Brunei Darussalam - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Brunei Darussalam


Filipinos in Brunei, India test positive for coronavirus

Mar 22, 2020 - 2:10 PM

The two new cases bring to 132 the number of Filipinos outside the Philippines who have contracted the coronavirus disease

House urges Duterte to exempt BIMP-EAGA from travel tax

Dec 22, 2017 - 5:44 PM

House Resolution 1463 seeks to grant the travel tax exemption 'to help enhance trade, tourism, and investments in the said area'

Kualifikasi Piala Asia U-19: Siapkan variasi hadapi Brunei

Oct 31, 2017 - 11:42 AM

Indra Sjafrie mewaspadai semangat balas dendam negeri jiran

Pesepak bola Timnas Indonesia U-19 Witan Sulaeman melakukan selebrasi setelah mencetak gol pertama bagi Indonesia saat melawan Timnas Thailand U-19 dalam pertandingan persahabatan di Stadion Wibawa Mukti, Kabupaten Bekasi, Jawa Barat, Minggu (8/10). FOTO oleh Sigid Kurniawan/ANTARA

PH-Indonesia RoRo first to sail on new shipping route

Apr 28, 2017 - 4:59 PM

The new route within the BIMP EAGA will open on April 30 and is expected to boost trade and relations between PH and Indonesia

NEW ROUTE. The new shipping route between the Philippines and Indonesia is expected to boost trade and relations between the two countries.

How much does a Big Mac cost in ASEAN countries?

Apr 27, 2017 - 6:14 PM

Aside from being a global favorite the staple fast food item is a tool used to measure the purchasing power of a country’s currency

TASTY. The Economist's Big Mac Index uses the tasty McDonald's staple to measure the value of different currencies.

QUIZ: How well do you know the ASEAN member countries?

Apr 18, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Test your knowledge on the 10 countries making up the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

ASEAN MEMBERS. Cars and tuk-tuk ride past a row of ASEAN member countries' flags in the Laos capital of Vientiane on July 23, 2016. Photo by Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP

INFOGRAPHIC: A preview of the 21 APEC member economies

Nov 18, 2015 - 5:49 PM

This year s APEC Economic Leaders Meeting also includes Colombia as an observer

WNI yang membawa bendera mirip ISIS diamankan di Brunei

May 06, 2015 - 8:10 PM

Seorang WNI yang hendak umrah diringkus polisi Brunei karena kedapatan membawa amunisi

Rombongan jemaah haji pamit sambil melambaikan tangan untuk bertolak ke Mekkah, Saudi Arabia, 17 November 2007. Tiap tahun, selain rombongan haji, umroh juga menjadi impian setiap muslim di Indonesia. Foto oleh Mast Irham/EPA

Malaysian investors eye PH ports operation

Nov 18, 2014 - 3:22 PM

The Embassy of Malaysia Trade Office says Malaysian businessmen are eyeing investments in some Philippine ports for further connectivity in the BIMP EAGA region

$134 million worth of foreign investments eyed for Mindanao

Oct 29, 2014 - 4:32 PM

The business matching in the 2nd BIMP EAGA conference yielded 11 proposed foreign investment projects which would generate about 117 000 jobs for the island


Apr 01, 2014 - 8:34 AM

Get to know Malaysia a multicultural nation that touts itself as truly Asia

Brunei Darussalam

Apr 01, 2014 - 8:31 AM

Get to know Brunei Darussalam Southeast Asia s abode of peace and the region s only remaining absolute monarchy

Locator map of Brunei Darussalam

ASEAN Economic Community: Are we ready for 2015?

Apr 26, 2013 - 3:00 PM

Without focusing on making people aware they are part of ASEAN how can we expect them to work together smoothly?

P7-M budget for Aquino's 22nd ASEAN Summit trip

Apr 24, 2013 - 3:49 PM

President Benigno Aquino III flies to Bandar Seri Begawan Wednesday afternoon

CODE OF CONDUCT. President Benigno Aquino III will make another bid for the creation of a Code of Conduct on the South China Sea when he attends the 22nd ASEAN Summit in Bandar Seri Begawan on April 24. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

No first game for Azkals as Brunei pulls out

Mar 21, 2013 - 11:11 PM

Despite Brunei s last minute withdrawal the AFF Challenge Cup Qualifiers will push through

'Sabah clash has no impact on trade pacts'

Mar 05, 2013 - 6:04 PM

The Asian Development Bank says economic ties in the region have remained resilient despite tensions

MANILA BASED. The Asian Development Bank (ADB), established in 1966, is the only multilateral based in Manila. Photo by Roopak Ramachandran Nair.

'Power shortage holds back Mindanao growth'

Feb 04, 2013 - 12:36 PM

Power outages in Mindanao make it an unattractive investment destination says the NEDA chief

CRISIS. The Aquino administration vows to find solutions to the Mindanao energy crisis and invites investors to put up sustainable power supply in the region.

Brunei on my mind

Aug 10, 2012 - 6:40 PM

When you think of traveling to an Asian country is Brunei top of mind? Perhaps not for all If you re thinking of visiting the so called Venice of the East read this

BRUNEI's OMAR ALI SAIFUDDIEN III Mosque, named after the 28th Sultan of Brunei, is an example of modern Islamic architecture. Photo by Antonio Ram Roldan