Monday, July 30, 2007

Aug 5th: SMARTER Charity Car Boot Sale

Date: Sunday, 5 August 2007
Time: 7.30am to 3pm
Venue: Sengkurong Health Centre Carpark
Particpation Fee: $20
Proceeds to: SMARTER's fund
Other Info:

  • Everyone invited - have a look around and who knows you could bag yourself a bargain!
  • Please support this event to help the autistic children of SMARTER. Spread the word around!
For more information or to register, go to: SMARTER ASD Centre, Sengkurong or call 2661830 Read On!...

Aug 8th: BCL Coffeeplus Tastebuds Treats & Secrets

Date: Wednesday 8th August 2007
Time: 9:30am
Venue: Orchid Garden Hotel
Entry: $7 inc refreshments
Special Guest: Chef Nusrul Ismail
About Chef Nusrul Ismail:

  • Spent 15yrs in the Orient
  • Has an extensive knowledge of European Cuisine
  • Will give a special domonstration and answer questions on local and international ingredients Also will explain methods and the time saving techniques we can all use
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Aug 3rd: Launching of the New Chevrolet CAPTIVA

Date: Friday, August 3rd 2007
Time: 9:30am
Venue: GHK Motors Sdn Bhd Beribi Showroom
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Aug 5th: Sunshine School Family Day

Date: Sunday, August 5th 2007
Time: 8 am to 5.30 pm
Venue: Gadong Police Headquarters
What's there:

  • Sports, games, songs, dance performances and exhibitions
  • Stalls offering various goods ranging from food and drinks to clothes and accessories and other novelty items
For further enquiries contact: 2652062 or 2652063 Read On!...

Registration Open for BICPA-FTMS Accountancy Academy Sdn Bhd Courses

Venue: 1st Floor, Strategic Studies Unit, Planning and Cabinet Affairs Department Building (formally Asean-EC Management Centre)
Courses Available:

  • Business Writing Skills - Aug 6th
  • Presentation Skills Workshop - Aug 7th & 8th
  • Creating Business Plans That Work - Aug 9th
For more details, contact: 2454945 or 2454946 Read On!...

Saturday, July 28, 2007

DST Easi 8th Anniversary Promotion

(Taken from: here. For more information, please visit DST's Site)
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July 29th: Kite Flying Demonstration

(Taken from: here)
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Until July 31st: AKIRA Warehouse Sale

Date: July 27th - 31st 2007
Time: 10am - 10pm
Venue: AKIRA Warehouse, Bangunan Lim Seng Kok, Kampong Madewa
What's on offer: From kitchen appliances to entertainment appliances - up to 80% off! Read On!...

July 28th: YMRM Mid Year Crazy Sale

Date: Saturday, July 28th 2007
Time: 8:30pm - 12 Midnight
Venue: Galleria YMRM, Tungku Link Read On!...

Invitation for Car Owners with Models from 1999 and Older

You can participate in exhibition for: Car models from 1999 and older
Date of Exhibition: September 2nd 2007
Time: 8am - 5pm
Venue: Sekolah Orang Kaya Setia Bakti Kilanas, Jalan Tutong
For more information or registration, call: Hj Lamat Hj Abd Rahman at 8878286 Read On!...

Friday, July 27, 2007

July 28th-29th:: His Majesty's 61st Birthday Weekend at The Empire

(Taken from: here)
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July 27th-August 10th: Lilli Lingerie's Two Week Storewide Sale

Date: July 27th - August 10th 2007
Venue: Lilli Lingerie's, Kiulap
Promotions: 10% - 50% off! Read On!...

July 29th: GHK Family Day

Date: Sunday, July 29th 2007
Time: 10am - 5pm
Venue: GHK Motors Sdn Bhd, Beribi
What's there:

  • Bouncer
  • Kiddie Colouring Contest
  • Games Booth
  • Garage Sale
  • Lucky Draw and many more!
  • Special Participation from Jolibee Mascots
  • One-day Used Car Special Sale
Other Info: All proceeds will go to Pusat Bahagia Eric Goh & Pusat Ehsan
For more information, contact: 2446188 Read On!...

July 27th: See I Mean The Snakes Live

Date: Friday, 27th July 2007
Time: 9pm onwards
Venue: TT Blues Café, Gadong
Who are I Mean The Snakes (IMTS):

  • Formed in late 2006
  • Brunei Darussalam's first Indie band, with influences from Depeche Mode and The Cure to CSS and The Rakes
  • Comprised of Nol Kamaruddin - vocal, Aya Seruddin and Spawai Sulaiman - guitar, Will Stevens - bass, Boy Rahman - drums and Jae Ahmad Khan - keyboard (and tamborine)
  • Other Info: Two opening acts - a well-known local band, the Airholes, and a solo act by Dan Norjidi, the 19-year old lead singer of MOTA
    For further information on IMTS, visit: or myspace page at
    For news and upcoming gigs, e-mail: Anna at

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    Thursday, July 26, 2007

    July 29th: Dental Family Day

    Date: Sunday, July 29th 2007
    Time: From 7pm
    Venue: National Dental Centre, Old Airport, Berakas
    What's there:

    • Three-kilometre walkathon for men and a two-kilometre walkathon for women around the Old Airport area
    • Car boot sale, roti canai and teh tarik competitions, henna designing, food stalls and games
    • A local radio station will also be present to entertain the crowd from 2pm until 4pm
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    July 30th: Academy of Brunei Studies Lecture "Naskah Tanjung Tanah"

    Thanks to anonymous for the information
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    July 28th: Jerudong Park Playground Kids Day

    Date: Saturday, 28th July 2007
    Venue: Jerudong Park Playground
    What's there:

    • Re-opening of the F1 Supakarts - enjoy the thrills of go-kart racing!!
    • Games
    • Kiddie Lucky Draw
    • Free face painting for lucky guests (8pm - Colonnade)
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    Wednesday, July 25, 2007

    August 3rd-5th: 4th Abacus Holiday Travel Fair

    (Taken from here)
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    July 27th: Temburong River Procession

    Date: Friday, July 27th 2007
    Time: 8.00pm
    Venue: Bangar, Temburong District
    What else is there: Food fair, a trade fair and stage shows, including song and dance performances

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    July 31st: CfBT 'O' Level English Revision Day

    Date: Tuesday, July 31st 2007
    Time: 2:30pm - 6:30pm
    Venue: CfBT, Kiarong Complex
    Other Info:

    • Aimed at students who have been recommended by their English teachers, whom the centre will help in preparing them for the upcoming examination
    • Admission free
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    July 25th-August 1st: Agri-Food Festival

    Date: July 25th - August 1st 2007
    Venue: Complex Harapan parking lot, Kuala Belait
    What's there:

    • Bazaars and exhibitions of agriculture resources, food processing, departmental exhibitions and handicrafts
    • Other various activities such as colouring competitions, guessing agriculture products, quizzes and an exhibition of wildlife
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    July 29th: Garage Sale

    Date: Sunday, July 29th 2007
    Time: 7am - 11am
    Venue: #5 & #20, Simpang 204-9, Jln Kg Sungai Akar
    What's for Sale: Furniture, clothes, appliances, etc Read On!...

    July 26th: RBYC Quiz Night

    Date: Thursday 26th July 2007
    Time: 8.00pm
    Venue: RBYC Kota Batu Clubhouse
    Other Info:

    • Please register your team with the Club
    • Prizes for the winning team
    • Buffet available
    For more information, contact: 2786267 Read On!...

    Tuesday, July 24, 2007

    July 27th: Malaysia, Indonesia & Brunei Mediacal Science Preconference Workshops

    To download the Registration Form, click here

    Thanks to Maudena for the information!
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    July 24th: Nazmi Evening Super Crazy Sale

    Date: Tuesday, July 24th 2007
    Time: 4pm - 10pm
    Venue: Nazmi, Kompleks Delima Jaya, Serusop
    Other Info:
    Discounts up to 70% off

    Surprise free gifts (Electrical goods) Read On!...

    July 24th-August 19th: Prince's School of Traditional Arts (PSTA)

    Date: July 24th - August 19th 2007
    Venue: International Convention Centre, Berakas
    About Prince's School of Traditional Arts (PSTA): An educational charity under the Prince's Foundation based in the City of London
    Other Info:

    • The British High Commission is also bringing in one a PSTA's renowned artists, Miss Unaiza Karim for the opening on July 24th
    • Unaiza specialises in the art of illumination and is currently working on a new exhibition to showcase her work on "Traditional Book Arts" and "The Decorated Page"
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    July 26th-August 9th: Rosalina Baking & Cooking Demo Session

    Date: July 26th - August 9th 2007
    About Rosalina:

  • Well known and well-received professional baking consultant
  • 30 years teaching experience from Indonesia
  • Courses include Kek Lapis, Kek Roll, cookies, cooking & others
    Course Fee: $80 - $100 per session
    Other Info:
  • Discounts available for students who attend four or more
  • Photos and timetable are available from Le Apple Bakery Mart

  • For more information, please contact: 2447885/6

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    Sunday, July 22, 2007

    July 28th: Lectures on Comparative Literature

    Date: Saturday, July 28th 2007
    Venue: Balai Sarmayuda, Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP) Brunei
    Delivered by: Prof Dr Abdul Hadi W.M. of Universiti Paramadina, Indonesia Read On!...

    July 27th: Launching of Chery Automobile

    Date: Friday, July 27th 2007
    Venue: Batu Besurat and Kuala Beiait Showrooms
    Launching of: Chery Automobile and its two new models, Chery QQ and Chery A160
    Other Info: Roadshow at Hua Ho Manggis Mall from July 27th to July 29th Read On!...

    July 28th-29th: Grand Radio-Controlled (RC) Race

    Date: July 28th - 29th 2007
    Venue: Stadium PEMKAR track Read On!...

    July 25th & 26th: Aerobics Workshop at Joie Fitness

    Date: July 25th (Bollywood style) and 26th (Power Yoga)
    Time: 9am - 5pm
    Venue: Joie De Virve Fitness Studio, Unit 29, Hakmas Complex, Kg Tanjong Bunut, Negara Brunei Darussalam (Near Hua Ho Tanjong Bunut)
    Cost of entrance: $320 per course or $600 for both
    Brief description of event:

    • July 25th (Bollywood style) and 26th (Power Yoga)
    • One Day Workshop by by International Master Trainer and former Malaysian National Fitness Champion, Candi Soo
    • Includes CD, manuals, full training and refreshment
    • Courses offered to proffessional Instructors looking to upgrade their skills and people training to become aerobic instructors
    • You will get an Internationally Recognized Certification upon passing the exam
    For more information, contact: Ain 2670881 or email or visit for more information

    Thanks to Ain of Joie Fitness for the information
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    Saturday, July 14, 2007

    July 26th-29th: Harmony & Innovation Exhibition

    Date: July 26th - 29th 2007
    Venue: Atrium Hall, The Mall, Gadong
    What's there: Trendy clothes, toys, home appliances, branded products, latest wedding gifts, computers and car accessories

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    July 17th-17th: Meet up with Keele University Representative

    Date: July 17th - 18th 2007
    Venue: James Hon's Office
    Meet up with: Dr Chris Hawksley, Director of Academic Liaison
    About Keele University:

    • Renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, with its beautiful campus and excellent lifestyle
    • Located in North West Staffordshire, Keele University is approximately two hours from London and one hour from Manchester
    Other Info: Students with a firmed offer are invited to attend the pre-departure briefing on Tuesday (July 17) at Rizqun International Hotel 4th floor from 7pm till 9pm Read On!...

    July 29th: ITB Car Boot Sale

    Date: Sunday, July 29th 2007
    Time: 8am to 11am
    Venue: ITB car park, Jalan Tungku Link

    • ITB Students & Staff - $10
    • Public - $20
    Other Info:
    • Portion of the proceeds from the activity would be donated to the orphans' fund - Tabung Anak-Anak Yatim Pengiran Muda al-Muhtadee Billah
    • A two-by-four table will be made available for each participant
    • Entry forms can be obtained from the ITB Administration Office, Jalan Tungku Link, Gadong
    For further enquiries, contact: Hajah Sariani at 2461020 ext 5276 or email or Awg Asmaal Mu'izz Sallehinn bin Haji Mohd Sultan at 2461020 ext 5330 or email Read On!...

    July 15th: Re-Launching of Desire Collection

    Date: Sunday, July 15th 2007
    Time: From 11.30am - 3pm
    Venue: Urairah Complex building
    Other Info:

    • Previously known as Disnee Boutique
    • Clothes flown in from Taiwan, Korean, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and many other fashion capitals
    • Includes selection of shoes, skirts, pants and shirts and dresses for all sorts of functions and jewellery that go with them
    • On the day of the re-launching, all items offered at promotional prices
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    Friday, July 13, 2007

    July 14th: Grand Opening of THYE's Food Court

    Date: Saturday, July 14th 2007
    Time: 11am - 12 Midnight
    Venue: Ground Floor, Block 6, Abduk Razak Holdings, Gadong
    What's there:

    • P.G.S Cafe
    • Happy Dean Restaurant
    • Kak C.T Restaurant
    • Floatz Dim Sum Valley
    • DeMargarita Restaurant
    • Hot Plate
    • T.K Restaurant
    • Penang Food
    • Marimin Fast Food
    • Lot Ten Fast Food
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    July 21st: Juara Bintang Keputeraan (JBK) 2007 Finals

    Date: Saturday, July 21st 2007
    Time: 8pm
    Venue: Holiday Lodge, Jerudong
    Tickets: $5
    Get tickets from: Haji Johari @ 8619991 or at hotel's reception desk
    Other Info: All ten finalists will also be singing onstage at the Taman Jubli Perak (Pusar Ulak) on Wednesday, July 18th 2007 Read On!...

    July 14th-27th: RMS Restaurants Promotion


    span style="font-family:trebuchet ms;">Date: July 14th - 27th 2007

    • RMS Diner - 50% off on Burgers and Steaks only
    • Fratini's - 50% off on Pasta and Pizza only
    • Zaika - 30% off on Tandoori Menus
    Applies: for DINE IN only
    For more information and reservation, please contact:
    • RMS Diner - 2423555/2452555
    • RMS Cafe - 2232555/2231467
    • Fratini's Centrepoint - 2451200/2451300
    • Fratini's KB - 3335151/3335050
    • Piccolo Fratini's - 2334520/2334530
    • Zaika - 2231133/2231155
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    July 13th: Nazmi Midnight Crazy Sale

    Date: Friday, July 13th 2007
    Time: 9:30pm - Midnight
    Venue: Nazmi Textile Mall, Kompleks Delima Jaya, Serusop
    What's there: Discounts up to 70% off! Read On!...

    Thursday, July 12, 2007

    July 24th-August 19th: Knowledge Convention (Majlis Ilmu 2007)

    Date: July 24th - August 19th 2007
    Venue: International Convention Centre, Berakas
    What's there:

      Exhibitions on His Majesty's leadership, the continuity in religion (aqidah), Islamic education up to the establishment of the Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University and Religious Teachers College University, youth development
      Exhibitions from the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Islamic Exhibition Hall, Balai Kenangan Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar Ali Saifuddien, on a aqidah society, a khurafat and bid'ah exhibition, astronomy and fossil exhibition and stall
      Seminars, information and knowledge to strengthen nationhood and sovereignty by Aqidah (iman and ubudiyyah)
      Seminar on July 25-26 will be led by a panel of experts, and 10 presentations will be delivered
      A keynote address will be delivered by State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned
      Topics to be delivered during the seminar are:

    • "Aqidah Ahli Sunnah Wa al- Jama'ah : asas kemantapaan masyarakat cemerlang" by Pehin Jawatan Luar Pekerma Raja Dato Seri Utama Dr Ustaz Haji Mohd Zain Haji Serudin, Minister of Religious Affairs
    • "Membentuk Belia Beriman untuk Menjadi Generasi Cemerlang" to be delivered by Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Pehin Dato Major General (R) Hj Mohammad bin Hj Daud
    • "Muamalat Islam Tuntutan Aqidah Yang Mantap" by Dr Zainuddin Bin Jaafar
    • "Peranan Wanita Dalam Pengukuhan Aqidah" by Professor Datin Sri Dr Hjh Mizan Adiliah Ahmad Ibrahim
    • "Memperkasa Perkhidmatan Awam dengan Al-Ihsan" by Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs
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    July 22nd-29th: Master Alim Open 9-Ball Tournament 2007

    Date: July 22nd - 29th 2007
    Venue: Master Alim Pool & Café, Kg Kiulap
    Closing date for entries: Tuesday, July 17th 2007
    For more information, contact: Irwandy at 8737772 or Safwan 8647080
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    August 5th: Kite Festival

    Date: Sunday, August 5th 2007
    Venue: Tungku Beach
    Open to: Aged 18 years and above and citizens of Brunei Darussalam
    Other Info:

    • 12 events will be contested at the event, which include 'Rukaku' (RuKaku is a large kite which originates from Japan and has been played in competitions in the Asian level)
    • Only traditional kites will be allowed at the competition
    • A colouring competition will also be held on that day for children aged 12 years and below
    • There'll also be bazaar stalls for local traders to sell food and drinks to the public
    • Entry forms are available at the Brunei-Muara District Office (Public Relations Section)
    • Registration will also be accepted on the day of competition
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    Wednesday, July 11, 2007

    July 21st-31st PENTARAMA performances

    Temburong District
    Date: Saturday, July 21st 2007
    Venue: Pentas Perayaan Padang Kompleks Dewan Kemasyarakatan

    Brunei-Muara District
    Date: Tuesday, July 24th 2007
    Venue: Pentas Perayaan in front of the Royal Regalia building

    Belait District
    Date: Saturday, July 28th 2007
    Venue: Pentas Perayaan Tamu Tudong Saji KB

    Tutong District
    Date: Tuesday, July 31st 2007
    Venue: Pentas Persembahan near the Dewan Kemasyarakatan Read On!...

    July 20th: Duet Singing Competition

    Date: Friday, July 20th 2007
    For whom: Local youths aged 30 years and below
    Submit Forms by: Monday, July 16th 2007
    Submit Forms to: Fifth and Sixth Floor of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports
    Other Info:

    • Participants will be judged based on tempo, voice and style, as well as the combination of the pairs
    • Interested individuals who wish to participate in the contest are invited to attend a meeting on July 18, 9am, at the Ministry's hall
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    July 12th-14th: NBT Roadshow

    Date: July 12th - 14th 2007
    Times: 9am - 6pm
    Venue: Kompleks Pasarneka & Tamu, Tutong
    What's there:

    • Introduce NBT's most popular Toyota models to the people in Tutong such as the Innova, Vios, Corolla Diesel and Avanza
    • Test drive the Avanza, which is NBT's best-selling vehicle
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    July 16th: Creation of Longest Swiss Roll in Brunei

    Date: Monday, July 16th 2007
    Venue: First floor, The Mall, Gadong
    Other Info:

    • It will be the longest chocolate Swiss roll in Brunei stretching 73.33 metres
    • Will be created by Rizqun International Hotel's Kitchen Brigade led by Pastry Chef Badrol Hisham bin Mohd Ali
    • Will take 140 hours to complete the cake and to roll it on 50 bales of aluminium foils
    • Public are invited to come
    • The cake will sold at $5 per kilo
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    Today 11th July 2007 - 300 tickets for Harry Porter movie by DST

    Venue: The Empire Cinema

    Taken from: Simpur

    11th July 2007 - More than 300 loyal DST Group subscribers will be watching a special screening of the latest Harry Potter movie at The Empire Cinema tomorrow night.
    Lucky Prima and Easi Subscribers with high mobile usage have been cordially invited to watch one of the first screenings of Harry Potter and the Order of The Phoenix, all courtesy of DST Group's Customer Loyalty Program.
    These loyal subscribers will be treated to complimentary popcorn and drinks, and will also receive DST Group door gifts upon arrival.

    Am bit confused though date says today 11th July 2007 but it says tomorrow night. Then it says 300 lucky one.. is it like lucky draw or 300 first come first serve free tickets. Or am I just overanalysing.. hehehe luan eski mau jua dapat free ticket liat Harry Porter kali ah!
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    Tuesday, July 10, 2007

    July 17th & 21st: 1st Brunei Handball Tournament

    (Taken from: Brunei-Handlers)
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    August 21st-23rd: Workshop on FOREX from an Islamic Perspective

    Date: August 21st - 23rd 2007
    Venue: Empire Hotel and Country Club, Jerudong
    About Workshop:

    • Facilitates the understanding of the current Islamic concept applied for the operations of Islamic foreign exchange
    • Understand fundamentals of Islamic FOREX
    • Learn the 'halalness' of trading in foreign exchange

    Other Info:

    • Interested parties are encouraged to register early
    • Early bird fees are also available

    For more information, visit: or contact Dk Syema/ Dyg Rina at 673 2463001 (Ext 1831/2011) or 673 2460591

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    August 7th-9th: Foreign Exchange Workshop

    Date: August 7th - 9th 2007
    Venue: UBD Chancellor Hall, Tungku Link
    About Workshop:

    • Understand the structure and basic operations of the foreign exchange market
      Track the movements of Fx rates and understand how to read and interpret the prices
      Live rates of major world currencies will-be made available during the workshop to enable participants to actively trade currencies and make assessments of the profitability and risks

    Other Info:

    • Limited seatings so register early
    • Early bird fees are also available

    For more information, visit: or contact Dk Syema/ Dyg Rina at 673 2463001(Ext 1831/2011) or 673 2460591

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    July 10th-August 15th: I-Lotus Steamboat & Hot Plate Grill Promotion

    (Taken from: here)
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    July 15th-31st: Pasar Ria Perayaan

    Date: July 15th - 31st 2007
    Venue: Bandar Seri Begawan and Taman Jubli Perak in Brunei-Muara District, Tutong District, Belait District and Temburong District
    What's there:

    • Stalls selling food and beverages, takeaway foods, fruits etc
    • Hawkers
      Nightly celebration including live stage performances and entertainment
    • Religious activities on Friday nights
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    Brunei Shell Petroleum Painting & Photography Competitions

    Last Date of Entry: Thursday, 30th August 2007 @ 4pm
    Get & Send Entry Forms to: Organising Committee for Art and Photography Competition,
    Language and Literature Bureau, Old Airport Road, Berakas
    Theme: "Kehijauan Jantung Borneo" or "The Green Heart of Borneo"
    Competition Categories:

    • Category A: A1 (Realistic) and A2 (Contemporary)
    • Catogory B (Photography)
    • First Prize: Category A ($3000 each) and Category B ($1300 each)
    • Second Prize: Category A ($2000 each) and Category B ($900 each)
    • Third Prize: Category A ($1000 each) and Category B ($600 each)
    • Consolation Prizes
    Entry Fee: NONE
    For more information, contact: Awg Abd Malek, Awg Hatnan & Awg Jaffar @ 2382511 ext 120/ 164/ 166/ 199 Read On!...

    Monday, July 09, 2007

    July 18th: Persembahan Malam Kebudayaan Satria Serumpun

    Date: Wednesday, July 18th 2007
    Time: From 8pm
    Venue: Padang Perayaan, Bangar Temburong
    Features: Ethnic dances, comeday sketches, theatrical, traditional and contemporary song performance etc Read On!...

    July 9th-18th: Maxiclean Launderette Promotion

    Date: July 9th - 18th 2007
    Venue: Maxiclean Launderette Branches (Gadong, Kiulap, Jalan Pemancha and Serusop Kg Delima)
    Promotion: 61% discount for items that have any YELLOW colour (Excluding carpets & curtains)

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    July 9th: Galleria YMRM Anniversary Crazy Sale

    Date: Monday, 9th July 2007
    Time: 10am - 10pm
    Venue: Galleria YMRM, Jalan Tungku Link

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    Saturday, July 07, 2007

    Youth Centre Club's Personal Grooming & Beauty Makeover

    Venue: The Youth Centre Club, Bandar Seri Begawan
    Objective of the class: Add knowledge and to equip youths with skills and encourage them to be active in small businesses especially in the saloon and beautification fields
    Other Info:

    • Participants should only be Bruneians or permanent residents aged between 15 and 25
    • The class is limited to only 10 participants
    • No entrance fee for the course
    • Classes will be conducted every day for a year except on Fridays and Sundays
    • Application forms can be obtained from the Youth Centre Makeover class
    • Applications must come complete with two passport sized photos and should be submitted not later than 3pm on August 30th 2007
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    July 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th: Standard Chartered Bank Roadshow

    Date: July 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th 2007
    Venue: Hua Ho Mall Manggis
    What's there: Enquire on SCB's credit card privileges and fabulous promotions
    For further details, contact: 265 6000 Read On!...

    July 25th-26th: "Seminar Community of True Islamic Religious Faith"

    Date: July 25th - 26th 2007
    Venue: Plenary Hall, International Convention Centre, Berakas
    About Seminar:

    • Will touch issues on three national interests such as safe community building, national education with objective towards afterlife and strengthening of blessed economy
    • Experienced figures, practitioners and specialists from Brunei and overseas will present papers
    • Principal seminar paper will be presented by the State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Hj Awg AbdulAziz bin Juned
    • State Mufti will be expected to explain the meaning of community of true Islamic faith, its security, strength and quality, as well as being blessed by Allah in this world and hereafter
    • Furthermore, another 10 working papers will discuss topics such as the Faith of Ahli Sunnah wa al-Jamaah; Foundations of Community Excellence; Deviationist Teachings Undermine National Security, Current Challenges in the Strengthening of Islamic Faith; Deviations by Traditional Faith Healers; Religious Myths, Mysticism and Spiritualism are Viruses of Deviationist Teachings; Role of Women in the Strengthening of Islamic Faith; Islamic Education in the Formation of Citizens with True Islamic Faith; Islamic Economy is a Must for True Islamic Faith; The Development of Youths With True Islamic Faith Towards a Generation of Excellence and Empowering of Civil Service with Al-Ihsan
    Other Info:
    • Registration for the seminar is now open
    • Forms can be downloaded from
    • Online registration is also allowed
    • Completed forms must be returned to the Civil Service Institute, Prime Minister's Office in Rimba or send via email to no later than 4pm on July 14th 2007
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    July 10th: Alumni of the University of Hertfordshire Luncheon

    Date: Tuesday, 10th July 2007
    Time: 12:15pm
    Venue: Sheraton Utama Hotel, BSB
    Other Info: Professor Tim Wilson (Vice Chancellor) & Dr John Beamish (Regional Director of SE Asia) will both be there
    For more information or to RSVP, please contact: Haji Arnie Haji Ibrahim @ 8730583 or email Read On!...

    July 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th: Fun Bread Cafe 2nd Anniversary Special

    Date: July 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th 2007
    Time: 2pm - 6pm
    Venue: Fun Bread Cafe, Unit 1, Block E, Abdul Razak Complex, Gadong
    Specials: Sunday Hight Tea Buffet @ $9.80
    For more information, contact: 2451028 Read On!...

    Friday, July 06, 2007

    July 7th: HSBC iPod Shuffle Promotion

    (Taken from: HSBC)
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    July 9th-11th: Special Service Clinic for HYUNDAI car owners

    Date: July 9th - 11th 2007
    Time: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    Venue: Setia Motors Sdn Bhd, Beribi (BSB Showroom) & Mastercon Complex (KB Showroom)
    Other Info:

    • Hyundai Engineers specially flown in from Korea to perform Service Clinic
    • Drive in your Hyundai for FREE Inspection and get Expert Advice
    For more information, contact: 2453508 or 3335030 Read On!...

    July 8th: HP Special Sunday

    Date: Sunday, July 8th 2007
    Time: 10am - 10pm
    Venue: The Mall, Gadong
    What's there:

    • Free gift with purchase of selected items
    • Free "Makeover" photo, snacks with purchase of selected items
    • Free snack with any HP item on single receipt
    • Free balloons & twisted balloons (Balloon twisting at 11am - 12nooon, 3pm - 4am and 7pm - 8pm)
    • Free Teh Tarik (11am - 3pm)
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    July 8th: Majlis Pelancaran Logo Sempena Sambutan 100 Tahun Perkhidmatan Kesihatan

    Date: Sunday, 8th July 2007
    Time: 6:30am
    Venue: Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah, BSB
    What's there:

    • Aerobics
    • Walkathon/Bicyclethon
    • Exhibition/Health Quiz
    • Health Checks
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    July 7th: Nazmi Midnight Super Crazy Sale

    Date: Saturday, July 7th 2007
    Time: 9:30pm - 12 Midnight
    Venue: Kompleks Delima Jaya, Serusop
    Specials: Discounts up to 70% off! Read On!...

    July 8th: BSM Softball Tournament 2007 Semi-Finals

    (Taken from: here)
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    Thursday, July 05, 2007

    July 6th: "Studying Law in UK - From Admission to Graduation and Beyond"

    Date: Friday, 6th July 2007
    Time: 10am and 3pm
    Venue: HRD Services Global Education Link, Simpang 34, Jalan Telanai
    Held by: Mr Nick Hopkins from the University of Southampton School of Law
    About University of Southampton:

  • Member of the prestigious Russell Group of Universities, an association of 20 leading UK research-intensive universities committed to maintaining the highest standards of research, education and knowledge transfer
  • Situated on the south coast of England, just one hour from London and surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the New Forest
  • Founded in 1952, the University's School of Law has built a reputation as one of the leading law schools in the UK
  • One of only eight schools to have received the highest possible accolade for international excellence in legal research
    For more information, contact: 2650800 or e-mail
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    July 8th: Meet Mr Don Gurewitz - Renowned American Photographer

    Date: Sunday, July 8th 2007
    Time: 2pm
    Venue: Dewan Setia Pahlawan, Ministry of Industry and Primary Resources
    Who is Don Gurewitz:
    Winner of last year's photography competition organised by Grace Heritage, a non-profit organisation based in Washington DC that promotes Asean Arts, Culture and Heritage in the US
    To find out more about Don Gurewitz, visit:
    For more information or if interested, contact: Hj Yusof at 8732088 or Muhammad Reeda at 8775530

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    July 7th: Micronet Idol 2007 Karaoke Singing Competition Finals

    Date: Saturday, July 7th 2007
    Time: 1 pm
    Venue: Micronet International College's Function Hall
    Other Info:

    • Eight talented contestants will now compete in the finals
    • Public members are welcome to attend the competition
    • Complimentary tickets can be obtained at Micronet International College

    For more information, contact: 245 1133

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    Wednesday, July 04, 2007

    July 8th: Olympic Day Run

    Date: Sunday, 8th July 2007
    Venue: Stadium Hassanal Bolkiah, Berakas
    Time: 6.00 AM
    Registration Time: 6.00 AM - 6.45 AM

    • 2km run for special needs participants
    • 5km run Women’s Open
    • 10km run for Men aged 49 years and below
    • 5km run for Men aged 50 years and above
    • 6km run for Boys aged 15 years and below
    • 5km run for Girls aged 15 years and below
    Other Info:
    • Participants will get a FREE T-Shirt (First come first serve basis only)
    • Prizes will be given to the Top 3 finishers from each category
    • All finishers will be receive a certificate
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    July 6th: Another Garage Sale

    Date: Friday 6th July 2007
    Venue: #23 simpang 770, Tanah Jambu, Jalan Muara

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    July 8th-9th: Garage Sale

    Date: 8th & 9th July 2007
    Venue: N°15, Simpang 100-6-1, Jalan Tungku Link (Near the shop YMRM)
    For Sale: Furniture, kitchenware, plants, clothes, good bargains
    For enquiries, contact: 2423418

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    Until July 7th: International Bazaar

    Date: Until July 7th 2007
    Times: 10am to 10pm
    Venue: Exhibition Hall, Bumiputera Trade and Commercial complex, BSB
    What's there: Over 20 stalls have been set up offering a variety of imported goods such as carpets, textiles, jewellery, women's accessories and a lot more Read On!...

    July 8th: ISB Car Boot Sale

    Date: Sunday, 08th July 2007

    • Sellers from 7am
    • Buyers from 8 am
    Venue: Lot 4655 Jln Panglima, Kuala Belait
    Other Info:
    • $25 per table
    • No food or drinks to be sold
    For more information or to book a table, contact: Rita @ 3340135 or ISB KB @ 3347113. Read On!...

    July 9th: "Introductory Course on AutoCAD 2007"

    Date: July 9th 2007 onwards (Every Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday)
    Times: 7pm - 9pm
    Venue: Jefri Bolkiah College of Engineering, KB
    Fees: $300 per person
    About the course:

    • Beginner's course for participants who are interested in learning to use AutoCAD 2007
    • The 30-hour course will be spread over five weeks of six hours per week
    • Upon completion of the course; participants will be presented with certificates
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    July 10th-14th: Le Meurice Promotion at The Empire

    Date: July 10th - 14th
    Venue: The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Jerudong
    Special Guest: 3 Star Michelin Chef Yannick Alleno
    What's there:

    • 10th - 13th July: A 9-course Gastronomic Menu will be served at our exclusive E-Club lounge for dinner @ B$135nett per person
    • 14th July: Grand Finale with a special Phantom of the Opera theme at Pantai Restaurant - Features a 6-course menu @ B$75nett per person
    • 10th - 14th July Afternoon Tea at the Lobby Lounge - Features an array of French pastries,finger sandwiches and scones available from 3pm to 6pm @ B$19.50nett per person
    For more information or to book, please call: 2418888 Read On!...

    Tuesday, July 03, 2007


    Apologies for not been updating yet. Had a hectic week so far although looks like stuff will gradually reduce to "normal speed" these next few days! Apologies also for those who emailed us as somehow your emails were included in "Spam Folder". We definitely did not ignore you guys :)

    Come back soon and we'll update this site soon! Cheers everyone...

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