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  1. Brunei's first female director ditched chemistry for filmRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Straits Times

    Because the tiny state of Brunei has no film-making industry - television shows and commercials are made there but all movies are imported - Siti Kamaluddin never imagined her dream of making films would amount to anything.


  2. From left: the Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah and the Plaza hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Real Deal

    Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah denied Monday that he made a bid for New York's Plaza Hotel, Dream Hotel and London's Grosvenor House hotel.


  3. Malaysia stock market and companies daily reportRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Stock Market Review

    Icon In Brunei OSV Tie Up - Icon Offshore's subsidiary, Icon Fleet, has agreed to form a 49:51 joint venture with Zell Transportation to provide offshore support vessels to service contracts and operations in Negara Brunei Darussalam.


  4. Cambodia eye semis berth after third winRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Pnompenh Post

    The Cambodian U21 team took one more step towards the semi-finals of the 2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy on Saturday with a 2-1 victory over Indonesia in the Brunei capital of in Bandar Seri Begawan.


  5. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 |

    The controversial Sultan of Brunei is the leading bidder to buy New YorkA s Plaza Hotel and LondonA s Grosvenor House, angering gay rights activists who say he is a homophobe whose policies call for the stoning death of homosexuals.


  6. 'Homophobic' Sultan of Brunei is the top bidder to buy the Plaza...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Daily Mail

    Woman discovers her husband was married to four different women in four different states after finding photos on FACEBOOK and authorities think there may be more 'Homophobic' Sultan of Brunei is the top bidder to buy the Plaza and Grosvenor House hotels... angering activists over his anti-gay policies The $2.2 billion deal is still being ... (more) 1 comment

  7. Sultan of Brunei Reportedly Aims to Acquire Plaza Hotel in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Sultan of Brunei, whose Beverly Hills Hotel and Dorchester Collection properties have been subject to a Hollywood boycott, is reportedly eyeing another asset: New York's Plaza Hotel.


  8. Sultan of Brunei makes play for NY's Plaza HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Fox News

    As part of an estimated $2.2 billion deal, Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, who hailed his country's controversial Islamic Shariah criminal law as a "great achievement," would also purchase New York's Dream Hotel and London's Grosvenor House Hotel, the Times of London reported.


  9. Anifah Receives State Decoration From BruneiRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 16 -- Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman was conferred a state decoration by the Brunei Darussalam Government, in conjunction with the 68th birthday celebrations of the Sultan of Brunei, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.


  10. Is Boycott Against Bev Hills Hotel and Its Hateful Owner Failing?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | QTMagazine

    While the Beverly Hills Hotel, site of a major boycott ever since owner Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei passed severe antigay laws in his nation, is seeings its flagship restaurant flail, its hotel rooms remain packed.


  11. Malaysia edge Cambodia in storm-hit Brunei battleRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Pnompenh Post

    The Cambodian U21 team suffered the first loss of their 2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy campaign in Brunei on Wednesday night, going down 1-0 to Malaysia in a rain-soaked match at the Track & Field Sports Complex in Bandar Seri Begawan.


  12. Cambodian youngsters hit the ground running in BruneiRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | Pnompenh Post

    The Cambodian U21 team got their 2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy campaign off to a rousing start on Saturday as they battled to a 1-0 victory over reigning champions and hosts Brunei at the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Bandar Seri Begawan.


  13. India-ASEAN Going Beyond Delhi Dialogue VIRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | Diplomatist

    ... strategic and economic interests. In the joint statement of the 11th India-ASEAN Summit in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, in October 2013, the ASEAN leaders welcomed and acknowledged the significant role played by India in assisting ASEAN to implement ...


  14. Royal Brunei reinstates Ho Chi Minh routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Air Transport World

    Royal Brunei Airlines will reopen Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh route, which was cut in October 2011, to close up a gap in coverage between its Hong Kong and Bangkok destinations.


  15. Beverly Hills Hotel Protest Puts Actual Stonings On Screen In Front Of Hollywood LandmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Switched

    ... a boycott of the local landmark, one of several hotels owned by The Dorchester Collection, which is controlled by Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah. The sultan recently imposed strict Islamic laws that include punishing homosexuals, adulterers and ...


  16. Royal Brunei Airlines returns to BaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 |

    Royal Brunei Airlines launched its first 'new' route in four years on 26 July, with the resumption of flights to Bali.


  17. Singapore delegation attends Hari Raya Open House in Brunei DarussalamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 |

    Senior Singapore leaders will visit Brunei from Tuesday to Saturday in conjunction with Hari Raya.


  18. Brunei's Sultan Congratulates Indonesian President-ElectRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Malaysian National News Agency

    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, July 24 -- Brunei's Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah has congratulated Joko Widodo following his victory in Indonesia's presidential election, Xinhua news agency reported.


  19. Hamzah To Attend 20th Asean-EU Ministerial Meeting In BrusselsRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... EU countries, is the highest mechanism of the Asean-EU relations. "The 19th Asean-EU Ministerial Meeting was held in Brunei on April 26-27, 2012. Like the previous year, the Asean-EU Ministerial Meeting will be preceded by the Asean-EU Senior ...


  20. Bandar Seri Begawan: Few travellers in Brunei cancel bookings with MasRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... news that one of it's aircraft was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday. Out of five travel agencies interviewed by The Brunei Times , only one company saw immediate cancellations, which were made yesterday morning. The general manager of Century ...