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Optimism for UK-Brunei bilateral ties

Though short, Britain’s First Secretary of State and Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Commonwealth and Development Affairs Dominic Raab‘s two-day working visit has yielded significant optimism as to the future of the bilateral relationship between the foreign ally whose history played an important role in the development of the Sultanate.

Entrepreneurs under i-Usahawan programme feted

Total Brunei hosted an appreciation lunch in recognition of the positive development and progress of its i-Usahawan contractors at The Garden’s Veranda in Rimba yesterday. Two contracts were awarded under the i-Usahawan programme spearheaded by the Ministry of Energy. HMS Enterprise, specialising in air-conditioning service and maintenance, was awarded in 2019; and Sparkling Domestic Divas, […]

Climate change: Starting ‘em young

Rizal Faisal A group of Jerudong International School (JIS) students took centre stage putting forward action to address climate change at an environmental awareness event last December. Ridwan Iqbal, Humaira Maiddin, Survesh Sivakumar, Lucy Richmond, Nicholas Morgan, Aaralyn Tan, Ferdinand Baur, Ibrahim Kashif, Nadhrah Melhan, Zainab Akhtar, supervised by instructors Jazie Zaini and Yvonne Follow-Smith,

Towards a low carbon, climate-resilient Brunei

Rizal Faisal The Government of Brunei Darussalam has taken serious views on climate change. The Brunei Darussalam National Council on Climate Change (BNCCC) announced the Brunei Darussalam National Climate Change Policy (BNCCP), which is forged as a whole-of-nation approach in paving pathways towards a low carbon and climate-resilient Brunei Darussalam with the active participation of

Tree planting to revitalise Badas forest

A tree planting ceremony was held along a stretch of road leading to Badas Dam as part of the Badas Tree Planting 2021 project yesterday.

Ministry outlines key energy developments

In a bid to increase production of the country’s downstream sector, Brunei Fertilizer Industries (BFI) will start operations in the third quarter of this year, with a production capacity of 3,900 metric tonnes per day of urea.

SkillUP set to transform work environment

The Manpower Industry Steering Committee Working Group for Energy (MISC-WG Energy) Lead Hajah Rosita binti Hassan yesterday delved into how the newly launched SkillUP application is set to transform the work environment across the nation. The application was developed in tandem with the iSKill programme to ensure the workforce’s skills set meets international standards.

China to align its long-term targets with Brunei’s Wawasan 2035

China and Brunei agreed to align both countries’ objectives through 2035, during the visit of the Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi to the country.

Expanding Brunei’s energy sector

Brunei Darussalam continues to create new economic opportunities to diversify the country’s economy. Alongside other sectors, the downstream oil and gas sector plays an important role in reshaping the country’s economic landscape and boosting resilience during a time of global oil market uncertainties.

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.