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DST makes first foray abroad with broadband service rollout in Sarawak

DST yesterday announced its first overseas expansion into Sarawak through a newly formed joint venture commissioned to upgrade the neighbouring state's network infrastructure with "international quality" broadband service. The telco, through its subsidiary DST International (B) Sdn Bhd, has forged...

Brunei unicorn in the making: Online legacy planner raises second seed investment

Memori, a Brunei-based startup that digitises legacy planning, has secured an undisclosed amount of additional investment from members of an Asian royal family as it preps for its soft launch next month. The firm, which was established in August...

Cashless campus: UBD rides mobile payment wave with Progresif PAY integration

Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) is rolling out mobile payment solutions at campus grounds, making it the first university in Brunei to go cashless. Through its partnership with Progresif Celullar, the varsity has begun accepting cashless payments from its students...

No cash? McDonald’s in Brunei now accept cashless payments

The next time youre craving a Big Mac or Double Cheeseburger, skip the ATMs because McDonald's is now accepting cashless payments. The American fast food chain has upgraded its entire point-of-sale (POS) systems with BIBD's integrated cashless payment solutions,...

New community hub in BSB showcases BIBD’s branchless banking future

Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD) is giving Bruneians a glimpse of its branchless banking future with the opening of its second community hub in the nation's capital. Located at the Taman Mahkota Jubli Emas (TMJE), the new BIBD Connects...

Bruneian software firm honoured in Geneva for driving SME digital transformation

A Bruneian software firm which has developed a fully customisable ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) application for SMEs was recently honoured in Geneva. Nuara Group was praised at the 2019 World Summit for Information Society (WSIS) Awards last week for...