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New app cuts waiting time for IC renewal

Forget getting up super early and waiting in line for hours to get your IC renewed. Now there's an app that lets you book a slot with the Immigration counter at your prefered date and time. QueUP is developed by home-grown tech startup Dotroot Technologies,...

iPhone 8 now officially on sale in Brunei through DST

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are officially available in Brunei! As Apple's certified carrier in the sultanate, DST is introducing bundle plans for the new iPhones exclusively for its subscribers. The postpaid bundles include various monthly subscriptions tied with upfront payments for the handsets, e.g....

Bitcoin not legal tender in Brunei, says AMBD

The Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) has warned the public to be cautious when dealing with cyptocurrencies. Virtual currency such as Bitcoin and Ether are not legal tender in Brunei and are not regulated by AMBD, the agency said in a statement. Cryptocurrencies are privately issued...

Progresif extends unlimited plan to tourists

Progresif Cellular is extending its Unlimited Plan to tourists in a move to help spur the country's tourism sector. The telco announced today it is expanding its Visitor Plan which it launched last year by giving tourists unlimited local calls, text messages and data browsing...

Brunei students to develop bus-tracking app

Brunei now has ride-booking service Dart, but it's high time that our public buses also get the Uber treatment. Soon you'll be able to track those buses with your smartphone and never miss a ride, thanks to a project currently being developed by two students...

New cafe to open at Progresif HQ

Progresif Cellular has announced Cultivate Bistro as the first business to set up at its headquarters in Gadong. The new cafe will run a full fledged kitchen at Progresif Headquarters with an enticing menu, serving both local and western cuisine. Patrons of Cultivate will also get...