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Xi Jinping in Brunei as oil-dependent sultanate seeks investment

Nov 19, 2018 - 5:58 PM

Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah leads the official welcome of Chinese President Xi Jinping at the sultanate's enormous, golden-domed palace

XI AND SULTAN. This handout photo taken and released by Brunei Department of Information on November 19, 2018 shows Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah (right) escorting Chinese President Xi Jinping for a meeting in Darussalam. Photo by   AFP/Brunei Department of Information

What were the other ASEAN countries up to in Manila?

Nov 16, 2017 - 2:00 PM

A rundown of the main concerns and activities of the ASEAN member-states at the 31st Summit in Manila

ASEAN SUMMIT. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and leaders and representatives of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states do the traditional ASEAN handshake as they pose for a photo following the signing ceremony of the ASEAN Concensus on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of the Migrant Workers at the Philippine International Convention Center on November 14, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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Sultan of bling: Brunei monarch marks golden jubilee in style

Oct 05, 2017 - 9:25 AM

(UPDATED) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and other leaders will attend a banquet to mark Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah's 50th year on the throne

Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and Queen Saleha ride in a royal chariot during a procession to mark his golden jubilee of accession to the throne in Bandar Seri Begawan on October 5, 2017.  Brunei's all-powerful sultan marks 50 years on the throne on October 5 with lavish celebrations including a glittering procession, a 21-gun salute and a ceremony at his vast, golden-domed palace. / AFP PHOTO / Roslan RAHMAN

Sultan Bolkiah wants PH-Brunei cooperation vs drugs

Apr 27, 2017 - 8:05 PM

The Brunei leader and President Duterte witness the signing of deals on halal industry development and cultural cooperation

SULTAN'S STATE VISIT. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and President Rodrigo Duterte prepare to witness the signing of deals inside Malacañang Palace. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Obama to raise PH-China tussles at Asia summits

Mar 13, 2013 - 6:56 AM

US President Barack Obama pledged to bring up maritime disputes boiling between China and its neighbors at the US ASEAN and East Asia summits in Brunei in October