Banks in Brunei Darussalam have so far weathered the impact of falling oil prices, winning plaudits from credit rating agencies for their resilience and stability.
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Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam’s banks weather oil price volatility
17 Apr 2015
Economic Update | Changes in Brunei Darussalam's telecoms market
13 Mar 2015
Consumers are set to benefit from significant changes in Brunei Darussalam’s telecoms market due to moves by the sector regulator to eliminate mobile termination and incoming call charges, amongst...
Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam’s renewed focus on alternative energy
13 Feb 2015
Plans to revive a stalled renewable energy deal between Brunei Darussalam and neighbouring Sarawak that would see hydropower exported from the Malaysian state to the Sultanate have thrown a focus on...
Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam Year in Review 2014
12 Jan 2015
A string of major international trade agreements, due to be implemented in 2015, promise to strengthen and diversify Brunei Darussalam’s exports as it ramps up efforts to reduce its dependency on...
Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam increases ICT push
12 Dec 2014
Plans to stimulate Brunei Darussalam's ICT industry have been stepped up with the launch of a new broadband policy and the opening of a software development academy as the Sultanate works towards...
Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam eyes ‘agri-tech’ route to self-sufficiency
14 Nov 2014
Innovative agricultural initiatives launched in Brunei Darussalam, such as developing new rice hybrids and growing plants in water, underline how agro-technology can edge the Sultanate closer to its...