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Part III Southern Asia, 16 Brunei »

Colin Ong
From: Asia Arbitration Handbook
Edited By: Michael Moser, John Choong
16.01 The Brunei system of government is known as Malay Islamic Monarchy. The head of government is His Majesty, the Sultan and Yang Di Pertuan. His Majesty is served by a team of Cabinet ministers. His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di Pertuan comes from a line of one of the world’s longest serving monarchies. While the government encourages foreign investment and industry diversification, Brunei remains heavily dependent on imports and the economy is centred on petroleum extraction and exports. Much of the traditional working population is employed by the Brunei...