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    Economic News Updates

    For each market we cover, OBG produces regular economic research available on our website, by email subscription and via RSS feed. Free to access, our Economic Updates are targeted at those looking for regular comment on key sector developments.

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Economic Update | Fisheries expansion goes onshore in Brunei Darussalam

26 Nov 2015
Brunei fisheries

Onshore developments, including aquaculture and processing facilities, could help Brunei Darussalam unlock the potential of its burgeoning fisheries industry.

Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam looks to work around LNG challenges

17 Nov 2015
Brunei LNG

An upgrade to its fleet of tankers could help Brunei Darussalam’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector weather external headwinds, which appear unlikely to ease in the near to medium term.

Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam eyes Pacific trade benefits

30 Oct 2015
Brunei trade

Foreign direct investment (FDI) and trade in Brunei Darussalam are expected to increase under the recently agreed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal, dovetailing with the Sultanate’s efforts to diversify its economy.

Economic Update | Improved transport network to boost connectivity in Brunei Darussalam

22 Oct 2015
Brunei transport

A transportation overhaul is under way in Brunei Darussalam, with the government planning initiatives ranging from bus rapid transit (BRT) to road tolls to encourage the use of public transport and improve overall connectivity.

Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam bolsters support for start-ups

30 Sep 2015
Brunei start-ups

The drive to improve the business environment for Brunei Darussalam’s fledgling entrepreneurs is gathering pace, with technological and structural innovation playing a major role in efforts to streamline the start-up ecosystem. 

Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam’s halal industry generating investor appetite

15 Sep 2015
Brunei halal

With an expanding value-added processing industry and growing international interest, Brunei Darussalam’s halal sector has the potential to become a cornerstone of the Sultanate’s diversification efforts.