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Economic Update | Changes in Brunei Darussalam's telecoms market

13 Mar 2015
Brunei ICT
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
Brunei energy
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
Brunei ICT
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
Brunei agri-tech
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...

Economic Update | Brunei Darussalam leads on vocational learning

22 Sep 2014
Vocational training has become a key focus in Brunei Darussalam as it aims to meet the shifting demands of its economy as well as the challenges that economic integration with the rest of ASEAN is...