Brunei Darussalam

PR091 BIBD Barakah 6 Month 5 (1280x455)

BIBD today handed electronic appliances which includes a 55” Samsung LED TV, Samsung refrigerator, two Samsung washing machines, two Philips air fryers and four Philips steam irons to ten lucky winners of its fifth Barakah 6 monthly winners.

The sixth BIBD Barakah campaign will be running until the 30th of November, 2015. The campaign allows BIBD customers a chance to win a grand prize of a Honda Odyssey along with consolation prizes of Apple iPhones and iPads on top of its monthly prizes of electrical appliances. Registration is automatic and simple as all they need to do is sign up for any BIBD financing product or assign their salary to BIBD.

At the same time, BIBD is also running its “Swipe to Fly” promotion with prizes of holiday packages to Bali, Kota Kinabalu, Jakarta and Bangkok. The promotion, which will be running until the 29th of February 2016, automatically enrols BIBD cardholders through any purchases made using the BIBD Debit, Credit and Platinum.

For more information on any BIBD products, services and promotions, please follow the BIBD Instagram account at BIBDBRUNEI; Facebook page at; get in touch with BIBD Contact Centre at 2238181 or visit the nearest BIBD Branch. Also, don’t forget to download the popular BIBD Mobile App to get the latest BIBD offers and promotions under “What’s New” feature.



13 November 2015

In its effort to promote paintball and attract public interest to play Paintball, on Friday 13th Nov 15 RBTS organized a Mini Paintball Tournament exclusively for the media with a total of 9 teams being invited namely: RTB-TV Sukan, RTB-Radio Sukan, KFM, Pelita Brunei, Borneo Bulletin, Brunei Times, Bloggers Rano Adidas, AnakBrunei and RBTS own […]

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10 November 2015

More than twenty students from the ALAF (Advocating Life-Long Learning for an Aspiring Future) programme were treated to a visit to the Oil and Gas Discovery Centre (OGDC) in Seria, along with a visit to the BIBD Branch at V Plaza in Kuala Belait. The selected students, having finished their PSR exams, were accompanied by […]

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Maju Motors celebrates 15th anniversary

6 November 2015

Maju Motors Sdn Bhd, the official Volkswagen distributor in Brunei, celebrated its 15th anniversary today with a ceremony at its Jalan Telanai showroom. Speaking to the company’s partners and suppliers at this morning’s event, Mr Chan Key Hong, the Executive Director of Maju Motors, said, “We can be proud to look back over the last […]

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JPMC Fitness Centre

31 October 2015

One of the most popular spots for health and fitness enthusiasts to work out is the Jerudong Park Medical Centre (JPMC) Fitness Centre. The fitness centre, which features state-of-the-art workout equipment Milon among others, is offering members of the public a chance to kickstart their way to a healthier lifestyle with its February promotion. Packages start […]

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BIBD announces CE ALAF routes and exciting activities

14 October 2015

Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD) today reveals it’s race and cycling route for the upcoming BIBD Charity Expedition for ALAF 2015, which will take place on Sunday, 25th October 2015 at the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium. The BIBD CE ALAF race consists of a half marathon, 10km, 5km and a 3km Fun Run, […]

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20 powerful reasons to use infographics |

11 October 2015

Infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge intended to present complex information quickly and clearly. Infographics have been around for many years. In newspapers, infographics are commonly used to show the weather, as well as maps, site plans, and graphs for statistical data. Modern maps, especially route maps for transit systems, use infographic techniques […]

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BIBD Perdana Members Invited To Canali’s Su Miura Experience

8 October 2015

BIBD Perdana members today were exclusively invited to relish the Su Misura (Made-To-Measure) experience from Italian luxury tailors, Canali to create distinctive suits, jackets, trousers and shirts from the finest materials, all handcrafted in Italy. BIBD will be bringing in Canali’s very own master tailor, Alessandro Trevisan into Brunei to provide its signature Su Misura […]

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The 16 Personality Types: What Type Are You? #Infographic

7 October 2015

Everyone is different in their own way. Some people are more outgoing than others, and then there are those who prefer a hot bath and a book over socializing. These different characteristics have been studied and broken down into 16 major personality types. Personality types (to a certain extent) govern the way we live our […]

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Google Nexus 6P review: Serious contender for mobile photography | DxOMark

1 October 2015

Today Google unveiled the Nexus 6P. Having partnered with manufacturer Huawei to build this latest device, the Nexus 6P is the first to run Google’s most up-to-date version of its Android operating system — Android OS 6.0 Marshmallow (or “Android M”). Tech specs for the Nexus 6P include a large 5.7-inch (1440 x 2560-pixel) AMOLED […]

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Protect Your Data – Cloud Storage

28 August 2015

Cloud storage provides a space for you to store your data on the Internet. It’s a very convenient way to back up your important data. Some examples of cloud storage are iCloud, Dropbox or Google Drive. What are the advantages of using Cloud Storage? You can access your data anywhere and at any time, as […]

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Bring Food Education Back

18 July 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 […]

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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: 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: See on – 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: Awesome representation of social media attention span metrics. See on – 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: See on – 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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