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10/20/2018 3:10 PM

REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE, Saturday, 20 October 2018 – The 12th ADMM and 5th ADMM-Plus successfully concluded today at the Shangri-La Hotel in Singapore. Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major-General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd. Yussof, Minister of Defence II, represented Brunei Darussalam at the meeting.

  
10/21/2018 4:32 PM

KEM SRI MIRI, SARAWAK, Friday, 19 October 2018 – The opening ceremony of Exercise MALBRU Setia Siri 14/2018 involving personnel from Company C, Second Battalion, Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF) and 20th Battalion from Royal Malay Regiment (RMR) took place at Parade Square 20 RMR, Sri Miri Camp, Sarawak Malaysia.

  
10/20/2018 1:23 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 19 October 2018 – A ceremony was held at the Performance Optimisation Centre, Bolkiah Garrison for the handing over of two wheelchairs donated by Yang Berhormat Minister of Defence II to two Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) retirees.

  
10/19/2018 7:04 AM

WASHINGTON D.C, Tuesday, 16 October 2018 - Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) attended the Chiefs of Defense (CHOD) Conference on Countering Violent Extremist Organizations (C-VEOs) in Washington D.C, United States of America.

  
10/15/2018 4:07 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday, 15 October 2018 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd. Yussof, Minister of Defence II, received a courtesy call from Major General John Raymond Boswell, Chief of Army, New Zealand Defence Force.

  
10/18/2018 2:23 PM

REPUBLIC OF INDONESIA, Friday, 12 October 2018 – Brigadier General Dato Seri Pahlawan Awang Khairul Hamed bin Awang Haji Lampoh, Commander of the Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF) made an introductory visit to the Republic of Indonesia from 9 to 12 October 2018.

  
10/16/2018 10:37 AM

JEJU, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, Friday, 12 October 2018 – The 16th Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS), was hosted by the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) today, with the theme “Enhancing Maritime Security Cooperation in the Western Pacific Region”. Held in conjunction with the International Fleet Review (IFR) 2018, this year’s symposium was chaired by Admiral Sim Seung-seob, Chief of Naval Operation (CNO) ROKN.

  
10/12/2018 4:54 PM

PENANJONG GARRISON, Friday, 12 October 2018 – A total of 158 male recruits of the 162nd intake and 67 female recruits of the 54th intake concluded their Basic Military Training (BMT) with a Passing Out Parade held today at the Training Institute Royal Brunei Armed Forces (TI RBAF) in Penanjong Garrison.

  
10/12/2018 12:07 PM

MUARA, Friday, 12 October 2018 – A foreign fishing vessel carrying five fishermen onboard was seized by the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) ship KDB DARULAMAN on Wednesday, 10 October 2018.

  
10/12/2018 12:01 PM

BUKIT AGOK, Thursday, 11 October 2018 – The closing ceremony of the 24th Exercise AIRGUARD between No. 2 Wing, Operations Group, Royal Brunei Air Force (RBAirF) and 18 Divisional Air Defence Artillery Battalion, Republic of Singapore Air Force (18 DA Bn RSAF) was held at Bukit Agok today. The Exercise was held for 12 days from 1 to 12 October 2018.

  
10/11/2018 11:54 PM

JEJU, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, Thursday, 11 October 2018 -  The Commander of the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN), First Admiral Pengiran Dato Seri Pahlawan Norazmi bin Pengiran Haji Muhammad, attended the International Fleet Review (IFR) which was held in conjunction with the 70th anniversary of Republic of Korea Armed Forces Day in Jeju, Republic of Korea

  
10/11/2018 2:41 PM

TANAH JAMBU, Thursday, 11 October 2018 – A total of 31 officers completed the 8th Royal Brunei Armed Forces Command and Staff Course (RBAF CSC 8) today at the Defence Academy of the RBAF.

  
10/10/2018 3:27 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 10 October 2018 – The Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies (SHHBIDSS) today conducted a roundtable discussion on “Cybersecurity: Strategies and Responses”.

  
10/10/2018 11:49 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 10 October 2018 – Officers and staff of the Ministry of Defence and Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) personnel performed the ‘solat jenazah’, the funeral prayer, this morning at the Surau Ad-Difa’, Bolkiah Garrison this morning for a Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) personnel, Third Warrant Officer (3WO) Muhd Sadikin bin Hasban.

  
10/10/2018 11:31 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 10 October 2018 – A handover ceremony of a KIA military vehicle, KM 450 was held at the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Band Building, Bolkiah Garrison today. The guest of honour for the ceremony was Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Commander of the RBAF.

  
10/8/2018 7:00 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday, 8 October 2018 – Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) received a farewell call from His Excellency Major General (Retired) Tariq Rashid Khan, the High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Brunei Darussalam today. Also in attendance was the Chief of Staff, RBAF.

  
10/7/2018 3:35 PM

BERAKAS GARRISON, Saturday, 6 October 2018 – The Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Wives’ Welfare Body (BAKTI) held a thanksgiving prayer ceremony in conjunction with the 72nd birthday of Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Pemancha Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam today at Surau Al-Fa’izun, Berakas Garrison.

  
10/7/2018 3:18 PM

BERAKAS GARRISON, Saturday, 6 October 2018 – The Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Inter-Services Golf Tournament 2018 was held at the RBAF Golf Club, Berakas Garrison.

  
10/7/2018 3:28 PM

MALAYSIA, Friday, 5 October 2018 – Brigadier General Dato Seri Pahlawan Awang Khairul Hamed bin Awang Haji Lampoh, Commander of the Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF) made an introductory visit to Malaysia from 3 to 5 October 2018.

  
10/5/2018 6:54 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 5 October 2018 – The Ministry of Defence and Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) once again organised its monthly series of special dawn lectures or “Kuliah Subuh” for the month of October.

  
10/5/2018 12:10 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 5 October 2018 – Thirty Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) personnel returned home safely on the 4 October 2018, after a 13-month deployment serving under the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL).

  
10/5/2018 11:44 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 5 October 2018 – In a bid to engage and understand the community within the Ministry of Defence, Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof has been making working visits around the Ministry since his appointment as Minister of Defence II on 31 January 2018.

  
10/5/2018 11:17 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday, 4 October 2018 - The 26th Executive Development Programme Middle Management Officers’ (EDPMMO), a 4-week attachment programme at the Ministry of Defence, marked its final day today with a sharing session held at the Tower Block, Ministry of Defence.

  
10/6/2018 4:59 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 3 October 2018 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) Team emerged as champions of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Football League 2018 after defeating Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) Team 2 – 1 at the Mini Stadium, Bolkiah Garrison.

  
10/3/2018 8:41 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 3 October 2018 – Continuing the Ministry of Defence’s practice of sharing knowledge and addressing issues of common interest amongst the departments in the Ministry through an interactive forum, the Defence Information Technology Unit (DITU) held a Wednesday Forum session titled “Digital Organisation Towards Effectiveness and Productivity” at the Wira Seni Concert Hall, Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Band, Bolkiah Garrison this afternoon. 

  
10/2/2018 7:53 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Tuesday, 2 October 2018 – The Minister of Defence II, Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, conducted a working visit to the new MRS Bolkiah Complex.

  
10/6/2018 9:31 AM

BACOLOD CITY, PHILIPPINES, Saturday, 29 September 2018 – The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) ship, KDB DARUTTAQWA was at Bredco Port alongside with the Philippine Navy (PN) ship BRP ANDRES BONIFACIO after completing the bilateral exercise ‘Exercise SEAGULL 08/18’.

  
9/28/2018 4:07 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 28 September 2018 - A thanksgiving prayer ceremony was held today at Surau Ad-Difa’, Bolkiah Garrison for the 14th International Monitoring Team (IMT) contingent that safely returned to Brunei Darussalam early in the month. 

  
9/28/2018 5:15 PM

MUARA, Friday, 28 September 2018 – The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) ship KDB DARULAMAN apprehended a foreign fishing vessel conducting illegal fishing activities in Brunei Darussalam’s waters about 130 nautical miles from the coast of Brunei Darussalam.

  
9/30/2018 12:50 AM

BRUNEI MUARA, Friday, 28 September 2018 – A personnel from the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN), Ordinary Rate (OD) Sharifuddin bin Raya from KDB Afiat recited the Islamic oath at Balai Ibadat, Kampong Bebuloh.

  
9/27/2018 8:25 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday 27 September 2018 – The Ministry of Defence of Brunei Darussalam and Ministry of Defence of the United Kingdom conducted the 15th Joint Defence Commission (JDC) meeting at the Officers’ Mess, Bolkiah Garrison, Ministry of Defence of Brunei Darussalam

  
9/27/2018 8:47 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Thursday, 27 September 2018 – The Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Brunei Darussalam hosted a reception for Korea’s National Foundation Day last night at the Empire Hotel & Country Club this Wednesday evening.

  
9/27/2018 10:05 PM

MUARA, Thursday, 27 September 2018 - A three-day ‘Public Relations And Editorial Workshop’ was conducted at the Royal Brunei Navy Training Centre, RBN at the Muara Base for twenty-one Public Relations Liaisons (PRLs) that comprised of civilian and military personnel from Ministry of Defence and various units of Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF). The workshop was organised by the Public Relations Unit (PRU) which began from 25 to 27 September 2018.

  
9/25/2018 9:21 AM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Sunday, 23 September 2018 – The Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Wives Welfare Association (BAKTI) organised a ten-pin bowling match at the Utama Bowling Jalan Laksamana Abdul Razak, Batu Satu, Bandar Seri Begawan.

  
9/21/2018 11:50 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 21 September 2018 - In celebrating the new Islamic year 1440 Hijrah and to reflect on the history of Rasulullah Shallallahu 'Alaihi Wasallam and his companions, the Ministry of Defence and the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) held a religious talk at the Surau Ad-Difa', Bolkiah Garrison. 

  
9/20/2018 4:12 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday, 20 September 2018 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister of Defence II today received an introductory call from Her Excellency Yoon Hyun Bong, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to Brunei Darussalam.

  
9/17/2018 7:52 PM

SUNGAI TUJUH, Monday, 17 September 2018 – The Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF) and the Malaysian Army held a cycling event which is divided into two phases, starting from 17 to 18 September 2018. The event is part of the programme under “Ekspedisi Borneo Siri 02/2018” organised by the Malaysian Army. 

  
9/17/2018 7:43 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday, 17 September 2018 – The Minister of Defence II, Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, today received a farewell call by His Excellency Bravij Suwanpradhes, the outgoing Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kingdom of Thailand to Brunei Darussalam.

  
9/15/2018 7:21 PM

TUTONG, Friday, 14 September 2018 – A personnel from the Royal Brunei Air Force (RBAirF), Corporal (U) Zulhasnirol bin Zainal from the 54 Squadron RBAirF and his cousin converted to Islam at his families’ residence in Kampong Rambai, Tutong. 

  
9/13/2018 6:58 PM

​SEOUL, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, Thursday, 13 September 2018 – Brunei Darussalam and Republic of Korea affirmed its longstanding defence relations with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Defence Cooperation held today at Seoul, Republic of Korea. Captain (Retired) Dato Paduka Abd Rahman bin BMDP Haji Bakar, RBN, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence Brunei Darussalam and His Excellency Suh Choo-Suk, Vice Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea represented their respective ministries during the signing ceremony. 

  
9/13/2018 6:37 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday, 13 September 2018 – The Minister of Defence II, Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Md Yussof, launched the Directorate of Development and Work Services (DDWS) Management Plan and also presented the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems Certification to this Ministry of Defence (MinDef) directorate. The ceremony was held in the Wira Seni Concert Hall, RBAF Band Building today. 

  
9/14/2018 10:37 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Thursday, 13 September 2018 - Members of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Narcotics Control Committee made an introductory working visit to the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB).

  
9/12/2018 6:45 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 12 September 2018 – The Minister of Defence II, Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, today received a courtesy call by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia, His Excellency Sven Mikser.

  
9/14/2018 10:59 PM

HONOLULU, HAWAII, Wednesday, 12 September 2018 – Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) attended the Annual Chiefs of Defense (CHOD) Conference 2018 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

  
9/10/2018 11:26 PM

NAGOYA, JAPANMonday, 10 September 2018 – The 10th Japan-ASEAN Defense Vice-Ministerial Forum, a forum hosted by Japan where senior officials from the defence ministries of ASEAN Member States and ASEAN Secretariat are invited, was held today in Nagoya, Japan. 

  
9/10/2018 11:19 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday, 10 September 2018 - The Ministry of Defence and the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) held ceremonies to usher in the new Islamic Year 1440 Hijrah late this afternoon at all suraus in the RBAF Garrisons and camps.

  
9/10/2018 3:24 PM

PENANJONG GARRISON, Monday 10 September 2018 - His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, Minister of Defence and Supreme Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces attended the Setia Kawan III Exercise today, which took place at Penanjong Garrison, Tutong.

  
9/9/2018 12:22 AM

ISTANA NURUL IMAN, Saturday, 8 September 2018 – His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam today consented to receive in audience Vice Admiral Ben Key CBE Royal Navy, United Kingdom’s Fleet Commander. 

  
9/7/2018 8:32 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 7 September 2018 – After serving a year’s tour of duty in Mindanao, Republic of the Philippines, the 14th IMT (IMT-14) contingent from the Royal Brunei Armed Forces have safely returned home to Brunei Darussalam. 

  
9/6/2018 9:31 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Thursday, 6 September 2018 – His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has consented to award the “Sultan's Scholar” Scholarship of the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah for 2018/2019 to three outstanding students. The ceremony took place at the Istana Nurul Iman.

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