Understanding sun’s impact important towards addressing climate change March 23, 2019 Borneo Bulletin IN OBSERVING World Meteorological Day, Minister of Transport and Infocommunications Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Yusof said that a better understanding of the sun’s influence on weather is crucial towards addressing […]
BDMD celebrates World Meteorological Day March 25, 2018 Borneo Bulletin THE Brunei Darussalam Meteorological Department (BDMD) of the Ministry of Communications (MinCom) yesterday celebrated the World Meteorological Day to commemorate the establishment of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) at the ministry’s Amar Pahlawan Hall. Click here for to download PDF file for this article.
Brunei getting wetter, warmer August 18, 2017 Borneo Bulletin CLIMATE change due to global warming has impacted countries globally and Brunei Darussalam is no exception. Click here for to download PDF file for this article.
Brunei needs hi-tech monitoring of forests August 17, 2017 Borneo Bulletin WITH forest fire and bush fire outbreaks showing an increasing trend over the years, there is an urgent need to use Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System (GIS) for better monitoring and management of Brunei’s forests. Click here for to download PDF file for […]
BDMD marks World Meteorological Day March 24, 2017 Borneo Bulletin “THE Brunei Darussalam Meteorological Department (BDMD) of the Ministry of Communications (MinCom) held a recitation of Surah Yaasiin and Tahlil ceremony in conjunction with the World Meteorological Day 2017 celebration. The event took place at the Al-Mahabbah Room of MinCom yesterday” Click here for to […]
BDMD book takes readers wandering through clouds March 24, 2017 Borneo Bulletin “IN MARKING World Meteorological Day, the Brunei Darussalam Meteorological Department (BDMD) yesterday launched its first coffee-book at a ceremony held at the Brunei International Airport.” Click here for to download PDF file for this article.
Brunei to get environmentally friendly agriculture courses Sunday, September 11, 2016 Brunei Times “THE Institute of Brunei Technical Education School of Agro-Technology and Applied Sciences will be introducing subjects on self sustainable and environmentally friendly agricultural methods in their Higher National Technical Education Certificate (HNTec) in Agrotechnology course next year.” Click here for to download […]
Brunei records highest temperature of 36 degrees Celsius in January Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Brunei Times BRUNEI Darussalam recorded its highest temperature for this year of 36 degrees Celsius in January, exceeding the maximum recorded temperature for 2015 of 35 degrees Celsius, says the Climate Services Division. Click here for to download PDF file for […]
Over 900 forest fire calls made in three months Sunday, April 17, 2016 Brunei Times THE Fire and Rescue Department received a total of 902 phone calls on forest fires across the nation from January to March this year. Click here for to download PDF file for this article.
Forest fires serious threat to large tree native to Borneo Monday, April 11, 2016 Brunei Times SHOREA albida, a large timber tree native to Brunei, Sarawak and Kalimantan will face extinction if forest fires in the region continue to recur at a rapid rate, warned an expert at Wetlands International. Click here for to download […]