • Lawyer based in Sydney
  • Written two books about growing up as a Muslim in Australia - "Does My Head Look Big In This" and "Ten Things I Hate About Me"
  • "Does My Head Look Big In This"won the Australian Industry Book Award for the best Australian Book for Young Adult Readers in 2006
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March 31st/12 Rabiulawal: Maulud Nabi S.A.W

Date: 12 Rabiulawal 1428/March 31st 2007
Time: 7am

  • Brunei Muara District - Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar Ali Saifueddin, BSB
  • Tutong District - Padang Kompleks Dewan Kemasyarakatan
  • Belait District - Kuala Belait Municipal Park
  • Temburong District- Temburong District Community Centre Open Area
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April 1st: 1st HP Special Sunday

Date: Sunday, April 1st 2007
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: Netcom Computer House, Kiulap
What's there:

  • Free gift with purchase of selected items
  • Free snack with any HP item on a single receipt
  • Free balloons & twisted balloons (balloon twisting @ 10:30am - 11:30am and 2pm - 4pm)
  • Free drinks - Milo (AM) and Teh Tarik (PM)
For more information, please contact: 2236467 Read On!...

April 7th: Charity Football Match

Date: Saturday, April 7th 2007
Time: 8.15pm
Venue: Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium
Teams: AM Gunners Vs Projek Ikan Pusu (PIP)
Other Info:

  • All proceeds donated to HRH the Crown Prince Pengiran Muda Al-Muhtadee Billah Orphans' Fund and Pusat Ehsan
  • Lucky draw & other side shows will also be held
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April 5th-14th: PC Fair

Date: April 5th - 14th 2007
Times: 10 am - 10 pm
Venue: The Mall, Gadong
Who will be there:

  • Multitrons Sdn Bhd - showcasing latest Sony items such as video cameras and digital cameras
  • TelBru
  • Baiduri Bank
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Wednesday, March 28, 2007

April 1st: Garage Sale

Date: Sunday 1st April 2007
Times: 3.30pm - 5.30pm
Venue: No. 3, Lot 31606 Spg 1074, Jalan Muara, Salambigar
What's on Sale: Books, clothes, household items, DVDs, plants, cane furniture, etc

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April 1st: What "WOW" Windows Vista Consumer Launch

Date: Sunday, April 1st 2007
Time: 10am - 10pm
Venue: The Mall, Gadong
Why "WOW":

  • Goodies
  • Funs & Games
  • Loads of prizes to be won!
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April 1st: Sunday Splash

Date: Sunday, April 1st 2007
Time: 11:am - 5:30pm
Venue: Lagoon Pool, The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Jerudong
Price: B$12 (Adults) & B$6 (per Child)
For more information, please contact: 2418888 Read On!...

From April 3rd: Tai Chi Classes by Brunei-Muara Tai Chi Association

Dates: Every Tuesdays & Fridays, from April 3rd 2007
Time: 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Venue: Brunei-Muara Tai Chi Association, No 1-2, Second Floor, Heng Thai Property Centre, Spg 22, Jln Dato Ratna, Kg Kiarong
Fees to join Association:

  • Entry Fee B$20
  • Monthly Fee B$35
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April 7th: RBC Cooking Class

Date: Saturday, April 7th 2007
Time: 9.45am - noon
Venue: Amigos Café, Royal Brunei Recreational Club, Berakas
Demonstrated by: Chef Jalaludin Mohd Ali and Chef Chang Chee Kiong

  • Newfoundland Avocado and Scallops
  • Pan Roasted Canadian Salmon with Orange Butter Sauce
  • Maple Mousse with Passionfruit Coulis

Photo Credit: BB

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Monday, March 26, 2007

March 28th: Charcoal BBQ & Grill New Menu

Date: Wednesday, March 28th 2007
Venue: Charcoal BBQ and Grill, Batu Satu
New Menu include:

  • Lamb Shank in Plump Sauce
  • Roasted Herbs Chicken
  • Spicy Chicken Piri-Piri
  • Charcoal Plumb Ribs
  • Three Poli Chicken from the Middle East
  • Fresh Young Coconut Milkshake
  • Green Apple Aloe Vera

Special Promotion
Dates: A week starting from March 28th 2007
Promotion: 15 per cent discounts offered on the new dishes

Listen to Radio Pilihan!!!
Times: Between 9am - Midnight
Why: Win $20 vouchers from quiz or competitions!

For more information or for reservations, please contact: Charcoal BBQ & Grill at 2221171

Photo credit: BB

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Celebrate The April Spring with The Empire Hotel

Date: Sunday, 8th April 2007
Venue: The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Jerudong
Spring Specials:

  • Atrium Café - Spring Sunday Brunch
  • Lobby Lounge - Spring Afternoon Tea Buffet
  • Li Gong - Spring Oriental Brunch
Especially for Kids:
  • A Fun-filled Kid’s Zone at Indera Kayangan Ballroom - Special activities, games, competitions and a kiddie buffet corner
  • From 11:30am - 6pm
  • Price - B$19 per child
For restaurant bookings and further information, please contact: 2418888 extension 7329 (Atrium Café), 1188 (Li Gong) and 5008 (Lobby Lounge) Read On!...

April 7th: ITB's Night of Appreciation

Date: Saturday, April 7th 2007
Time: 7.30 pm
Venue: LR Asma Hotel, Jerudong

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April 17th-19th: Islamic Finance Conference

Date: April 17th - 19th 2007
Venue: Indera Kayangan Ballroom, Empire Hotel and Country Club
Title of Conference: First International Conference on Inclusive Islamic Financial Sector Development on Enhancing Islamic Financial Services for Micro and Medium-Sized Enterprises (MMEs)
Topics included:

  • Islamic approach to MME-Finance
  • Role of Islamic institutions such as Awqaf, Zakat, Qard Hassan, Baitul Mal Wal Tamweel and Ar-Rehn
  • Issues on venture capital, social enterprise development, transparency and disclosures, export and suppliers' credit risk management and governance issues
  • Different perspectives of the international institutions in terms of legal, tax, regulatory and policy framework
Registration fee: BND$750 per participant
For more information or if interested, please contact: Ak Hasnol and Dk Syema at 2463001 extension 1694, 1831 and 2011 or contact Ak Hasnol at Read On!...

Saturday, March 24, 2007

March 22nd-31st: International Sale & Exhibition

Dates: March 22nd - 31st 2007
Venue: Exhibition Hall, Bumiputera & Commercial Centre Building, Jalan Cator, Bandar Seri Begawan

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April 1st: Garage Sale

(Thanks to: planet earth)
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March 26th-April 30th: Brunei Hotel Food Promotion

Date: 26th March - 30th April 2007
Mawar Coffee House, Brunei Hotel, BSB
What's on the Menu:

  • Asian dishes such as Shanghai Tafu, Hot and Spicy Chicken, Ayam Percik, Curry Assam Fish or Braised Seafood Claypot with rice
  • Western dish value meal promotion of stuffed shrimp rolls
  • Both value meals come with complimentary mocktail
Price: $6.50 nett
For more information, please contact: 224 2372 - 9 (8 lines)
Photo credit: BB
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March 30th: "Technology Treats or Threats" Lecture

Date: Friday, March 30th 2007
Time: 9 am
Venue: UBD Chancellor Hall Lecture Theatre
Title of Lecture: Technology Treats or Threats? - Tackling the Good and Bad Together'
Facilitated by: Associate Professor Dr Mogana Dhamotharan (Department of Educational Foundation of the Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Education)
Admission: Free
Open to: Members of the public
For further information please contact: 2463001 extensions 1587 / 1588

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Friday, March 23, 2007

March 23rd-25th: CIPTA Exhibition

Date: March 23rd - 25th 2007

Time: 10am - 10pm
Venue: The Mall, Gadong
On Exhibit:

  • 'PIC Controlled Cloth Line System' - a clothesline that ingeniously functions with the use of mechanics and software that consists of a rain detector and a night sensor
  • IT facilities for the visually impaired at the Standard Chartered Bank booth showcasing computers and demonstrating software to assist those with visual impairment
  • Various computer vendors with promotional prices
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Vincci Sale

Venue: Vincci Kiulap Branch (Shakirin Complex) & Serusop Branch (Delima Square) Promotion: 20% - 50% discount
For more information, contact: 2237017 or 2342378
Photo credit:
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March 25th-April 8th: Home & Fashion Fair 2007

Date: March 25th - April 8th 2007
Venue: Hua Ho Manggis Mall

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Thursday, March 22, 2007

March 22nd-April 8th: The Airport Restaurant Canadian Seafood Promotion

(Taken from: here)
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March 23rd: Draw for National Day Quiz Winners

Date: Friday, March 23rd 2007
Time: 2pm
Venue: Yayasan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex, BSB

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March 22nd-24th: Tasek Dam Open To Public

Date: March 22nd - 24th 2007
Location: Near Tasek Lama Recreational Park, BSB

  • Friday: 2pm - 6pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 8am - 6pm
About Tasek Dam:
  • Open especially in conjunction with World Water Day 2007
  • Built in 1964
  • Catchment area of 4.2 sq km
  • Capacity of 1.14 Million Cubic Metres
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Wednesday, March 21, 2007

April 8th: National Day Trophy Golf

Date: Sunday, April 8th 2007
Tee-off time: 7am
Venue: Pantai Mentiri Golf Club Read On!...

March 26th-30th 2007: "The Premiere IT Exhibition" BITEX 2007

Date: March 26th - 30th 2007
Times: 10am - 10pm
Venue: The Mall, Gadong
Other Info:

  • Great discounts & fabulous prizes
  • Visit and have a chance to win a trip to Manila!
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March 22nd: "Kenali Negara Kitani" Campaign Roadshow

Date: Thursday, March 22nd 2007
Time: 9 am
Venue: Pencapaian Hall, 2nd Floor, Civil Service Institute, Kg. Rimba, Gadong Read On!...

Introducing Sapphira Cakes

About Sappira Cakes: Specialises in designing and creating wedding cakes and freshly home made kiuh melayu for all occasions!
Venue: Soon to be based in Kiulap
To Order/Query: +6738984848 or visit site here for more information
The Menu:

(Taken from: Sapphira Cakes)
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Tuesday, March 20, 2007

March 25th: Plants for Sale

Date: Sunday, March 25th 2007
Time: 9am - 2pm
Venue: 55, Simpang 842-102, Jalan Gadong, Kg Jangsak (It is the bungalow with the blue roof at the end of simpang 842-102)
What's on Sale: Many plants (such as orchids, palms, bougainvillea etc) - most of them in clay or earthenware fancy pots Read On!...

March 2007: Saffron Mughal Inspired Food

(Taken from: here)
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Sunday, March 18, 2007

March 17th-April 14th: Hangout at Sheraton with Kristal FM DJs

Date: 17th March 2007 - 14th April 2007
Venue: Sheraton Utama Hotel, BSB

  • Every Saturday Night, have a smashing time with Kristal FM DJs
  • Or Enjoy BBQ buffet dinner by poolside
Price of Buffet:
  • $29 for full course
  • $22 for starters or main course only
For more information, contact: 2244272 Read On!...

March 18th-April 8th: Aussino Sale

Date: March 18th - April 8th 2007
Venue: Aussino, Unit 2.08, 2nd Floor, The Mall, Gadong

  • Up to 50% off on selected items
  • FREE Aussino notebook for purchases above B$100.00 (whilst stocks last only)
For more information, contact: 2421763/1764 or visit here Read On!...

2007 Penterama Show Registration Opens

About Penterama Show: Variety of stage show performances in all four districts
Open from: March 19th 2007 onwards
Opening Times: 8am - 11am and 2pm - 4pm
Open to: Organizations, clubs and production houses
Forms available at: Reception counter, Information Dept, Old Airport, Berakas
Completed forms must be send by: Monday, April 2nd 2007 at 4pm
Send completed forms to: Reception counter, Information Dept, Old Airport, Berakas

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Friday, March 16, 2007

April 8th: Fitness Instructor Workshop - AERO Dance Masala

Date: Sunday, 8th April 2007
Conducted by: Former Malaysian National Fitness Champion - Candi Soo
What is AERO Dance Masala: Fun new group fitness routine incorporating hot Bollywood moves with the latest Banghra Beats!
Costs: $290 if before 1st April (Includes lunch, music, instruction manual & internationally recognized Certification)
For more information, contact: Joie Fitness 2670881 Read On!...

March 18th: Launching of OGDC Traffic Game Park & BSP Road Traffic Competition

Date: Sunday, March 18th 2007
Time: 8.30 am
Venue: Oil & Gas Discovery Centre (OGDC) Traffic Game Park, OGDC, Seria
For more information, visit: OGDC Read On!...

March 18th: Garage Sale

Date: Sunday, March 18th 2007
Time: 9am - 4pm
Venue: #55, Simpang 842-102, Jalan Gadong, Kg Jangsak (It is the bungalow with the blue roof at the end of simpang 842-102)
On Sale: Many plants, mostly in clay pots (Orchids, palms, bougainvillea etc), spare gas bottle, astro satellite dish and decoder, Microwave (brand new), etc Read On!...

March 16th-17th: Studioscene "Not another brick in the wall"

Date: March 16th - 17th 2007
Time: 6:30pm - 9pm
Venue: Jerudong Amphitheatre
Price: $5 (Programs of show includes 4 tickets)
Get Programs from:

  • Studioscene, Kiarong (just above Fleur De Lys)
  • At the Amphitheatre gates
For more information, contact: 2454528
For sneak peeks of the show, visit: anakbrunei

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anakbrunei Read On!...

Thursday, March 15, 2007

Catch The Titans at The Holiday Lodge

Who are The Titans:

  • Local six-piece band in Brunei

  • Comprise drummer (Dafy), bassist (Juri), keyboardist (Ikram), lead guitarist/band leader (Ejal), and two soloists (Adi and Khairy)

  • Excels in covers, dabble in genres and languages effortlessly - singing in Japanese, Mandarin and Tagalog

  • Favourite genres include jazz, alternative, rhythm and blues, and dangdut
When: Every wednesdays and saturdays
Times: 8pm - Midnight
Venue: All Sports Cafe, Holiday Lodge, Jerudong
Price: $5 (including drinks)
For more information, contact: 2611618 or email
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Wednesday, March 14, 2007

April 2nd-5th: Talk by Australian Muslim Author - Ms Randa Abdel Fattah

Date: April 2nd - 5th 2007
Facilitated by: Australian Muslim author Ms Randa Abdel Fattah
Venue: Certain public & private schools as well as UBD
About: Present a series of talks about what it is like to live as a Muslim in Australia and her career as a writer
About Ms Randa Abdel Fattah:

  • Lawyer based in Sydney
  • Written two books about growing up as a Muslim in Australia - "Does My Head Look Big In This" and "Ten Things I Hate About Me"
  • "Does My Head Look Big In This"won the Australian Industry Book Award for the best Australian Book for Young Adult Readers in 2006
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March 16th-18th: GHK Roadshow

Date: March 16th - March 18th 2007
Venue: The Mall, Gadong

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March 15th-18th: Le Apple Bakery Session

Date: March 15th - 18th 2007
Facilitated by: Chef William Tan

Thursday, March 15th
Time: 7 am - 10 am
Class Info: Demo Class
Price: $79

Friday, March 16th
Times: 9 am - 12.30 pm & 1.30 pm - 5 pm
Class Info: Practical Bread Making Class
Price: $190

Saturday, March 17th
Times: 9 am - 12.30 pm & 1.30 pm - 5 pm
Class Info: Practical-Baked European Danish Pastry Class
Price: $190

Sunday, March 18th
Times: 11.30 am - 3.30 pm
Class Info: Demo Class
Price: $79

For more information, please contact: 2447885/6, 2423789, 2423898 (fax) or email

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Monday, March 12, 2007

March 17th-25th: BEQ RIding Bonanza Offers

Date: March 17th - 25th 2007
Venue: Block E Royal Stables, Jerudong Park

  • Kids will be awarded with certificate
  • Includes Beginner Riders & Novice/Intermediate Riders Programs
  • Book now! Limited Places!
For more information, contact: 2611898 or email Read On!...

March 10th-13th: Seminar & Career Exhibition

Date: March 10th - 13th 2007
Times: 9 am - 4.30 pm
Venue: International Convention Centre, Berakas

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Saturday, March 10, 2007

March 15th: ISB Careers Day

Date: Wednesday, March 15th 2007
Time: 1pm - 5pm
Venue: Orchid Garden Hotel, Berakas
Interested in:

  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - 5:30pm
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) - 6:30pm
For more information, contact: 2330608 or email or visit Read On!...

March 12th: Study at UQ

Date: Monday, March 12th 2007
Time: 2:30pm - 6:00pm
Venue: HRD Services, Spg 34, Jalan Telanai, Beribi, BSB
For further information, contact: 2650800 Read On!...

Performances during the opening of Andaman Restaurant

Credits all go to ctautau. Read more about it here and here.

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March 14th: Malay Language & Culture Lecture

Date: Wednesday, March 14th 2007
Time: 2:30pm
Venue: G43, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Title of Talk: "Malay Language & Culture: Between Cultural Memory & Globalisation"
Facilitated by: Dr Haji Jaludin Haji Chuchu
Admission: Free
For more information, contact: 2463001 ext 1969/1396

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March 14th: "Perspectives on Implementation Strategies for National Development Policies" Forum

Date: Wednesday, 14th March 2007
Venue: Rizqun International Hotel, Gadong
Featured Speakers include:

  • High-profile international speakers from New Zealan, Thailand, Japan & Singapore
  • Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Hamid Haji Mohd Jaafar
  • Hajah Rosni Haji Tungkat
For more information, contact: CSPS 2445818/9 or email or Read On!...

Friday, March 09, 2007

March 19th-22nd: LEAPS Educational Services School Holiday Activities

(Taken from: rebelandaliberator)
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March 15th: French Speaking Week Festival

La journée internationale de la Francophonie
Date: Thursday. 15th March 2007
Time: 02.45pm - 6.00pm
Venue: Auditorium of Maktab Sains, Jalan Muara

La journée internationale de la Francophonie - Dinner Concert
Date: Thursday, 15th March 2007
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Orchid Garden Hotel, Berakas
Where to get tickets: Alliance Francaise or Orchid Garden Hotel by reservation
Price: $20.00 each

For more infomation, please contact: 2654 245

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March 17th: The Empire Hotel Irish Promotion

Date: Saturday, 17th March 2007
Time: 6:30pm - 12 midnight
Venue: Bunker Café, The Empire Hotel & Country Club Jerudong
Price: B$30 nett per person
Other Info:

  • Includes Irish music by our in-house musician, an Irish themed buffet and special lucky draw prizes
  • Best dressed guests also stand a chance to win a prize
  • Limited capacity - book now
For reservations and more information, please contact: 241 8888 Read On!...

March 9th - 12th: `The Art Integration: Islam' in Britain' Exhibition

Date: March 9th -12th 2007
Venue: The Mall, Gadong
Admission: Free

  • Photographs- from world-renowned photographer Peter Sander
  • 24 sets of high-quality photographs that reflect Muslims' lives in Britain
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March 10th: Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College Open Day

Date: Saturday, March 10th 2007
Times: 8am - 12 noon and 2pm - 6pm
Venue: Seri Begawan Religious Teacher's University College, Jalan Tutong
What's there: Information counters provided by the academic body to give potential students and the public the chance to be informed on the various degree and diploma courses offered by the institution

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Thursday, March 08, 2007

March 14th-18th: Japanese Language & Culture Week

Date: March 14th - 18th 2007
Venue: Chancellor Hall, Universiti Brunei Darussalam
What's there:

  • Booths
    Demonstrations on Kendo, tea ceremony and calligraphy - March 14th, 2:30 pm
  • Screening of a Japanese movie (with English subtitles) - March 15th, 12:15 pm
  • Sushi making demonstration - March 15th
    Ikebana (Japanese flower arrangement) demonstration - March 16th, 2:30 pm
  • Kendo workshop - March 16th
  • Screening of another Japanese Movie - March 17th, 12.30 pm
  • Tea ceremony and calligraphy demonstrations - March 17th & March 18th
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Wednesday, March 07, 2007

March 9th: Borneo Sinfonia

Date: Friday, 9th March 2007
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: Orchid Garden Hotel ,Vanda Room
Price: $15 Adult & $10 - Student (includes supper)
For tickets and more information, contact: Jane Jackets on 2241457 or 8762917 or email

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March 8th: Want to pursue a career in Marketing?

Date: Thursday, March 8th 2007
Venue: Mutiara Ballroom, Sheraton Hotel
Presenter: Australian consultant - Rob Horkings
About Talk: Ways to achieve financial success in business which is brought about by the ability to offer products globally so as to reach billions of people worldwide
Entrance: FREE
For more details, contact: Ms Ryza at 8928131

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March 17th-18th: Pilihan Akira Talentime

Date: March 17th & March 18th 2007
Times: 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm
Venue: 2nd Floor, The Mall, Gadong
Last Date of Entry: Saturday, March 10th 2007, 4:30pm
Competition open to: Ages 17 years and above with valid Brunei Darussalam ldentity Card Categories: (1) Bruneians (2) Non Bruneians
Interested?Get entry forms from: All RTB reception counters in all four districts or online here

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Monday, March 05, 2007

March 11th: JIS Netball Funday Car Boot Sale

Date: Sunday, 11th March 2007
Time: 8am - 1:30pm
Fee: $20 per car (maximum of 20 cars)
Other Info: Hurry and book a space or take a chance and simply turn up on the day
Related Info: JIS Netball Funday

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Sunday, March 04, 2007

March 3rd-12th: Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy Fixtures

(Taken from: here. Click the link for more info on Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy)
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March 13th: Brunei Nature Society Lecture

Date: Tuesday, 13th March 2007
Time: 8.00 pm
Venue: Room CLT 1.17, Central Lecture Theatre, Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Title of Lecture: "Forest Conservation by Indigenous Communities in Sarawak: Lessons from Iban, Kayan, Kenyah and Penan Initiatives"
About Presenter:

  • Jessica Lawrence
  • Based in Kota Kinabalu
  • Coordinates volunteers who work on sustainable rural development in Borneo
Other Info:
  • Open to anyone
  • Refreshments will also be served
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Tutong Shopping Festival 2007

Date: Ongoing til March 16th 2007
Times: 10am - 10pm
Venue: Tutong Central Mall, Tutong

  • Entertainment shows featuring clowns and magic acts
  • Free bouncers
  • Performance by local artists
  • Free afternoon refreshments
  • Bazaar of local goods and services
  • Colouring Contest (March 4th & March 11th)
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Saturday, March 03, 2007

April 15th: SMARTER 5 Hills Climbing Challenge for Charity

Date: Sunday, April 15th 2007
Time: 7am
Starting Venue: Tasek Lama
Other destinations include: Subok, Marakucing and Mentiri before heading to Bukit Shahbandar by either 1pm or 2pm

The SMARTER meaning to the five hills:

Five important challenges faced -

  1. 'The challenge of our children growing up'
  2. 'To advocate support and understanding from government agencies'
  3. 'The challenge of academic issues'
  4. 'The challenge of future employment'
  5. 'The challenge of higher education'
Other info:
  • Members of the public who wish to contribute and participate are welcome to join the charity event
  • SMARTER Brunei is targeting to raise enough funds to sustain them for six months
For more information, contact: Hj Malai Abdullah at 8743777 or Major Talip at 8865646 or Hj Yusuf Thani at 8732046 Read On!...

March 11th: Gemilang Basics to Photography Lecture

Date: Sunday, March 11th 2007
Time: 8am
Venue: Sungai Basong Recreational Park, Tutong

  • Aimed at diffusing knowledge and skills on photography to enthusiasts, as well as to promote interest and participation in the art
  • Practical will also be held
If interested, register at: Read On!...

March 4th-11th: 35th Brunei ITF Junior Circuit Group 4

Date: March 4th - March 11th 2007
Venue: National Tennis Centre, Berakas
Why should YOU go? Spectators at the games tomorrow will most likely see a future tennis stars in action at the tennis court!

  • Current top tennis stars like Leyton Hewitt, Tim Henman and Paradorn Scricharphan have all played in the Brunei ITP Junior tournament on their journey to becoming famous tennis players
  • Other rising stars includes the likes of Sania Mirza of India and Chan Yung Jan of Chinese Taipei

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March 11th: JIS Annual Netball Funday

Date: Sunday, 11th March 2007
Time: 8am - 1:30pm
Venue: Jerudong International School, Jerudong
Open to: all schools in Brunei
Age Groups:

  • U18 (born in 1989, 1990 & 1991)
  • U15 (1992 & 1993)
  • U13 (1994 & 1995)
  • U11 (1996 & 1997)
Closing date: Wednesday, March 7th 2007
For more information or to ask for application form, contact: Clayton Walker at 2411 000 or email Read On!...

Friday, March 02, 2007

March 21st-25th: Pro Evo Soccer 2007

(Taken from: here)

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March 7th: BCL Health & Fitness Coffee Plus

Date: Wednesday 7th March 2007
Time: 9:30 am
Venue: Orchid Garden Hotel
Admission: $7 admission (includes light refreshment)
Presented by: Fitness instructor Rebecca Lee
About Presenter:

  • Been in Brunei for the last 3 ½ years
  • Has worked 16 years as a fitness instructor
About Talk: Various aspects of health focusing on diet & heart disease, benefits of exercise, weight control and the family, tips to help you lose weight and keep it of, hydration, sugar: fact and fiction, and motivational tools required to get started with a healthy lifestyle Read On!...

March 10th: RBYC Mexican & Latin American Night

Date: Saturday, 10th March 2007
Time: 7.00pm
Venue: RBYC Kota Batu

  • Members - $18.00
  • Guests - $28.00
Other Info:
  • Prize for best dress couple
  • Mexican & Latin American Buffet
  • Booking is appreciated
For more information or for bookings, contact: 2786267 Read On!...

BEQ Equestrian

About BEQ Equestrian:

  • The ideal venue for all in the family to enjoy the sport of horse riding
  • Professional trainers to assist you in leisure or competitive riding
Venue: Block E Royal Stables, Jerudong Park
Opening Times: Daily except Mondays and Tuesdays morning
Services Available:
  • Dressage
  • Jumping
  • Pony Rides
  • Trekking
  • Beach Rides
  • Kids Club
For more information, contact: 2611898 or fax 2611788 Read On!...

Thursday, March 01, 2007

March 2nd,4th & 9th: AFC U-13 Trials

Friday, March 2nd 2007
Time: 8am
Venue: Padang KBRC, Kuala Belait
For more information, contact: Jusni bin Nyambong @ 3335222

Sunday, March 4th 2007
Time: 8am
Venue: Tutong JBS Sports Complex
For more information, contact: Takong bin Ahmad @ 4221604

Friday, March 9th 2007
Time: 8am
Venue: Temburong JBS Sports Complex
For more information, contact: Tahir bin Samsu @ 8765187 Read On!...

March 4th: Jerudong Consultative Coucil Sports Festival

Date: Sunday, March 4th 2007
Venue: Jerudong Primary School
What's there:

  • Tug-of-war open competition
  • Attractive prizes for all winners
  • Handicrafts & agricultural products
  • Bazaar sale
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March 14th: Education UK 2007 Expo

Date: Wednesday, March 14th 2007
Times: 1pm - 7pm
Venue: Sutra Hall, Level 4, The Rizqun International Hotel
Admission: Free
For more information, visit: Read On!...