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RBAF RECEIVES EIGHT NEW MILITARY AMBULANCESprint

BERAKAS GARRISON, Friday 21 November 2014 -  In addressing the medical emergency response challenges of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) today, a process of modernisation of military equipment represents one of the key elements to enhancing its responsiveness and efficiency.

In that regard, the Medical Services of the Royal Brunei Land Forces (RBLF), received eight new military ambulances from local transport suppliers in a handing-over ceremony held at the First Battalion Parade Square in Berakas Garrison this afternoon.

FOUNDATION LAYING CEREMONY FOR SURAU AND DEFENCE ACADEMY HEADQUARTERSprint

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Friday 21 November 2014 – The Foundation Laying Ceremony for the proposed Surau and Defence Academy Headquarters – Package 4 was held at the project site at Kg Tanah Jambu today. 


The event was inaugurated by the guest of honour, Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Datu Pekerma Jaya Major General Dato Paduka Seri Mohd Tawih bin Abdullah, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF).

VPN HOLDS DINNER RECEPTION FOR COMMANDER OF RBAFprint

MUARA, Thursday 20 November 2014 - A dinner reception was held onboard the Dinh Tien Hoang (HQ-011), one of the biggest frigates from the Vietnam People’s Navy (VPN) last night at the Muara Commercial Port as part of a two day Inaugural goodwill visit to the Sultanate.


Present was Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Pehin Datu Pekerma Jaya Dato Paduka Seri Mohd tawih bin Abdullah.

DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF, VIETNAM PEOPLE’S NAVY CALL ON RBAF COMMANDERprint

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday 20 November  2014 – Deputy Chief of Staff, Rear Admiral Nguyen Van Kiem, made a courtesy call to Commander of Royal Brunei Armed Forces, Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Datu Pekerma Jaya Major General Dato Paduka Seri Awang Mohd Tawih bin Abdullah at Ministry of Defence, Bolkiah Garrison.


The Rear Admiral was accompanied by Ships' Commanding Officers, Commander Nguyen Dinh Giang, HQ-011 and Captain Nguyen Van Ngan, HQ-12. 

RBAF WOMEN PERSONNEL ROAD RACE COMPETITION 2014print

ROYAL BRUNEI AIR FORCE BASE, Thursday 20 November 2014 – The 2014 RBAF Women Personnel Road Race was successfully held at the Royal Brunei Air Force Base today.

The Guest of Honour was Lieutenant Colonel Norsuriati binti Haji Sharbini, SO1 Military Legal Unit, Ministry of Defence.

ASEAN-JAPAN DEFENCE MINISTERS’ INFORMAL MEETINGprint

BAGAN, MYANMAR, Wednesday, 19 November 2014 – At the sideline of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Retreat (ADMM Retreat), an ASEAN-Japan Defence Ministers’ Informal Meeting took place at the Aureum Palace Hotels and Resorts Bagan.


The Informal Meeting was co-chaired by His Excellency Lieutenant General Wai Lwin, Minister of Defence, Republic of the Union of Myanmar, and His Excellency Akinori Eto, Minister of Defence, Japan.

ASEAN DEFENCE MINISTERS’ MEETING RETREATprint

BAGAN, MYANMAR, Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - The ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Retreat (ADMM Retreat) was held at the Aureum Palace Hotels and Resorts Bagan.


The Retreat was chaired by His Excellency Lieutenant General Wai Lwin, Minister of Defence, Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

BILATERALS AT THE SIDELINE OF THE ADMM RETREATprint

BAGAN, MYANMAR, Wednesday, 19 November 2014 – The ASEAN Defence Ministers gathered in Bagan, Myanmar, for the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Retreat (ADMM Retreat).


Representing His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzadin Waddaulah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam is Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Singamanteri Colonel (Rtd) Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Awang Haji Mohammad Yasmin Haji Umar, Minister of Energy at the Prime Minister’s Office.