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  1. Royal Brunei Sky Lounge has services and amenities for the entire family.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Sun-Star

    BEFORE we could reach another city or another country for our #TravelGoals, we are first faced with airport queues and a few hours of waiting for our aircraft in the airport which sometimes results to hunger or being cranky. During our trip to Indonesia sponsored by our friends from Aneka Kartika Tours & Travel Services, we first laid over in Brunei Darussalam.

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  2. Huskers Journey to UNLV Collegiate ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Huskers.com

    ... including No. 97 Nevada, No. 89 Idaho, No. 87 Tulsa and No. 85 UNLV. Freshman Vanessa Bouvet (Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei) and junior Kate Smith (Detroit Lakes, Minn.) lead the Huskers to Nevada. Bouvet owns a team-best 74.44 stroke average through ...

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  3. IMF warns trade friction, market turmoil to hurt Asian growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | ABS-CBN News

    Southeast Asian leaders pose for family photo during ASEAN Leaders Gathering on the sidelines of International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meeting 2018 in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, October 11, 2018. Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen, Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Indonesia's President Joko Widodo, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte.

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  4. The Latest: Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Southeast Asian leaders pose for family photo during ASEAN Leaders Gathering ont the sidelines of International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meeting 2018 in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. From left, Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen, Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Indonesia's President Joko Widodo, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte.

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  5. Sultan Bolkiah of Oil-Rich Brunei on Visit to JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Al Bawaba

    Upon an invitation by His Majesty King Abdullah, His Majesty Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei is scheduled to pay an official visit to Jordan on Wednesday. King Abdullah is scheduled to hold talks with the sultan on "historical relations" between the two countries and means to enhance cooperation.

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  6. Looking forward to Brunei tourism spin-offsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Deputy Chief Minister cum Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment Christina Liew is upbeat about collaborating with Brunei Darussalam Tourism for enhancement of tourism growth. She is keen for Sabah to capitalise on the direct flights from neighbouring Brunei Darussalam to London and Seoul, and a forthcoming direct flight to Tokyo in March next year via Royal Brunei Airlines .

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  7. In Brunei, a tiny nation built on oil money, half the capital city's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In Brunei, a tiny nation built on oil money, half the capital city's population lives in an otherworldly 'water village' where thousands of houses stand on monsoon-proof stilts Brunei is a tiny country in Southeast Asia that's home to one of the most interesting communities in the world - Kampung Ayer, or "Water Village." Nearly half of the capital city's population lives in Kampung Ayer, where thousands of houses stand on stilts, as do schools, mosques, restaurants, and police stations.

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  8. Thiele Leads Big Red at Red Sky Golf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Huskers.com

    ... added a second-round 76 to end her day at 153 in a tie for 46th. Freshman Vanessa Bouvet (Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei) contributed a 79 for the second consecutive day, while junior Kate Smith (Detroit Lakes, Minn.) managed an 81 to round out ...

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  9. People celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in BruneiRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Xinhuanet

    People offer incense during the Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations in Bandar Seri Begawan, capital of Brunei, on Sept. 24, 2018.

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  10. Airline Routes-Sept. 24, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Air Transport World

    Ural Airlines will start 2X-weekly Anapa-Yerevan and weekly Anapa-Osh Airbus A320 family service Oct. 29. The Yekaterinburg-based carrier will begin 2X-weekly Vladivostok-Sapporo A320/321 service Dec. 4. Aeroflot Airline will launch 5X-weekly Moscow Sheremetyevo-Colombo A330 service; daily Moscow Sheremetyevo-Gothenburg Sukhoi Superjet 100 service; and daily Moscow Sheremetyevo -Ljubljana SSJ100 service on Oct. 29. Royal Brunei Airlines will launch 2X weekly services from Bandar Seri Begawan to Haikou and Changsha from Oct. 30 and Dec. 18, respectively. Read the best-read publication for the global airline management community: ATW magazine.

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  11. Mahathir 'shocked by news of Guan Eng's acquittal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Daily Express

    ... He was speaking at a press conference at the Qashr Munee Palace here at the end of his two-day official visit to Brunei. On June 30, 2016, Lim, who is currently Finance Minister, had claimed trial over the two corruption charges, involving ...

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  12. Pan Borneo funds missing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Daily Express

    ... date. He said apart from that, the Government was also looking into ways for the highway to avoid crossing into Brunei so as to do away with the process of immigration and to smoothen movements between Sabah and Sarawak. "This Pan-Borneo Highway ...

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  13. Govt to probe delay of Pan Borneo highway in SabahRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... date. He said apart from that, the government was also looking into ways for the highway to avoid crossing into Brunei so as to do away with the process of immigration and to smoothen movements between Sabah and Sarawak. "The road into Brunei is ...

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  14. PM says also shocked by news of Guan Eng's acquittalBy Abdul Aziz...Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... He was speaking at a press conference at the Qashr Munee Palace here at the end of his two-day official visit to Brunei. On June 30, 2016, Lim, who is currently Finance Minister, had claimed trial over the two corruption charges, involving ...

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  15. Mahathir says will honour PH agreement on successionBANDAR SERI...Read the original story

    Sep 2, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... he (Anwar) is now more mature and much experienced," he said. He said this at a gathering with Malaysians residing in Brunei at a hotel here tonight. He was a replying to a question from one of the guests who had voiced worry about history repeating ...

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  16. PM arives in Bandar Seri Begawan for two-day official visitThis is Dr ...Read the original story

    Sep 2, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    From Abdul Aziz Harun BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Sept 2 -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived at the Brunei International Airport here to begin a two-day official visit to Brunei Darussalam. The aircraft carrying the Prime Minister and wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali and delegation touched down at about 4.25 pm and were met upon arrival by Crown Prince of Brunei Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah.

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  17. Dr M on two-day official visit to BruneiRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    PUTRAJAYA, Sept 1 Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will make a two-day official visit to Brunei from tomorrow. The Foreign Ministry, in a statement, today said Dr Mahathir would be accompanied by his wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah and officials from the Prime Minister's Department and Foreign Ministry.

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  18. The Pentagon, China, Brunei, LGBTI & Islamic Shariah LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | Scoop

    The Pentagon has conducted its first army-to-army exercise in Brunei along the strategic, contested South China Sea after the U.S. State Department suggested obedience to the sultanate's Islamic Shariah laws which punish offenders, including homosexuals and Christians. The August 6-16 Pahlawan Warrior exercise included 33 U.S. Army and Indiana Army National Guard soldiers under the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command partnered with Royal Brunei Land Forces on jungle warfare operations, urban terrain tactics and other practice.

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  19. 39th Meeting of ASEAN Senior Officials on Drug Matters held in Brunei.Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on Aug. 28, 2018 shows the venue of the 39th Meeting of ASEAN Senior Officials on Drug Matters held in Bandar Seri Begawan, capital of Brunei. Senior officials from ASEAN member states met here on Tuesday to review regional anti-drug situation and discuss ways to achieve a drug-free ASEAN.

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  20. Are politicians in Southeast Asia too old?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | Asian Correspondent

    From left, Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak, Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen, Indonesia President Joko Widodo and Laos Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith, join hands during a family photo before the 31st ASEAN Summit in Manila, Philippines on Monday Nov. 13, 2017.

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