Brunei Darussalam Economy

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The economic fortunes of Australia and Brunei Darussalam are both heavily dependent on the goods and services we export and on our ability to attract foreign investment to develop and expand our productive sectors. Greater trade and investment flows are fundamental to creating jobs for our people and ensuring our nations’ prosperity.


As a founding member of the vast Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the Sultanate is poised to welcome a host of economic benefits as a result of its membership. After a historic signing ceremony in October 2015, the next phase of the pact’s development will see each signatory seek domestic ratification prior to official enactment. Although...


What steps can be taken to ensure that current EU-ASEAN free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations do not end in another impasse?


A high-income country with vast petroleum wealth, robust fiscal reserves and a small, highly-educated population, Brunei Darussalam is unique among the ASEAN community. Oil and gas resources have generated high per-capita income, although the economy has contracted in recent years as a result of falling oil and gas prices, which account for...


After a sharp slide on the World Bank’s ease of doing business index in the “Doing Business 2015” report, Brunei Darussalam launched a host of new reforms aimed at making the country’s investment climate more attractive and competitive. New businesses in low-risk sectors are now able to receive a licence and begin operations in a tenth of the...


What are your expectations in terms of long-term inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI)?

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