COVID-19: Six new cases, nine recoveries

Nine more individuals have recovered from the coronavirus, the Ministry of Health (MoH) announced on Sunday, bringing Brunei’s total number COVID-19 recoveries to 34. This latest development was shared by Minister of Health, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Md Isham Hj Jaafar during a press conference, who also revealed six more new confirmed…

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Government to aid MSME employees

The government will be paying 25 per cent of wages for MSME employees earning $1,500 or less for the next three months. Effective April, this in an effort to shoulder the financial burden caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in Brunei, said the Second Minister of Finance Economy. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Mohd…

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MoH announces 14 more recoveries

The number of recovered cases in Brunei Darussalam continues to rise as the Ministry of Health (MoH) on Saturday announced that 14 more individuals have recovered from the COVID-19 virus, bringing the total number to 25. Despite the decline in the number of positive cases the day prior, five new confirmed cases were also announced…

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Sultanate sees first COVID-19 fatality

Brunei Darussalam has reported its first fatality of the COVID-19 pandemic, a 64-year-old Bruneian who passed away at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) on Friday, 8.20pm. This was announced by the Minister of Health, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Md Isham Hj Jaafar at a special press conference this morning. According to the…

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COVID-19: one new case, six recovered

The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Friday announced that six more individuals have recovered from the COVID-19 virus, bringing the total number of recovered cases in the sultanate to 11. The number of confirmed cases however showed a major decline with only one new case reported by the Health Minister, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia…

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New isolation centre in construction

His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has consented to the construction of a new isolation centre in Tutong to boost the nation’s capacity in treating the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the sultanate, the Ministry of Development announced on Friday. Speaking during a press conference, Minister of Development Yang Berhormat…

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COVID-19: Five new cases confirmed, three cases recovered

The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Thursday announced that three more individuals have recovered from the COVID-19 virus, bringing the total number of recovered cases in the sultanate to five. The number of positive cases however continue to rise totalling to 114, as five new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in Brunei. The new…

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COVID-19: five new cases, national total 109

The Ministry of Health announced five new confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus in a press conference on Wednesday, bringing the national total to 109. This new development was announced by the Minister of Health, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Md Isham Hj Jaafar, who was joined by Second Minister of Foreign Affairs…

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Education resumes online, international exams cancelled

The Second Minister of Finance and Economy on Wednesday announced that public and private schools as well as higher educational institutions across the nation will be resuming their lessons online effective March 30. Speaking during a press conference, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Mohd Amin Liew Abdullah said the directive includes vocational schools…

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Government launched Realtime Web Application Platform

The Second Minister of Finance and Economy on Tuesday announced the launch of a real-time application platform that monitors active COVID-19 cases in the sultanate, with a feature that includes information on infections based on districts and mukim slated for the near future. Speaking during a press conference Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj…

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