MANGGIS, Tuesday, 16 July 2019 – The 9th Command and Staff Course (CSC9) Defence Academy Royal Brunei Armed Forces (DA RBAF) last night held a Farewell Dinner at the Emperor's Court, Hua Ho Manggis Mall for Commander Daniel Peskett, Directing Staff 3 (DS3), Command and Staff College and who is also present as the Guest of Honour.
TANAH JAMBU, Sunday, 14 July 2019 – In conjuction with the 73rd birthday celebration 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, the Royal Brunei Armed Forces Defence Academy (RBAF DA) hosted a Majlis Kesyukuran and Sembahyang Maghrib and Isya Berjemaah at Surau Asy-Syuhada in Defence Academy. The Guest of Honor of the event was the Commandant of Defence Academy, Colonel Hj Muhd Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan. The attendees were mainly of RBAF DA Senior Officers, Officers, personnel and also Officer Cadets from Intake 18 of Officer Cadet School.
REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE, Friday 12 July 2019 – Colonel Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, The Commandant of Defence Academy RBAF made a working visit to the SAFTI MI (Military Institute) Republic of Singapore from 9 to 12 July 2019.
REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE, Friday 12 July 2019 –Lieutenant Colonel Amirul Adly bin Haji Ali, The Commanding Officer of Officer Cadet School Defence Academy RBAF conducted the third Exercise Planning Conference for Urban Operations Training Package with Officer Cadet School SAFTI MI (Military Institute) Republic of Singapore from 9 to 12 July 2019.
Tanah Jambu, Wednesday, 10 July 2019 – Yang Mulia Brigadier General (U) Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sahat, Commander of the Royal Brunei Air Force (RBAirF) delivered a keynote address entitled "Future of the Air Force: Prospects and Challenges" to the participants of the 9th Command and Staff Course (CSC 9/2019) at the Command and Staff College, Defence Academy Royal Brunei Armed Forces (DA RBAF) today.
MANGGIS, Monday, 08 July 2019 – Defence Academy RBAF held a "Dine in Dine out" in conjunction with the posting in and out of Defence Academy RBAF's officers at Empror's Court, Hua Ho Manggis Mall.
TANAH JAMBU, Monday, 08 July 2019 – The Acting High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Brunei Darussalam, His Excellency Ahmed Ali Sirohey, delivered a lecture on "Prophets' Battles and Islamic War Rules, Comparing to Modern War Conventions" to the 9th Command and Staff Course, Royal Brunei Armed Forces. His insights and perspectives proved professionally beneficial for the course participants and were highly appreciated. His Excellency also briefed the course on human rights, human dignity and the comparisons with Islamic values in the Prophets' quest to promote peace, security, and justice. He also provided historical context on battles and treaties that resulted during a time when the superpower roles of the ancient world were shared between the Roman and Persian empires. The Acting High Commissioner was hosted by Lieutenant Colonel (U) Peter bin Ulat, Directing Staff 1 of Command and Staff College, Defence Academy, Royal Brunei Armed Forces.
TANAH JAMBU, Friday, 05 July 2019 – The Intermediate Staff Course (ISC) 19/2019 which was previously known as the Junior Staff Course (JSC) officially ended today with a closing ceremony at the Defence Academy Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF), Kampong Tanah Jambu.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Thursday, 04 July 2019 - The 9th Command and Staff Course (CSC9) Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) commenced the formal visit to Joint Force Headquarters.
RIMBA, Thursday, 04 July 2019 – The course participants of the Command and Staff Course 9 visited the Royal Brunei Air Force (RBAirF) today. The delegation was led by Lieutenant Colonel (U) Peter bin Ulat, Directing Staff 1 of Command and Staff College, Defence Academy.
TANAH JAMBU, Thursday, 04 July 2019 – The course participants of the Intermediate Staff Course (ISC) 19/2019 held a tree planting ceremony today with a total of 24 saplings were planted along the staircase heading towards Surau Asy-Syuhada.
Berakas Garrison, Wednesday, 03 July 2019 – The 9th Command and Staff Course (CSC 9/2019) continued the field study programme to Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF). The visiting delegation was led by Lieutenant Colonel (U) Peter bin Ulat, Directing Staff 1 of Staff College, Defence Academy.
Gadong, Tuesday, 02 July 2019 – Intermediate Staff Course (ISC) Cohort 19/2019 held a farewell dinner at the Rizqun International Hotel, Gadong to convey their deepest appreciation as the course nears to a conclusion.
TANAH JAMBU, Tuesday, 02 July 2019 – The course participants of the Command and Staff Course 9 visited the Royal Brunei Navy Headquarters and Navy Base today. The visiting delegation was led by Lieutenant Colonel (U) Peter bin Ulat, Directing Staff 1 of Command and Staff College, Defence Academy.
Bolkiah Garrison, Sunday, 30 June 2019 - 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 graced the Grand Parade for the 58th RBAF Anniversary
Celebration at the Mini Stadium in Bolkiah Garrison.
TANAH JAMBU, Tuesday, 25 June 2019 – His Excellency Mr. Chan Yeng Kit, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence Singapore and Delegates had the opportunity to visit the Defence Academy, Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) in Kampong Tanah Jambu today. Upon arrival at the Ceremonial Hall, His Excellency Mr. Chan Yeng Kit was welcomed by Colonel Haji Muhammad Haszaimi bin Bol Hassan, Commandant of Defence Academy RBAF and RBAF officers.
Tanah Jambu Jumaat 21 Jun 2019 – Satu ceramah dibuat tentang Perintah Am KDYMM bagi mengawal dan membenteras penyalahgunaan dadah di dalam ABDB kepada peserta-peserta Kursus Maktab Turus Akademi Pertahanan Angkatan Bersenjata Diraja Brunei (AP ABDB) sesi 09/2019. Ceramah tersebut disampaikan oleh Mejar Isewandy bin Murni, Ketua Pegawai Kaunseling ABDB. Ceramah sebegini adalah julung-julung kalinya diperkenalkan dalam Kursus Maktab Turus.
TANJUNG BATU, Thursday, 20 June 2019 – The Officer Cadet School (OCS) Commanding Officer's (CO's) Challenge took place yesterday morning. The event was officially launched with the deployment of the first group of Officer Cadets at around 0600 hours to Tanjung Batu which stretched along the shoreline of Meragang Beach. The last Section to end the challenge was at 1900 hours in the OCS compound. The CO's Challenge is one of the iconic and prestigious challenges that usually took place in the Generic Term of the OCS Course. This will sequentially be followed by the Commandant's Challenge and the Commander's Challenge.
TANAH JAMBU, Wednesday 19 June 2019 - As part of the RBAF community contribution in conjunction with the 58th anniversary of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF), a blood donation campaign held today at Defence Academy, RBAF
DEFENCE ACADEMY, Thursday, 6 June 2019 – This morning the melodious and melancholic Aidilfitri takbir resounded in the Defence Academy. The end of Ramadan means the beginning of Aidilfitri celebration – a day of victory for the Muslims following the completion of thirty days of performing fast. Aidilfiri is a day of celebration and victory for the Muslims for successfully embracing every precious opportunity in the holy month of Ramadan to increase good deeds and perform as many religious practices as we could in order to gain endless blessings and countless rewards from Allah SWT. Most importantly, all Muslims should take this opportune moment to thank Allah SWT for granting us all this rewarding month of celebration.
DEFENCE ACADEMY, Wednesday, 5 June 2019 – Brunei Darussalam will be celebrating Hari Raya Aidilfitri tomorrow, Thursday, 6th June. In celebration of the arrival of Syawal, mosques and suraus across the nation resounded with the melodious and melancholic Raya takbir. Surau Asy-Syuhada was not an exception. Muslim personnel of Defence Academy were summoned to glorify the most victorious day of Allah SWT with the recital of takbir, tahmid and tasbih at the surau. Aidilfitri takbir symbolizes gratefulness and thankfulness towards the mighty Allah SWT for his blessings to the Muslim ummah.
DEFENCE ACADEMY, Friday, 31 May 2019 – Today marks a special day for Ministry of Defence and the Royal Brunei Armed Forces. Held at the Surau Asy-Syuhada, Defence Academy, The Chief Instructor of Defence Academy, Lieutenant Colonel Pengiran Mohd Shamsul Reza bin Pengiran Dato Paduka Haji Tengah, this morning attended a thanksgiving ceremony as the Guest of Honour to commemorate the 58th Anniversary of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Thursday, 30 May 2019 – Twenty-two retired personnel who previously served in the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) received donations from a charity drive collection called Kamathali Habbah Project. This project is part of the community service activities organised in conjunction with the Royal Brunei Armed Force's (RBAF) 58th Anniversary.
TANAH JAMBU, Tuesday, 28 May 2019 – Yang Mulia Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Commander Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) delivered a keynote address on “The Fourth Industrial Revolution: Its Impact on the Armed Forces and Future Leadership” to the participants of the 9th Command and Staff Course (CSC 9) at the Command and Staff College, Defence Academy Royal Brunei Armed Forces (DA RBAF) today.
TANAH JAMBU, Friday, 24 May 2019 - The Minister of Defence II, the Honourable Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof made a mutual visit to Defence Academy’s Surau Asy-Syuhada to perform Isya’ prayer, sunat Tarawih followed by Tadarus Al-Qur’an ceremony. Congregants had the opportunity to perform the sunat Tarawih prayer led by students from the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Al-Quran Institue.
PENANJONG GARRISON, Friday, 24 May 2019 – The Intermediate Staff Course 19/2019 concluded their four-day Brunei Vision 2035 study tour with a visit to the Royal Brunei Technical Services (RBTS) today at the RBTS Training Simulation Centre, Penanjong Garisson.
Wednesday 22 May 2019 – The ISC 19/2019 students resumed further visits to ministries and agencies on their third day of the Local Study Tour Programme.
JALAN MENTERI BESAR, Tuesday 21 May 2019 - Students of ISC 19/2019 continued the study tour visit to the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism (MPRT). The briefing was led by Awang Abdul Halidi bin Mohd Salleh, Deputy Permanent Secretary of MPRT.