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All ASEAN-5 countries except Singapore dropped in the new Global Competitiveness Index 2016-2017 issued by the World Economic Forum (WEF), some of them significantly....

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Vietnam has discreetly moved new mobile rocket launchers to the disputed South China Sea to fortify several of its islands. The launchers are reportedly...

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The 2016 QS University Rankings Asia released on June 14 shows that just five universities in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are...

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One result of the meeting between Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi this week and...

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects Brunei's economy to contract by a whopping two per cent this year,  a figure much lower than its...

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China has set up plans to construct "maritime nuclear power platforms" that could be used to support its projects in the disputed South China...

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Brunei citizens could be forced to arrange for a visa to visit the European Union as the country, together with the US and Canada,...

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The Panama Papers sent shivers across the high society of the world's wealthy and influential - and brought back the attention to global tax...

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Brunei's Legislative Council proposed an increase of the defense budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year of about five per cent to 564 million Brunei...

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For four countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), formal membership in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has become a reality. Singapore, Malaysia,...

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Brunei is in the international headlines again for its extravaganza of banning Christmas festivities because the Sultan and his Imams fear it would erode...

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I'm not in a state of grace. It's something far far loonier. I'm a terrible case; see the lines on my face? In in...

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A few years ago, I sat down and talked to a local lady in Brunei. We managed to discuss the entrepreneurial scenery in the...

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Malaysia continues to top the list of foreign tourist arrivals, however, upon closer examination of the numbers, are they making the most of these...

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Being the biggest carrier at Bandar Seri Begawan (where it commands around 77 per cent of all weekly seats this October, followed by Cebu...

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Royal Brunei Airlines has signed an agreement with British Airways to extend its route network to include a further six UK destinations via London...

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Brunei's Ministry of Industry and Primary Resources (MIPR) is collaborating with the Malaysian government and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) under a $6 million...

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Additional tourism products are needed in Brunei to drive visitor demand, with Royal Brunei Airlines forced to think laterally to stoke interest in the...