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Brunei to ramp up hydrocarbon output after new oil discovery

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – Brunei plans to ramp up production in the upstream and downstream oil and gas sectors after discovering 42 million barrels of oil equivalent at an undisclosed location last year.

Brunei, Bangladesh companies to explore green energy opportunities

| Achong Tanjong | A MEMORANDUM of Understanding (MoU) between Brunei Darussalam’s Dimension Strata Sdn Bhd and Bangladesh’s Green Power Ltd was held at the Bangladeshi High Commission in Brunei Darussalam in Jalan Sungai Akar, for joint collaboration in exploring investment and business opportunities yesterday. The ceremony was witnessed by the Bangladesh High Commissioner to…

Brunei, Korea sign three agreements vowing deeper cooperation

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – The leaders of Brunei and South Korea on Monday vowed to deepen cooperation, signing three memoranda of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in investment, science and technology and intellectual property. His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah hosted President Moon Jae-in  for talks at Istana  Nurul Iman, saying the latter’s state visit […]

Brunei: Measures rolled out to ward off disruptions to oil and gas production

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Sept 7 (Borneo Bulletin/ANN): Measures have been implemented to ensure no disruptions to the production of oil and gas amid worrying number of Covid-19 positive patients in the Champion-7 Cluster.

Brunei: Total Sells Its Interest in Offshore Block CA1

Total (Paris:FP) (LSE:TTA) (NYSE:TOT) has signed an agreement to sell wholly owned subsidiary Total E&P Deep Offshore Borneo BV — which holds an 86.95% interest in Block CA1, located 100 kilometers off the coast of Brunei — to Shell1 for $300 million. The transaction is subject to approval by the competent authorities and is expected to […]

Brunei’s electric vehicle pilot project gets the green light

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN): Brunei Darussalam is set to implement the electric vehicle (EV) pilot project that will start at first half of 2021 for the next two years.

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 […]

BSP to complete construction of solar park by 2021

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) has began construction of its 3.3 MWp utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) park on Friday, which is set to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of its headquarters in Seria. A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the G11 site — a former BSP housing area — at Seria’s Jalan Tengah, BSP said […]

BSP to convert headquarters to solar power

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) will soon convert its headquarters in Seria from gas to solar power.BSP Managing Director Dr Ceri Powell said the company is investing millions to build a new solar park close to its headquarters, which currently houses 1,400 staff. “[This is] land that we’ve used for housing before. […]

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 […]