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  1. JAKARTA: Kerry to meet Jokowi to discuss extremism, EbolaRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... Asian countries, such as Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak and the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam, Hassanal Bolkiah. Other world leaders scheduled to meet with Kerry in Jakarta include Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Singapore Prime Minister ...

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  2. Dhaka needs more climate fund, supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... nister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and Sultan OF Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah.

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  3. PM Tony Abbott & Other World Leaders To Inaugural Rite Of Indonesian President Widodo Sans InvitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... Widodo. Other world leaders who will be in the Indonesian capital for the ceremony include Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah, Papuan New Guinea Governor-General Michael Ogjio, Malaysian PM Najib Tun Razak, Thai Deputy PM Tanasak Patumapragorn, ...

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  4. 20 Little Known Countries That You Should VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Lifehack.org

    ... country called Brunei. It is located on the north coast and surrounded by Malaysia. Brunei is ruled by King Hassanal Bolkiah, whose family has ruled the country for the past six centuries. Their cultural apex was between the 15th and 17th centuries ...

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  5. The inauguration crashersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott is off to the inauguration party of incoming Indonesian President Joko Widodo this Sunday but it appears that he - and other world leaders - have not actually been invited. Mr Abbott will be joined at the ceremony for the new president, who is widely known as Jokowi, by the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, East Timorese President Xanana Gusmao, Papua New Guinea Governor-General Michael Ogjio, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe.

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  6. Bali Forum Highlights Murky Democratic Dawn In Southeast AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Scoop

    Maturing democracy: Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah , outgoing Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Philippines President Benigno Aquino and East Timor's Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao wave during a group photo at the Bali Democracy Forum in Nusa Dua, Bali island on Friday. Photo: Sonny Tumbelaka/Jakarta Post As if it wasn't bad enough that Indonesia's Parliament just voted to curtail democracy at the grassroots level , the Indonesian police banned the democratic right to protest against the move at an international forum on democracy the government is hosting on the island of Bali at the weekend.

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  7. Grand MosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | MindaNews

    The Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Masjid in Barangay Kalangan II in Cotabato City on Oct. 9. 2014. Also called the Grand Mosque, the place of worship was constructed by a US$ 43 million donation from Brunei Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah and is located inside a five-hectare lot owned by the family of former Maguindanao representative Didagen "Digs" Dilangalen.

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  8. Kicklighter takes the subtle approach with 'The Fascinating Thinking Machine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... . On it, Young states, "You are just a man like me/No one owns the sky." It's sort of a reality check for Hassanal Bolkiah, the current Sultan of Brunei, even though it's unlikely the reigning leader will take the singer/songwriter's advice. Since ...

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  9. Tips for traveling around Bandar Seri BegawanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... this mode of transport is at the canal market or behind the only mall in Brunei, the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah mall. Prices are generally not fixed, so bargain if you are not happy with the price or wait for another water taxi. Public bus ...

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  10. Brunei highlights importance of peace in development, in UN Assembly addressRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | United Nations

    "Whilst there is relative peace and stability in the world, developments over the past year have reminded us how complex security issues, turmoil and instability arising from human activities can hinder progress for long-term development," said Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah. He called on nations to work together to address problems aggravated by globalization and inter-connectedness, and highlighted his country's support for efforts that promote understanding, tolerance and respect among world communities.

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  11. Cool hotels with illustrious ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | USA Today

    ... as The Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Plaza Athenee in Paris that are also owned by the Sultan of Brunei. Hassanal Bolkiah's foray into the hospitality industry has not been without controversy; numerous people, including celebrities, have boycotted ...

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  12. Viv Nicholson vowed to 'spend, spend, spend' - and did just that, but ended up working in a shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Northern Echo

    ... pales into insignificance compared to the real spendthrifts. The world's richest man, the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, inherited a fortune said to be worth A 25bn, a good part of which he has managed to spend. His wives have their own jumbo ...

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  13. Japan's captain Genta celebrates his goal at the AFF U19 Cup final against Vietnam on Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Thanh Nein News

    ... Vietnam lost 7-6 to host Indonesia in penalty shootout. Last month, Vietnam lost 4-3 to Myanmar at the 2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy in Brunei. Vietnam will face Myanmar at the semifinal of the ASEAN Football Federation's Nutifood U19 Cup 2014 after ...

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  14. Vietnam crushes Myanmar 4-1 to advance to AFF U19 Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Thanh Nein News

    ... was the final score, enabling Vietnam to have an impressive revenge for its 4-3 loss to Myanmar at the 2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy in Brunei last month. Vietnam's under-19 football team is set to play Australia and Japan in Group B at the upcoming ...

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  15. Union behind celeb boycott?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Fox News

    A slew of stars from Ellen DeGeneres and Jay Leno to Sharon Osbourne and Richard Branson launched a boycott of the famed Beverly Hills Hotel early this year after it became know its owner, Hassanal Bolkiah, the Sultan of Brunei, had authorized Shariah law in his Southeast Asian nation. Under the draconian law, adulterers and homosexuals can be stoned to death, and robbers and thieves can have their limbs amputated.

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  16. Luxury yachts, homes that resemble a Bond villain's lair and enough ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Ho, who made his money in casinos, isn't the only one to enjoy spending his cash. One of the most lavish is Hassanal Bolkiah, the Sultan (and prime minister) of Brunei, who along with a fleet of 7,000 cars, owns a gold-plated Boeing 747 jumbo jet. ...

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  17. Anti-gay uproar: AFL rethinks dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Age

    ... as its "biggest-ever sponsorship" agreement. A strict new sharia-based penal code, imposed by Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, will punish gay sex with death by stoning once the legislation is fully introduced in 2015. The AFL, which has pledged to stamp ...

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  18. Anti-gay uproar: AFL rethinks Brunei dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Age

    ... as its "biggest-ever sponsorship" agreement. A strict new sharia-based penal code, imposed by Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, will punish gay sex with death by stoning once the legislation is fully introduced in 2015. The AFL, which has pledged to stamp ...

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  19. Brunei marks Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah's birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Dato' Dr Haji Besar bin Haji Abu Bakar, Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam, hosted a celebration to mark the 68th birthday of Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam.

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  20. Brunei Sultan At Sarawak Regatta 2014Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei was among the VIPs who watched the finals of the International Dragon Boat Race held here today, in conjunction with the Sarawak Regatta 2014. The sultan was accompanied by Sarawak Head of State Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud.

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