FacebookInstagramTwitterContact

 

1st LD Writethru: U.S. House Passes Stopgap Spending Bill To Avoid Government Shutdown           >>           China-LatAm Forum Drives Regional Integration           >>           India's Nuclear-Capable Agni-5 Ballistic Missile Aces Test Launch           >>           Facebook And Youtube Are Removing 'Tide Pod Challenge' Videos           >>           China Uses Facial Recognition To Monitor Ethnic Minorities           >>           Lebanese Hackers Stole A Ton Of Data Then Left It On An Open Server           >>           Woman sentenced to life in prison for arson that killed family of four           >>           Hasselblad's Crazy 400-Megapixel Camera Does Have A Purpose           >>           Law graduate fined S$10,000 for doctoring NUS degree certificate, transcript to improve job prospects            >>           Sufian: Elfira and I still a pair           >>          

 

SHARE THIS ARTICLE




REACH US


GENERAL INQUIRY

[email protected]

 

ADVERTISING

[email protected]

 

PRESS RELEASE

[email protected]

 

HOTLINE

+673 222-0178 [Office Hour]

+673 223-6740 [Fax]

 



Upcoming Events


The Incredibles 5Km Fun Run
January 7th, 2018 | 00:00 AM


20th Consumer Fair
January 24th, 2018 | 00:00 AM





Prayer Times


The prayer times for Brunei-Muara and Temburong districts. For Tutong add 1 minute and for Belait add 3 minutes.


Imsak

: 05:03AM

Subuh

: 05:13AM

Syuruk

: 06:35AM

Doha

: 06:58AM

Zohor

: 12:32PM

Asar

: 03:54PM

Maghrib

: 06:27PM

Isyak

: 07:40PM

 



The Business Directory


 

 



National


  Home > National


3rd Campaign on Importance of Wearing Life Jackets


 


 January 4th, 2018  |  08:58 AM  |   447 views

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

 

As part of efforts to increase public awareness on the importance of using life jackets while on boat rides, the Ministry of Communications and the Brunei Darussalam Maritime and Ports Authority yesterday morning held the 3rd campaign on the importance of wearing life jackets. The campaign began at the vicinity of the Yayasan Jetty in Bandar Seri Begawan.

 

The campaign was led by Doctor Haji Supry bin Haji Awang Ladi, the Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications. The sales campaign is a continuation of the dissemination campaign to highlight the importance wearing life jackets which has been held since the 23rd of December last year. Several companies are invited to provide sales campaign for safety jackets and equipment from 8 in the morning to 6 in the afternoon. The 5-day sales campaign which will be held until this Sunday aims to facilitate the public in obtaining the services directly. The life jackets are available at a price of 10 dollars.

 

Boat owners are urged to take the opportunity to ensure their boats are fully equipped with life jackets and other safety equipment. During the campaign, the Brunei Darussalam Maritime and Ports Authority also carried out survey with the boat operators. Since its launching last month, several boat operators has begun to wear life jackets. Such move is evident that boat operators took a serious attention on the importance of safety.

 

The Ministry of Communications and the Maritime and Port Authority have advised the boat operators and passengers to remind each other about the importance of wearing life jackets and to obey the safety regulations.

 


 

Source:
@BRUDIRECT.COM

by Brudirect.com

 

If you have any stories or news that you would like to share with the global online community, please feel free to share it with us by contacting us directly at [email protected]

 

Related News


Sabah International Convention Centre Ready By October – CM

 2018-01-19 09:14:16

Pakistan Polio: Mother And Daughter Killed Giving Vaccinations

 2018-01-19 09:20:49

India's Nuclear-Capable Agni-5 Ballistic Missile Aces Test Launch

 2018-01-19 11:07:52