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Climate change actions will spur green growth, says Brunei Finance Minister

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, June 24 (Borneo Bulletin/ANN): Actions addressing the impacts of climate change, including energy transition, will offer opportunities to drive growth in green jobs and low carbon technologies.

China, Brunei agree to boost bilateral ties as leaders meet in Bangkok

China and Brunei on Friday agreed to enhance bilateral relations when Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei Darussalam in Bangkok, Thailand on the sidelines of the 29th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting.

Cambodia, Brunei vow to reinforce ties, cooperation: joint statement

PHNOM PENH, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) — Cambodia and Brunei on Monday vowed to reinforce their bilateral relations and cooperation for mutual benefits, according to a joint statement. The statement was issued at the end of a one-day state visit of Brunei’s Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah to Cambodia, as the two countries marked the 30th anniversary […]

Shell takes investment decision on Malaysia-Brunei ultra-deepwater field development

UK supermajor Shell has taken the final investment decision on the phase four development of its Gumusut-Kakap-Geronggong-Jagus East deep-water development, with plans to develop two fields discovered in Bruneian waters through a tie-back to its existing Gumusut-Kakap production facilities offshore Sabah, East Malaysia.

EV adoption in Brunei remains low

Up to end of August, there are 19 electric vehicles (EVs) registered in Brunei Darussalam and the owners primarily use their own home charging units to power their vehicle.

Singapore and Brunei to boost cooperation in energy, green economy, food and medical supply resilience

Singapore and Brunei will deepen cooperation in the areas of energy, the green economy, and food and medical supply resilience, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said on Wednesday (Aug 24).

Brunei to accelerate FinTech and green finance

Green finance and financial technology (FinTech) can transform the country’s economy and society at large, to be more inclusive, resilient and sustainable, said Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy Khairuddin Abdul Hamid (pic) at the Brunei Economy Programme held at Anggerek Desa Technology Park on Thursday (Aug 11).

Jokowi calls on Steinmeier to develop renewable energy potential

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) invited the German Federation to participate in developing the potential of new and renewable energy in Indonesia. “I laud Germany’s support in strengthening climate change cooperation through the construction of the Green Infrastructure Initiative worth 2.5 billion euros, including the construction of the world mangrove center, which was just inaugurated a […]

Energy sector cited as key engine in Brunei’s economic growth

The ‘Energy Security and Energy Transition: Today and Tomorrow’ exhibition was officially launched on Wednesday (June 15), as part of a series of events for the Energy Week in conjunction with the Brunei Mid-Year Conference and Exhibition 2022 (Brunei MYCE) at the International Conference Centre (ICC) in Berakas.

Brunei’s Ministry of Energy abolished under Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah’s order

Brunei’s Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah gave an order to abolish the South-East Asian country’s Ministry of Energy, local media had reported. According to an official announcement on Radio Television Brunei, the country’s national public broadcaster and local daily newspaper Borneo Bulletin, the Sultan has commanded the abolishment of the Ministry of Energy and the formation of the […]