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Tue, 01 Nov 2016 23:27:45 GMT
Sarawak to woo more tourists  -  The Star Online
The special entry pass would also allow Chinese tourists in Brunei to visit Sarawak, he said, adding that Brunei was an important tourism hub for the state due to connecting flights between Bandar Seri Begawan and Shanghai. According to Tourism ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 17:02:40 GMT

Jay Leno mocks 'douche bag' Billy Bush as he 'tags in' for Jimmy Fallon on 'Tonight Show'  -  AOL News
Jay Leno stopped by Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show on Monday. As on past visits, the former Tonight Show host filled in on part of his successor's monologue, "tagging in" after Fallon claims he pulled a muscle. Leno joked about Donald Trump, Hillary and ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:24:09 GMT

Brunei take on Timor in Kuching  -  SPORTS247.MY | The Ultimate Malaysian Sports Channel (press release) (subscription)
The AFC Solidarity Cup opens tomorrow with Brunei taking on Timor Leste in a Group A opener at the Sarawak Stadium. The Sultanate side, now led by Kwon Oh-son as the head coach, will be looking to do the double against Timor after beating the same ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 18:10:27 GMT

Standard Chartered Targets Nigeria's Muslim Population for Islamic Banking Growth  -  Naija247news
As well as talking to regulators in the three African countries, Standard Chartered Saadiq is also in discussions about gaining an Islamic banking licence in Brunei in South East Asia and working with the regulator there on guidelines for Islamic ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:15:25 GMT

'Two entry points can now issue entry passes  -  The Borneo Post
“Therefore, to support Sarawak's effort to attract more tourists, entry passes will be issued at all ICQs in Sarawak for the convenience of tourists from China who will be going to and from Sarawak through Brunei. “The state government seeks the ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:16:36 GMT
Reforms help make doing business in PH, region easier  -  Inquirer.net
Notably, two economies from the region, Brunei Darussalam and Indonesia, were among this year's top 10 improvers in the world. Indonesia, which implemented seven reforms during the past year, made starting a business easier by, among others, ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 15:16:36 GMT

Singapore moves to second in world ranking of Ease of Doing Business  -  Enterprise Innovation
Brunei, on the other hand, implemented six reforms in the past year, increased the reliability of power supply by introducing an automatic energy management system for the monitoring of outages and the restoration of service. Additionally, businesses ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 11:22:08 GMT

Sarawak allows Chinese tourists to enter state using special entry pass  -  Astro Awani
KUCHING: Sarawak has decided to allow tourists from China to enter the state through the Miri Airport and the Immigration, Customs, Quarantine, and Security (ICQS) facility in Sungai Tujuh bordering to Brunei, using the Special Entry Pass with ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 11:10:47 GMT

Confinement centres must register with social welfare department  -  The Sun Daily
Deputy Minister of Women, Family and Community Development Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun (R2) and Taiji International Cultural Development chairman He Junlong (L3) at the assembly of Tai Chi practitioners from Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei and ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:00:44 GMT

AFC Solidarity Cup: Timor-Leste v Brunei Darussalam preview  -  Ghanasoccernet.com
Kuching: Coach Fabio da Silva has his sights firmly set on the semi-finals of the AFC Solidarity Cup Malaysia 2016 as Timor-Leste prepare to kick off the inaugural competition against Brunei Darussalam in Group A at Sarawak Stadium on Wednesday.