The AFL says it is reassessing a lucrative sponsorship deal with Royal Brunei Airlines amid international condemnation of Brunei's new anti-gay laws. AFL Europe - the governance body for the sport across Europe - had previously promoted a year-long deal with the state-owned airline as its "biggest-ever sponsorship" agreement.
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.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Aug 23 -- Brunei and Indonesia have held the inaugural Joint Defence Cooperation Committee meeting at the Bolkiah Garrison, Xinhua reported, citing a report posted Saturday on the website of the Defence Ministry.
Icon In Brunei OSV Tie Up - Icon Offshore's subsidiary, Icon Fleet, has agreed to form a 49:51 joint venture with Zell Transportation to provide offshore support vessels to service contracts and operations in Negara Brunei Darussalam.
The controversial Sultan of Brunei is the leading bidder to buy New YorkA s Plaza Hotel and LondonA s Grosvenor House, angering gay rights activists who say he is a homophobe whose policies call for the stoning death of homosexuals.