Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:33
Brunei sultan calls for 'stronger' Islamic teachings, as sharia laws due to enter force
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei - Brunei's sultan called for "stronger" Islamic teachings in the country on Wednesday as tough new sharia laws, including death by stoning for gay sex and adultery, were due to come into force.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 08:08
Brunei Sultan receives in audience Thai princess
His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday afternoon received in audience Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of the Kingdom of Thailand.
Sun, 29 Jul 2018 01:00
Brunei Sultan sends congratulatory birth anniversary message to King of Thailand
HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has consented to send message of congratulations to King of Thailand His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, on the occasion of the King of Thailand’s 66th birth anniversary.
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:00
New Yorkers protest Brunei sultan's bid for iconic hotel
A US gay rights group protested on Monday a possible purchase of New York's iconic Plaza Hotel by the sultan of Brunei, who is set to implement tough punishments for same-sex acts.
Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00
Brunei sultan urged to sell iconic hotel
Beverly Hills lawmakers take issue to state dept; staff say boycott hurts them
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 00:00
Jewellery-theft trial reveals high-stakes gambling life
The trial of a former national shuttler from Singapore accused of stealing diamonds from the ex-wife of the Brunei Sultan has thrown up more tales of intrigue and deception resulting from gambling sprees in top casinos.
Sat, 23 Jun 2012 00:00
Brunei sultan to visit Kingdom
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah will be on an official visit to Thailand from June 29 to July 2.
Sun, 11 Sep 2011 00:00
Yingluck holds closed-door meeting with Brunei sultan
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra met Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei last night during her first official trip abroad.