The recent violence between Israel and Palestine creates a challenge for Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei’s covert relationships with Tel Aviv.
Brunei’s Tourism Development Department wants to attract 278,000 visitors in 2018. Is it doing enough to boost visitor numbers and develop a lasting, sustainable tourism sector?
Singapore leads the way among ASEAN nations in Fintech development. Brunei was much later to start but could become a significant player in the region.
Brunei’s disabled population are underrepresented in the national workforce. The government must do more to support its disabled population.
Brunei’s economy is in turmoil. The oil-dependent state is looking to China for solutions.
The Sultan of Brunei replaced several prominent ministers. The reshuffle could indicate a move to clamp down on high-level corruption.
Without oil, there may be little to expect from Brunei’s economy. The nation also risks walking the same destructive path that Greece once took.
The Sultan of Brunei reacted to his country’s economic woes by imposing strict Shariah law, but he refuses to obey the new penal code himself.
Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailBy Sarah Caroline Bell Flush with money, Brunei has the financial capacity to provide its citizens with an unbelievably comfortable lifestyle. Bruneians, the fourth wealthiest people…