8th AMMDM and COP to AADMER Discuss How to Enhance Joint ASEAN Reaction
With the theme "Advancing transformation towards a safer, adaptive, inclusive and resilient ASEAN and realizing our Vision as the global leader in disaster management", the 8th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Disaster Management, AMMDM and 9th Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Disaster Management and Emergency Response, COP to AADMER, among other things discussed ways of strengthening joint ASEAN reaction to any disaster. They also assessed what the AADMER has implemented towards realising the aspiration to build a community which is safe and disaster resilient. Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, the Minister of Home Affairs outlined the matter during online the AMMDM and COP to AADMER at the National disaster Management Centre at the Ministry of Home Affairs yesterday morning.
Launch of Smart Life Demo Centre
In meeting the growing market demand of the ever-increasing tech-savvy Bruneian population, IMAGINE Sendirian Berhad has launched a line of its Smart Home devices. Also launched was the company's SMART LIFE demo centre at Citis Square in Berakas yesterday morning.
'Wira Fajar' Programme
The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports plays a vital role and responsibility in caring for the country's youth in all aspects including from the aspect of religion either through youth mentality or attitude. In realising this aspiration, the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports in cooperation with the Mosque Affairs Department, Ministry of Religious Affairs organised the 'Wira Fajar'.
Latest of COVID-19 Situation in Brunei Darussalam
Two active COVID-19 cases are still being treated at the National Isolation Centre, and no new case was reported. In a press release on the development of the COVID-19 outbreak in Brunei Darussalam the Ministry of Health stated that the total number of cases is 150, with 145 recovered.
Islam encourages the living, especially the children and closest relatives or next of kin to always read Al-Quran and recite zikir for the departed ones. By the grace of Allah, the departed one will be blessed because of the deeds of their families or relatives. The matter was highlighted in yesterday's Friday sermon, "Mempersiapkan diri dengan amal ibadat." The sermon also stressed that when a person passes away, all his or her goods deeds and practices and their rewards stop except for three things. They are alms and other charities, knowledge that continues to be taught and the prayers of pious children.
Production of Local Broiler Chicken Commodity Expected to Increase
The production data trend for the livestock industry in particular the broiler chicken commodity in Brunei Darussalam continues to show positive growth of 1.4 percent. According to the press release from the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism, the production for the past five years has increased from 23,264 metric tonnes in 2015 to 24,584 metric tonnes in 2019, which is an increase of 1,320 metric tonnes.
'Insan Bersholawat, Insan Penuh Rahmat' or an Individual that recites Sholawat is an Individual Filled with Blessings, is the theme of the Everyday Bersholawat Campaign Motivation Programme. The programme was organised by the Kampung Rataie National Housing Scheme Mosque Takmir Committee, Temburong District in cooperation with Mawlid Azzahraa Group.
'Kenali Dan Cintai Rasul' Programme
Selawat, Sirah & Sunnah is the way to express our love for the Great Prophet Muhammad Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam. Increasing recitations of selawat towards the Prophet contains numerous huge blessings. Meanwhile, studying sirah or history and using the Prophet as example is a good thing to follow which can be applied to living in a society. Meanwhile, SUNNAH is to revive the sunnah of Rasulullah Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam in life so that it is always blessed. This was among the matters presented during the 'Kenali dan Cintai Rasulullah Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam' or Know and Love Rasulullah Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam' programme. The function took place at the Youth Centre in Bandar Seri Begawan, 26th November night.
'Watertastic Weekend' will be Held Every Weekend in December 2020
The "Brunei Darussalam Yachting Association, BDYA Watertastic Weekend" is one of the activities included in the 88 events line up for the Brunei December Festival, BDF 2020. The activity organised by JRA Barakah Sendirian Berhad and The Dojo Studio will be held every weekend next December.
Theatre Media Conference
Another event included in this year's Brunei December Festival is a Theatre performance. The media conference on the Theatre took place yesterday afternoon at Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex in the capital.