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Bring Food Education Back

by Reedz on July 18, 2015


Jamie and the Food Revolution team want to change the way people eat by educating every child about food, giving families the skills and knowledge to cook again, and motivating people to stand up for their rights to better food. Food Revolution Day aims to educate and inspire people everywhere to stand up for real food and empower the public to demand more from governments, schools and food manufactures all over the world in order to sanction the mission of better food, and improved food education for all. – See more at: http://visual.ly/bring-food-education-back#sthash.OXeiDuDR.dpuf

Bring Food Education Back

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Be a Smart Online Shopper (Phishing)

13 July 2015

Phishing is a method of stealing your financial or confidential information though the Internet such as username, password and credit card details. It is usually carried out through email or instant messaging, by pretending to be someone trustworthy such as a financial institution or other organization. An example of phishing is when you receive an […]

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Online Scams and how to deal with them

6 July 2015

Online Scams A scam is a way of cheating people intentionally without having to obtain someone’s personal details. Instead, it is the victim who usually gives away their personal information to the scammer. Here are some examples of scam: A common scam these days is when you receive a text message from an unknown number […]

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Be a smart online shopper

2 July 2015

Online shopping is a popular trend of buying products or services through the internet. The wide range of choices available online make it very attractive and convenient to shop from the comfort of your home. Are there any risks that people should be aware of? There are quite a lot of risks when shopping online, […]

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Motoring BN – Brunei’s first motoring mag is launched!

1 July 2015

Calling all Motoring Enthusiasts! A NEW quarterly publication was revealed yesterday in the capital, Motoring BN. Published by CONFEX, it is the latest quarterly magazine in Brunei and the first Bruneian lifestyle publication to revolve around the world of motoring. Speaking to the media at a press conference yesterday, Izam Said, Editor at CONFEX, said […]

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5 Biggest Differences between Social Media and Social Networking

30 June 2015

To really understand the difference between the two, we first need to define them. Merriam-Webster defines social media and social networking as the below: Social Media: forms of electronic communication (as Web sites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content (as videos). Social […]

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Baiduri Capital Opens Doors to Public

15 June 2015

Baiduri Capital Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Baiduri Bank, officially opens its doors to the public today. Located at Unit 9, Block A, Kiarong Complex, the company was set up with the objective to provide customers a wide range of investment products as well as securities trading services. Registered in 2014 under the […]

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New General Manager for Volkswagen Brunei

5 June 2015

Bernd Siffling to lead the team at Maju Motors Brunei Darussalam, 4 June, 2015 – Maju Motors Sdn Bhd, the sole dealership for Volkswagen vehicles in Brunei, today announced the appointment of Bernd Siffling as its new General Manager. Mr Siffling, a German national, will oversee all aspects of the Volkswagen business operation in the […]

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BIBD Welcomes Media To Its Flagship Branch

20 May 2015

May 20th, 2015 – Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD), Brunei’s leading financial institution, organised today a media familiarization visit at its flagship branch in Kiulap to foster better understanding on BIBD’s services and operations, as well as its commitment to provide innovative, world-class banking solutions to customers from all walks of life. During the visit, […]

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Infographic: Hidden Facts About How Facebook Is Moderated

15 May 2015

Have you ever wondered how Facebook is moderated? And with the global nature of Facebook, who are these moderators? The following infographic by Who Is Hosting This reveals the details about Facebook traffic, showing how Facebook moderators play a huge role in making sure that our newsfeeds are safe from offensive content. Other details include a look at the 800 […]

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5 ways to bring the family closer

7 April 2015

Whether your kids are young and living at home, away at college or with families of their own, it is important to stay connected. What do you do to strengthen family bonds and make sure your family stays close together? Spend time together In today’s busy world it can be difficult for families to find […]

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Should I Post This? Your Guide to Social Media [Infographic]

26 March 2015

Social media is often used for personal expression; to show special interests, proud moments, something informative, and personal statements. Social media accounts can be an extension of who were are. We live in a time where we can reach more people than in person. It can be tempting to tell everyone everything… Source: www.dailyinfographic.com See on […]

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Commonwealth Day Message from HM Queen Elizabeth II, Head of the Commonwealth

9 March 2015

One simple lesson from history is that when people come together to talk, to exchange ideas and to develop common goals, wonderful things can happen. So many of the world’s greatest technological and industrial achievements have begun as partnerships between families, countries, and even continents. But, as we are often reminded, the opposite can also […]

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BIBD sends “SWIPE TO FLY” winners off to Bali

6 March 2015

BIBD today feted its second monthly winners of its “Swipe to Fly” promotion at the recently refurbished BIBD Manggis Branch. All the winners were seen excited with smiles when arriving at the branch to collect their prizes of a pair of air tickets to Bali. Present to hand over the prizes was BIBD Manggis Branch […]

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Resilient Brunei Teams All Go for Shell Eco Marathon Asia Race Track

1 March 2015

By: Nazurah Noor All four of the Bruneian teams from Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) and Pusat Latihan Mekanik (PLM) have now successfully completed and passed the tough pre-race Technical Inspections at the Shell Eco Marathon Asia 2015 competition in Luneta Park, Manila, in the Philippines on Saturday, 28th February 2015. Joining the ranks of yesterday’s […]

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Baiduri Finance Relocates Bluecard And Insurance Centre

12 February 2015

For better accessibility and customer experience, Baiduri Finance has relocated its Bluecard and Insurance Centre to new premises at the following address: Unit 16-17, Ground Floor Sumbangsih Bahagia Kompleks Perindustrian Beribi BSB BE1118 Located in the same building as the Baiduri Finance head office, the new centre is equipped with dedicated counters for motor insurance […]

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Top 5 Web Design Trends For 2015 | Infographic

27 January 2015

Is your website ready for 2015? Here are 5 of the new trends to look out for in the coming year. From Mobile Focus, Interactive, Flat, Simple, and Single Page Designs – stay ahead of the curve and get on trend for the New Year. Our easy to follow visual guide will show you the […]

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50+ infographic templates design | infographics tools

8 January 2015

Big collection of infographic templates & infographics tools. These infographics templates could be very useful for creating diverse graphical presentation. Source: www.infoparrot.com See on Scoop.it – Aspiring Outliers

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Infographic: The Optimal Length for Every Social Media Update

22 December 2014

The optimal length for social media posts and all other forms of online content. Get best practices for tweets, posts, blogs, and more. Source: blog.bufferapp.com Awesome representation of social media attention span metrics. See on Scoop.it – Aspiring Outliers

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The Influence of Blogs on Purchase Decisions

20 December 2014

The power of blogs in influencing consumer purchase decisions is stronger than you might realize. According to data from a research study conducted by Research Now, nearly nine in 10 consumers (84%) make purchases after reading about a product or service on a blog. Source: www.corporate-eye.com See on Scoop.it – Aspiring Outliers

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25 Tweaks To Capture Attention In Social Networks [infographic]

10 December 2014

You only have few seconds to capture their attention before your message gets drowned in the sea of updates. Now, if you know how to capture attention in social networks, you are one step next to the successful marketing campaign. Find out 25 tweaks that you can implement right away, which are often overlooked, to […]

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BIBD Supports 1st Bruneian to Participate in Full Polar Marathon

20 November 2014

BIBD, via its Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, showed its full support for Asari Rashid to become the first Bruneian to participate in the Polar Circle Marathon. BIBD’s support for Asari was aimed to create and raise awareness for developing a community that cares, whilst playing its role as an integral and strong partner of the […]

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The UK’s Chevening Scholarships 2015/16: A Network For Talented Bruneians

4 November 2014

The prestigious Chevening Scholarship Award for study in academic year 2014/2015, funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), is currently open for applications from Brunei. Citizens and Permanent Residents of Brunei Darussalam are invited to apply, in order to pursue a one-year taught Masters qualification in the UK. British High Commissioner, H.E David […]

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That’s the Way Eia

22 October 2014

It’s not everyday you come across a National athlete turn singer-songwriter. Maria Grace Koh, 21, better known as her stage name ‘Eia’ is one of Brunei’s singer-songwriters and is best known for her catchy honest, heartfelt, fun and edgy original works reflected in a spectrum of genres such as Pop, Soul, R&B and a little […]

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Financial literacy – Students and Money

19 October 2014

Have you ever asked yourself… Why didn’t anyone teach me about saving and investing when I was young? Why don’t I understand the financial page of the paper? Why is it some people have money and others don’t? What am I missing? Well if you answered yes to any of the above, you are not […]

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Get Ready for Battle Royale 2014

16 October 2014

On Saturday October 18, 2014 and Sunday October 19, 2014 athletes from Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore, China and Indonesia will gather at the Multipurpose Hall of the National Stadium for Battle Royale, hosted by GETFIT CrossFit. Brunei’s first CrossFit affiliate, GETFIT CrossFit, will be hosting 80 athletes from over 10 CrossFit affiliates at Battle Royale 2014. […]

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BIBD Celebrates Aidil Adha

8 October 2014

In light of the festive Aidil Adha celebrations, BIBD today held its annual Korban ceremony at the Sultan Sharif Ali Mosque in Sengkurong. The event was attended by Deputy State Mufti and Chariman of the BIBD Shariah Advisory Body, Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Setia Raja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Awang Haji Suhaili bin […]

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The Audi Urban Driving Experience

28 September 2014

TCY Motors Sdn Bhd, the sole dealer and distributor of Audi cars in Brunei, held its inaugural three-day Audi Urban Driving Experience at the ‘Pusing Lagi’ car park in Jerudong, yesterday. The event was an exclusive one where Audi Brunei had invited its customers as well as members of the media to be a part […]

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11th Abacus Holiday Travel Fair this weekend

26 September 2014

Abacus Distribution Systems (Brunei) Sdn Bhd will launch the 11th Abacus Holiday Travel Fair on Saturday, 27 September 2014 at Grandstone Ballroom, 7th Floor, The Centrepoint Hotel, Gadong. The two-day fair, organised by Abacus Brunei will provide Abacus travel partners including airlines, national tourist offices, hotels and travel agents a unique platform to promote and […]

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Launch of New VW Golf TSI This Weekend

24 September 2014

More than 30 million Golf models have been sold since the car went on sale in May 1974 in Europe. Seven generations later, the successful formula remains the same: crisp, elegant styling; space-efficient packaging; frugal yet powerful engines; and entertaining front-wheel-drive handling. Highly efficient and at the same time low in emissions: Volkswagen wrote a […]

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Congratulations Teah! Chevening Scholar 2014-15

22 September 2014

On Monday 15 September 2014, the British High Commission hosted a farewell reception for Siti Nurfateha Abdullah who has been awarded a prestigious Chevening Scholarship for the 2014–2015 session and will be pursuing her postgraduate studies in the United Kingdom this month. The farewell event was held at the Residence of the British High Commissioner […]

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HM Bersama Rakyat 2014 – Brunei Muara

25 August 2014

Apabila munculnya tanggal 15 Julai pada setiap tahun pastinya rakyat dan penduduk di seluruh Negara Brunei Darussalam akan ternanti-nanti satu acara yang begitu bererti buat mereka semua kerana inilah bulan yang bagi mereka saat untuk dijadikan lipatan sejarah buat kebanyakan orang baik untuk simpanan peribadi mahupun sebagai ristaan kepada generasi mereka yang seterusnya. Salah satu […]

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Looking Ahead: The Future of the Internet

19 August 2014

What will the internet look like in the near future, 20 years, 100 years? We explore the possibilities in this illustration. Source: www.whoishostingthis.com See on Scoop.it – Aspiring Outliers

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Menjelang Hari Raya…

28 July 2014

Menjelang hari raya Berakhirnya puasa Bergema takbir senja Menyambut syawal tiba Suasana riang ria Terlihat sini sana Menyeri malam raya Terhias indah rupa Oh… cantik berseri-seri Tua dan muda berpakaian serba baru Oh… sungguh meriahnya Miskin kaya pun turut bergembira Selamat hari raya Aidil fitri mulia Semoga berbahagia Hidup aman sentosa

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BIBD “Swipe For Rewards” Monthly Winners Feted

18 July 2014

BIBD today presented prizes for its first “Swipe for Rewards” monthly winners at the BIBD headquarters in the capital. The prizes were handed out to winners in the lucky draw and highest spender category. On hand to present the prizes was Caitlina bti Hj Haliluddin, BIBD marketing officer, who handed over cash prizes of BND200 […]

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Drive home a winner in the Toyota Super Shopping Spree!

18 June 2014

Between 1st June – 24th July, if you buy a Toyota vehicle you’ll get an Instant reward voucher of up to $200, be in the draw to win a shopping spree AND be in the draw to win a brand new Toyota Vios! For those of you who buy before 26th June, you will double your […]

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BIBD Launches Perdana Privilege Banking Service

14 June 2014

BANK Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD) yesterday introduced a new product range for its Perdana Privilege Banking service, offered to high networth customers. Previously known as the Perdana World Banking, the service offers exclusive products, bank facilities and services to clients who have a gross monthly income of $10,000, an investment of $100,000 or a total […]

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Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

10 June 2014

The use of sexual violence in war is one of the great injustices of our lifetime.  It is hard to document, let alone investigate.  Perpetrators do not discriminate, because it’s not about sex, but violence, terror, power and control.  When rape is committed during conflict, it has often been seen as an inevitable part of […]

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Baiduri Masters 2014 – Day 5

7 June 2014

Over 206 players teed off at the RBA Golf Club today at the second and last weekend of the Baiduri Masters tournament in the final attempt to get a place in the finals and a chance to become the Baiduri Masters Champion. Today’s tournament did not alter the top 12 gross score leaders. However, as […]

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Origins releases official international trailer for YASMINE

30 May 2014

Origin Films invited members of the media to Times Cineplex at Times Square for the launching of the official International trailer of the upcoming feature film, YASMINE. This much anticipated feature film, directed by Brunei’s very first female film director, Siti Kamaluddin, is slated for general release on the 21st of August this year. It […]

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