HM: Regional stability vital for ASEAN’s prosperity

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzadin Waddaulah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in a titah underscored the importance for ASEAN to continue strengthening its unity and centrality as regional stability is vital for the greater peace and prosperity of the people of ASEAN.  Last week, with the sultanate holding the Chairmanship of…

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BSP launches flagship Solar PV Plant, reopens Seria Energy Lab

Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) has launched its Flagship Solar PV Plant, comprising of nearly 7,000 bifacial solar panels that are used to power its head office in Seria. The inaugural event was graced by His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office in his capacity as the…

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Nationwide EV pilot project launches, EV vehicle license fees waived

The electric vehicle (EV) pilot project initiated by the Brunei Darussalam Electric Vehicle Joint Task (EVJTF) was officially launched on Thursday and as an incentive, all EVs will be used during the two-year nationwide pilot project will be exempted from paying vehicle license fees.  This was revealed by the Minister of Transport and Infocommunications, Dato…

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Exploration drilling to commence in Brunei’s deepwater

Brunei Shell Petroleum Company (BSP) and Shell Exploration and Production Brunei (SEPB) are in the final preparation to drill Merbah Deep-1 and Jagus Subthrust-1 respectively, both located in Brunei deepwater area. A blessing and doa ceremony for the two exploration wells drilling was held on 25 March 2021 on board the Maersk Viking drillship onsite…

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Brunei to provide free vaccines for all

All citizens and residents in Brunei Darussalam including foreign residents will be receiving the COVID-19 vaccination for free, according to the Vaccination Strategy of Brunei Darussalam released by Ministry of Health. The vaccine distribution will be implemented in three phases, though no date has been disclosed, in which the first phase involves frontliners, senior citizens…

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Brunei sets up new regulatory body for food safety

The sultanate has recently established the Brunei Darussalam Food Authority (BDFA), a regulatory and competent authority for food safety and quality, which has been consented to begin on 1 January of this year. According to a press statement by the Ministry of Health, the BDFA will serve as a single point of contact in food…

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