BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ ANN) - Mohamad Shahzren bin Haji Puasa, Muhammad Akmal Zufayari bin Haji Mohamed Effendy, Mohd S’Iskandar bin Haji Latip and Ridhwan Akmal bin Singpa @ ‘Abdull Majid – four young local aspiring aviators – will soon embark on a new chapter in their lives as cadet pilots for Royal Brunei Airlines (RB).

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ ANN) - The Ministry of Health (MoH) is in the process of implementing its National Health Screening Programme for the early detection and treatment of chronic non-communicable diseases (NCDs), and looking to build a Biosafety Level 3 (BSL3) certified laboratory and a new health centre in the Kampong Pandan area in Kuala Belait, as part of infrastructure projects under 11th National Development Plan.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ ANN) - Ooctober is dedicated to the fight against breast cancer. It is also known as ‘pink month’ as the pink ribbon is used as a symbol to increase awareness of breast cancer to the public.

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ ANN) - Obesity rates among adults in Brunei Darussalam are the highest in the region, with nearly three out of 10 adults found to be obese, according to the 2016 Brunei National Survey on Risk Factors on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) conducted by the Centre for Strategic and Policy Studies (CSPS).

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The PM has entered the world of social media, where equality and freedom rule.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Ideal of national coverage hangs in balance as junta and political allies accused of plotting to undermine schemes. 

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Local educators attend summit to learn how finland tops in rankings.

OXFORD, England (The Island/ANN) - Amidst concerns expressed by America about alleged Chinese military domination of the Hambantotat Port, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that  through conferences such as the "Indian Ocean: Defining Our Future ", which concluded in Colombo on Saturday, Sri Lanka hopes to ensure stability of the rules-based order and build the foundation for a prosperous regional economy.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Two former senior military commanders who were investigated for graft have been expelled from the Communist Party of China and the People’s Liberation Army, the military announced on Tuesday.

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - China released on Tuesday a plan to build Hainan into a pilot free trade zone — including substantial relaxation of market access for foreign companies and upgrading of trade facilitation — to create a gateway for opening up toward the Pacific and the Indian oceans.