Reading Of Surah Yaasin and Special Doa In Conjunction Of Nisfu Syaaban
The Night of Nisfu Syaaban is celebrated every 15th of Syaaban in the takwim Hijrah. Although with the temporary closure of mosques, suraus and religious halls nationwide is extended to its 4th week, while the country is fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic, the reading of Surah Yaasin and Special Doa in conjunction with Nisfu Syaaban was still being held through a live broadcast at the Omar Ali Saifuddien by Radio Televisyen Brunei with the cooperation of Mosque Affairs Department.
Enliven Night of Nisfu Syaaban with the Reading of Surah Yaasin and Special Doa At Home With Family
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic in the country, it does not deter the public to enliven the night of Nisfu Syaaban by reading Surah Yaasin and Special Doa in conjunction with Nisfu Syaaban 1441.
Media Conference on the Latest COVID-19 Situation
No new COVID-19 case is reported in the country for the 4th day in a row. This was shared by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health at a media conference on the current COVID-19 situation yesterday afternoon.
Touching on the recent arrest incident at a hotel, Minister of Health once again reminded the public to continue adhere to the preventive measures including avoid from crowded area.
Screening on Foreign Workers
In explaining the development of COVID-19 random screening on foreign workers, the Minister of Health called on employers to cooperate.
ASEAN Health Ministers' Special Video Conference and ASEAN Plus Three
Brunei Darussalam highlights actions in addressing the COVID-19 Pandemic through a National Approach based on two key principles; that is to reduce morbidity and mortality through early detection and limit the spread of disease by taking certain actions to mitigate the impact of urgent needs on the health system. This was emphasized by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health in his speech at the ASEAN Health Ministers' Special Video Conference, AHMM.
Over $40 Thousand Donations Received
The government's efforts in curbing the COVID-19 outbreak continue to receive support. This morning, more than 44 thousand dollars were donated to the Ministry of Health. The Donation Presentation Ceremony took place at the Ministry of Health.
16 Royal Brunei Police Force Personnel Have Been Promoted As Inspectors as Of The 1st Of March 2020
16 Royal Brunei Police Force personnel have been promoted as Inspectors as of the 1st of March 2020. The promotion was by the consent of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. The promotion ceremony was held yesterday at the Officer's Mess Banquet Hall of the Police Headquarters, Gadong.
Blood Donation Campaign
The Fire and Rescue Department, with the cooperation of the Blood Donation Centre, held a Blood Donation Campaign. Aimed to increase the country's blood stock, the 2-day campaign is held at the Multi-Purpose Hall of the Fire and Rescue Department in Berakas.
Concerning Mental Health Disorders
The current COVID-19 Pandemic faced by the world gives various effects towards the community and individuals. One of the concern effect is the mental health disorders caused by uncontrolled anxiety on the bad situation of Covid-19. However the mental health of resident and community in the county is still under control. The Ministry of Health do not receive patient who suffer from mental disorder caused by the pandemic.