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  1. President of India's message on National Day of Brunei DarussalamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Feb 22 : President of India Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Sultan and people of Brunei Darussalam on the eve of their National Day . In a message to Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Negara Brunei Darussalam, Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Muizzaddin Waddaulah, the Indian President said, On behalf of the Government and the people of India and on my own behalf, it gives me immense pleasure to extend warm greetings to Your Majesty and the people of Brunei Darussalam on the auspicious occasion of your National Day.

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  2. Secretary's Remarks: Brunei Darussalam National DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | State Department

    On behalf of President Trump and the American people, I send my best wishes to the people of Brunei Darussalam as you celebrate your 33rd National Day this February 23rd. As our administration charts its foreign policy priorities, we reaffirm our enduring interests and friendships with valued partners like Brunei Darussalam, and our commitment to Asia remains steadfast.

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  3. SEA Games Baton Run To Kick Off In Brunei Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The Kuala Lumpur SEA Games Baton Run which will involve all the 11 participating nations will begin in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei next month.

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  4. Proton Persona and Saga introduced in Brunei, giving the two models their international market debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Proton has given the new Persona and third-gen Saga their international market debut. The two cars were officially introduced in Brunei by distributor PAD Motors last week at an event held at Times Square shopping centre in Bandar Seri Begawan, on January 27. In Brunei, the Persona goes on sale in a sole trim level, the 1.6L Executive CVT, while two variants of the Saga will be available, the 1.3L Executive CVT and Premium CVT.

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  5. Immigration issues with Brunei to be finalised in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Star Online

    Courtesy call: Sultan of Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah meeting Dr Ahmad Zahid at Istana Nurul Iman, Bandar Seri Begawan. - Bernama BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: Technical aspects on immigration issues between Brunei and Malaysia will be scrutinised and finalised at a meeting in March.

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  6. Malaysia-Brunei Officer-level Immigration Meeting Planned In March - Ahmad ZahidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Malaysian National News Agency

    From Abdul Aziz Harun BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Jan 31 -- Numerous technical aspects on immigration issues between Brunei and Malaysia are expected to be scrutinised and finalised at an officer-level meeting planned for March. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said it was hoped that the discussion could ease the business of border crossing between Brunei and Sabah and Sarawak, especially with the impending completion of the Pan Borneo Highway.

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  7. Zahid Makes A One-day Official Visit To BruneiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today made a one-day official visit to Brunei to boost friendly relations between the two countries which had been established for a long time. A statement from the Deputy Prime Minister's Office said during his first visit to the country, Ahmad Zahid will make a courtesy call on the Sultan of Brunei, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.

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  8. Vizor Software Regulatory Technology Selected by Autoriti Monetari Brunei DarussalamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | PRWeb

    Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam , a statutory body that acts as the central bank of Brunei Darussalam, has chosen Vizor Software, the leader in financial regulatory technology for its new Centralised Statistical System. Vizor is proud to have a role in working toward AMBD's objectives to ensure the stability of the financial system and develop a sound and progressive financial services sector.

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  9. Brunei Has Third Highest Social Media Penetration In World: ReportRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 28 | Malaysian National News Agency

    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Jan 28 -- Brunei has the third highest social media penetration in the world with 370,000 users, or 86 per cent of its total population, local media reported Saturday, according to China's Xinhua news agency. Qatar and the United Arab Emirates topped the chart with 99 per cent social media use, said the report, citing latest statistics of the new Digital in 2017 Global Overview report from We Are Social and Hootsuite.

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  10. One LGBT Group Praises a Trump Action - With ReservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Advocate

    ... It involved the U.S. and 11 other countries that border the Pacific Ocean - Japan, Malaysia, Vietnam, Singapore, Brunei, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Mexico, Chile, and Peru. It would have strengthened economic ties among the nations and taken ...

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  11. Push to save Pacific Rim trade deal after US exits TPP pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Houston Chronicle

    ... pact left its future in serious jeopardy. The leaders are, from left, Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Chile's President Michelle Bachelet, Japan's Prime Minister ...

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  12. Chinese Lunar New Year decorations welcomed in BruneiRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    People select products for Chinese Lunar New Year at a local shopping mall in Bandar Seri Begawan, capital of Brunei, on Jan. 14, 2017. With Chinese Lunar New Year approaching, Chinese Lunar New Year decorations are welcomed at local shopping malls in Bandar Seri Begawan.

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  13. Brunei Expects Tourist Arrivals To Reach 450,000 By 2020Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Malaysian National News Agency

    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Jan 14 -- Easing visa requirements for visitors from a number of countries will boost the inflow of tourists into Brunei, thus helping the country achieve the annual target of 450,000 visitor arrivals by air by 2020 from 218,000 in 2015, China's Xinhua news agency reported Haji Ali, Brunei's minister of Primary Resources and Tourism as saying. "The ease of visa requirements will help ease travel to Brunei Darussalam and increase the number of visitors to the country," the minister told local media recently on the sidelines of the launch of the new Bandar Seri Begawan and Kampong Ayer National Heritage Tour packages.

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  14. Nation lost a capable leader: - SPMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Daily Express

    ... and men of the Malaysian Armed Forces and Royal Malaysia Police, arrived at the cemetery at 2.05pm. The Sultan of Brunei, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Sarawak Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud and wife Toh Puan Ragad Kurdi Taib, Prime Minister ...

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  15. Adenan Given State FuneralRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... and men of the Malaysian Armed Forces and Royal Malaysia Police, arrived at the cemetery at 2.05 pm. The Sultan of Brunei, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Sarawak Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud and wife Toh Puan Ragad Kurdi Taib, Prime ...

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  16. Thousands from all walks of life at Adenan's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Star Online

    ... at about 11am, accompanied by his widow Puan Sri Jamilah Anu and their five children. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei is expected to join Governor Tan Sri Taib Mahmud, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, federal and state leaders at the ...

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  17. New Emails Show More 'Extremely Careless' Behavior by ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Townhall

    ... a secure connection. She added: "Assume its about awlaki." In advance of a September 2012 meeting with the Sultan of Brunei - who would later impose Sharia law on his country - Abedin emailed Clinton that Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah hoped to have dinner ...

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  18. Email Headache Returns: New Clinton messages show passwords, schedules flowed freelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Fox News

    ... a secure connection. She added: "Assume its about awlaki." In advance of a September 2012 meeting with the Sultan of Brunei - who would later impose Sharia law on his country - Abedin emailed Clinton that Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah hoped to have dinner ...

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  19. Bank Of China Opens First Local Branch In BruneiRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Dec 20 -- Bank of China opened its first branch in Brunei on Tuesday, marking a further important link between the Chinese and Bruneian economies, China's Xinhua news agency reported. With a history of over 100 years, the BOC is one of the most influential financial institutions in the world, with branches or representative offices located in 49 countries and regions globally after the opening of the Brunei branch.

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  20. BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Nation

    Royal Brunei Airlines has signed a pact with Beijing Longway International Travel Service for direct charter flights connecting Brunei to Xi'an, China. RB will operate a weekly flight to and from Bandar Seri Begawan to Xi'an from January 21, 2017 to January 13, 2018.

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