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6/24/2024 8:21 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Monday 24th June 2024 – The 11th ASEAN Chiefs of Military Medicine Conference (ACMMC) commenced today with an Opening Ceremony at Rizqun International Hotel, Gadong. Representatives from ASEAN nations and Timor-Leste are partaking in the three-day event from 24th to 26th June 2024. The conference concentrates on "Implications of Climate Change on Military Operational Readiness and the Role of Military Medicine," seeking to foster the sharing of insights and practices in military medicine to enhance ASEAN ties.

  
6/20/2024 10:47 PM

ISTANA NURUL IMAN, Thursday, 20 June 2024 – 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 received in audience His Excellency General Songwit Noonpackdee, Chief of Defence Forces, Royal Thai Armed Forces. The Audience Ceremony took place at Istana Nurul Iman.



  
6/20/2024 11:04 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday, 20 June 2024 – The Ministry of Defence received an official visit from the Chief of the Defence Forces, Royal Thai Armed Forces (RTARF), His Excellency General Songwit Noonpackdee who is in Brunei Darusalam from 19 to 21 June 2024. 

  
6/22/2024 11:45 PM

MANILA, THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES, 19 June 2024 – The 9th Joint Defence and Cooperation Working Committee (JDWC) meeting between Brunei Darussalam and the Republic of the Philippines was successfully concluded in Manila today. The meeting was co-chaired by Yang Mulia Brigadier General (Retired) Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Alirupendi bin Haji Perudin, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence, Brunei Darussalam and Major General Angelito M De Leon (Retired) AFP, Undersecretary for Capability and Assessment Development, Department of National Defence of the Republic of the Philippines.

  
6/18/2024 4:02 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Tuesday, 18 June 2024 – The Ministry of Defence held the Ibadah Korban event today in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidil Adha for the year 1445 Hijrah at Surau Ad-Difa’, Bolkiah Garrison and suraus at all camps. The Ibadah Korban event was conducted to express gratitude to Allah Subhanahu wa Ta'ala increasing faith and piety, as well as giving the Ministry of Defence the opportunity to perform the Sunnah deeds and enliven the significant days of Islam. 

  
6/17/2024 1:45 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday, 17 June 2024 – The Ministry of Defence celebrated the annual Hari Raya Aidil Adha with Sunat Hari Raya Aidil Adha prayers this morning at Ad-Difa’ Surau, Bolkiah Garrison. Similar events were also held at all suraus in Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) garrisons, camps and bases including Pulau Baru-Baru mosque.

  
6/17/2024 5:55 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Sunday, 16 June 2024 – The Ministry of Defence this evening held the Malam Takbir event to mark the arrival of Hari Raya Aidil Adha or Hari Raya Haji for the year 1445 Hijrah / 2024 Masihi at Surau Ad-Difa’, Bolkiah Garrison. 

  
6/15/2024 2:59 PM

REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE, 11-13 June 2024 - Yang Mulia Brigadier General (Retired) Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Alirupendi bin Haji Perudin, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence, Brunei Darussalam made an introductory visit to the Republic of Singapore from 11 to 13 June 2024.

  
6/13/2024 5:05 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Wednesday, 12 June 2024 – 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 State Honorary Medals to civilian and military officers of the Ministry of Defence in conjunction with His Majesty’s 77th birthday celebration.

  
6/10/2024 4:11 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday, 10 June 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a courtesy call from His Excellency Air Chief Marshal Punpakdee Pattanakul, Commander-in-Chief, Royal Thai Air Force today.

  
6/11/2024 11:33 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday 10 Jun 2024 – Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) received a courtesy call from His Excellency Air Chief Marshal Punpakdee Pattanakul, Commander-in-Chief, Royal Thai Air Force today. 

  
6/7/2024 10:52 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 7 June 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a courtesy call from Lieutenant Colonel Paul Michael Sanderson, Australian Defence Adviser to Brunei Darussalam today.

  
6/6/2024 4:09 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday, 6 June 2024 – A Doa Selamat ceremony for the departure of three personnel of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) as members of the 6th Independent Decommissioning Body Verification, Monitoring and Assistance Team (IDB VMAT 6/2024) in Mindanao, Republic of the Philippines, was held at Surau Ad-Difa', Bolkiah Garison this afternoon.


  
6/5/2024 4:09 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 5 June 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a courtesy call from His Excellency Major General (Retired) Farhat Abas, High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Brunei Darussalam, today. 

  
6/4/2024 3:59 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Tuesday, 4 June 2024 – Brunei Darussalam will deploy three officers from the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) as members of Independent Decommissioning Body Verification, Monitoring and Assistance Team 6/2024 (IDB VMAT 6/2024) to Mindanao, the Republic of the Philippines. The flag handing-over ceremony was held at Bolkiah Garrison this morning. 

  
6/3/2024 8:17 PM

REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE, Sunday, 2 June 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Minister of Defence II led a delegation from the Ministry of Defence of Brunei Darussalam to the 21st Shangri-La Dialogue held at the Republic of Singapore from 31 May 2024 to 02 June 2024.

  
6/2/2024 8:19 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Sunday, 2 June 2024 – Twenty-three babies were born on the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) 63rd Anniversary Celebration on 31 May 2024.  Twenty of them were born at the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital, two babies were born at Suri Seri Begawan (SSB) Hospital, Kuala Belait and one baby was born at Jerudong Park Medical Centre (JPMC), Bandar Seri Begawan.



  
6/2/2024 12:01 AM

PENANJONG GARRISON, Saturday, 1 June 2024 - His Majesty Paduka Seri Baginda 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 attended the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) 63rd Anniversary Celebration Grand Parade, which was held at Parade Square Training Institute RBAF (TI RBAF), Penanjong Garrison.​

  
5/30/2024 11:16 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday, 30 May 2024 – A Doa Kesyukuran Ceremony to bless and commemorate the 63rd anniversary of The Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) establishment at all the Ministry of Defence and RBAF suraus including Pulau Baru-Baru Mosque with the focus of the event at Surau Ad-Difa', Bolkiah Garrison in the late afternoon today.

  
5/29/2024 12:11 AM

Hari Selasa, 19 Zulkaedah 1445H bersamaan 28 Mei 2024M - Dewan Kuliah, Institut Pengajian Pertahanan dan Strategik Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah, Bolkiah Garison.



  
5/28/2024 9:35 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Tuesday, 28 May 2024 – Media conference for the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) 63rd Anniversary Celebration was held at the Lecture Theater, The Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies (SHHBIDSS), Bolkiah Garrison symbolising the upcoming two (2) days RBAF 63rd Anniversary Celebration commencing on Saturday, 1st June 2024 until Sunday, 2nd June 2024.

  
5/23/2024 3:29 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Monday 20 May 2024 – Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) received a courtesy call from Air Marshal Robert Chipman, Chief of Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) today. Also in attendance was His Excellency Luke Arnold, High Commissioner of Australia to Brunei Darussalam, Commander Royal Brunei Air Force (RBAirF), Acting Chief of Staff RBAF and Director of Intelligence, Ministry of Defence.

  
5/23/2024 10:53 PM

PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, Thursday, 23 May 2024 - Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a working call from Brigadier General Frederick Choo, Deputy Secretary (Policy), Ministry of Defence, Republic of Singapore today. 

  
5/22/2024 7:20 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 22 May 2024 – A handover ceremony for the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) 63rd Anniversary posters was held at Wira Seni Concert Hall, RBAF Band Building, Bolkiah Garrison symbolising the upcoming celebration of the RBAF 63rd Anniversary on 1st June 2024.

  
5/21/2024 7:30 PM

PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, Tuesday, 21 May 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a courtesy call from Her Excellency Erma Said Mohamed Al Kathiry, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Sultanate of Oman to Brunei Darussalam, today. 

  
5/20/2024 7:58 PM

PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, Monday, 20 May 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a courtesy call from Air Marshal Robert Chipman, Chief of Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) today.


  
5/19/2024 4:18 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Sunday, 19 May 2024 – The Ministry of Defence participated in Riadah Amal held in conjunction with the 30th Civil Service Day organised by the Prime Minister’s Office at the Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien. 

  
5/17/2024 3:51 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 17 May 2024 – The Ministry of Defence held the Jiwa Murni Ceremony’, which is a ceremony for the presentation of donations for 55 intending Haj pilgrims of the Ministry of Defence for 1445 / 2024 which comprise 9 military in-service personnel and 30 retired military personnel, while 9 civil servants in service and 7 retirees, held at Surau Ad-Difa’, Bolkiah Garrison this morning. 

  
5/17/2024 5:56 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday, 17 May 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II, received a farewell call from His Excellency Raja Dato’ Reza bin Raja Zaib Shah, High Commissioner of Malaysia to Brunei Darussalam, today. 

  
5/14/2024 3:25 PM

PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, Tuesday, 14 May 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a courtesy call from Her Excellency Sandra Jensen Landi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Denmark to Brunei Darussalam (resident in the Republic of Singapore) this morning.

  
5/14/2024 6:30 PM

BERAKAS, Tuesday, 14 May 2024 – The Ministry of Defence handed over a donation amounting of Seventy-Eight Thousand, Two Hundred and Three Ringgit (BND 78,203.00) to the Humanitarian Fund for Palestine in Gaza 2023 to the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS). 

  
5/15/2024 2:02 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Tuesday, 14 May 2024 – Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF), received a courtesy call from Her Excellency Sandra Jensen Landi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Denmark to Brunei Darussalam (resident in the Republic of Singapore). Also present were Acting Chief of Staff RBAF and Director of Intelligence.

  
5/10/2024 10:55 AM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Friday, 10 May 2024 – The Ministry of Defence held the recitation of Surah Yassin and Tahlil function for Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Muhammad Jamalul Alam and Al-Marhumah Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Bendahara Pengiran Anak Abdul Rahman, the late parents of 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; and for His Majesty’s late son Al-Marhum His Royal Highness Prince Haji ‘Abdul ‘Azim ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah.

  
5/14/2024 6:57 PM

Sungai Asam Sports Complex, Friday, 10 May 2024 – 2024 National Open Sepak Takraw League Championship took place from 26April 2024 until 10 May 2024 at the Sports Complex Kampong Sungai Asam. The championship ended with a victory from The Royal Brunei Armed Forces Sports Council (MS ABDB) 'C' Sepak Takraw defeating Muara Spurs ‘A’. the 2024 National Open Sepak Takraw League Championship organized by the Brunei Darussalam Sepak Takraw Association (PESTABARU) in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports of Brunei Darussalam.

  
5/7/2024 6:14 PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Monday, 06 May 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Minister of Defence II led a delegation of Ministry of Defence to the 18th Defence Service Asia (DSA) 2024 and the 3rd National Security (NATSEC) Asia Exhibitions 2024 held from 6 to 9 May 2024 at the Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) in Putrajaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 

  
5/4/2024 10:49 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Saturday, 4 May 2024 – Certificate presentations for the 30th Executive Development Program for Senior Government Officials (EDPSGO), the 33rd and 34th Executive Development Program for Middle Management Officials (EDPMMO), and the 7th and 8th Young Executive Program (YEP) Cohort organized by the Public Service Department, Prime Minister’s Office as part of the Civil Service Leadership Pipeline (CSLP) were held concurrently at the Banquet Hall, Prime Minister's Office. 

  
5/4/2024 6:03 PM

BERAKAS, Friday, 3 May 2024 - In celebrating the festive month of Syawal, the Ministry of Defence held a Hari Raya Aidilfitri Celebration Ceremony which took place at the Plenary Hall, International Conference Center (ICC), Berakas.




  
4/30/2024 8:43 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Tuesday, 30 April 2024 – The Ministry of Defence, as a representative of the Government of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Negara Brunei Darussalam, signed a contract agreement with Airbus Helicopters S.A.S. for the acquisition of six new Airbus H145M helicopters today.  The signing ceremony took place at the Officers’ Mess, Bolkiah Garrison.

  
5/1/2024 11:07 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Tuesday, 30 April 2024 – Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) attended the 2024 Indo-Pacific Chiefs of Defense (CHOD) virtual meeting.

  
5/20/2024 12:17 PM

VANGVIENG, Tuesday, 30 April 2024 – The 17th Track II Network of ASEAN Defence and Security Institutions (NADI) Annual Meeting was organised by Military Science and History Department (MSHD), Ministry of National Defence, Lao PDR at S Vangvieng Boutique Hotel, Vangvieng, Lao PDR beginning today.

  
5/1/2024 10:55 PM

REPUBLIC OF TURKIYE, Saturday, 27 April 2024 - Colonel (U) Hismawadi bin Mohamad Said, Acting Joint Force Commander Royal Brunei Armed Forces attended The World Border Security Congress held from 24-26 April 2024 at Gorrion Hotel Exhibition Hall in Istanbul. The Acting Joint Force Commander Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) was accompanied by Lieutenant Colonel Haji Fadzli bin Haji Abdullah and Captain (U) Ahmad Farhan bin Haji Mohd Saifulizan, Staff Officers from the Joint Force Headquarters (JFHQ). The event participated by 400 delegates representing 70 countries.

  
4/26/2024 10:02 PM

PENANJONG GARRISON, Friday, 26 April 2024 – A total of 135 male recruits of the Intake 173 have concluded their basic military training with a Passing Out Parade Ceremony held at the Parade Square of Training Institute Royal Brunei Armed Forces (TI RBAF), Penanjong Garrison this morning. 

  
4/26/2024 9:44 PM

SIHANOUKVILLE PROVINCE, Thursday, 25 April 2024 – The Ministry of National Defence of Cambodia successfully hosted the Second Workshop on Enhancing Support Mechanism for ASEAN Women Peacekeepers (2nd Workshop ESMAWP) for two days from 23 to 24 April 2024 in Sihanoukville Province, Kingdom of Cambodia. 

 


  
4/26/2024 7:25 PM

MUARA AND BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday 25 April 2024 – Today, on the occasion of ANZAC Day, Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) paid tribute to the service of Australians and New Zealanders soldiers at a commemorative event held by The Australian High Commission to Brunei Darussalam at Brunei-Australia Memorial Muara Beach.

  
4/18/2024 6:32 PM

PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, Thursday, 18 April 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II today received a courtesy call from His Excellency Tran Anh Vu, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of The Socialist Republic of Viet Nam to Brunei Darussalam. 

  
4/17/2024 10:04 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 17 April 2024 – Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF), received an introductory call from Vice Admiral Angus Topshee, Commander of The Royal Canadian Navy. Also present were High Commissioner for Canada in Brunei Darussalam, Acting Chief of Staff RBAF and Director of Intelligence.

  
4/17/2024 8:21 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 17 April 2024 – Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Defence II received a courtesy call from Vice-Admiral Angus Topshee, Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy today.

  
4/12/2024 8:33 AM

وَحَبِيْبِنَا مُـحَمَّدٍ وَعَلَى آلِهِ وَصَحْبِهِ أَجْـمَعِيْنَ ، وَمَنْ تَبِعَهُمْ بِإِحْسَانٍ إِلَى يَوْمِ الدِّيْنِ ، أَمَّا بَعْدُ


اللهُ أَكْبَرُ اللهُ أَكْبَرُ اللهُ أَكْبَرُ وَلِلّٰهِ الْحَمْدُ

Alhamdulillah, segala puji-pujian dan syukur kita panjatkan ke hadrat Allah Subhanahu wa Ta’ala yang telah melimpahkan nikmat, rahmat, dan inayah-Nya dan memberikan kesempatan untuk kita menyempurnakan ibadah fardhu puasa di bulan suci Ramadhan dengan penuh kesabaran dan ketaqwaan.


  
4/12/2024 9:24 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Thursday 11 April 2024 – Muslims throughout the country today celebrated Hari Raya Aidilfitri with mass Sunat Hari Raya Aidilfitri Prayer held in all mosques,  suraus and religious halls nationwide in Brunei Darussalam.



  
4/11/2024 9:20 AM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Wednesday, 10 April 2024 – The excitement of welcoming the arrival of 1st Syawal 1445 Hijrah / 2024 Masehi in celebrating Hari Raya Aidilfitri can be felt with the resounding Takbir Hari Raya echoing in all mosques, suraus, and religious halls nationwide in Brunei Darussalam.

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