Brunei–United Kingdom relations

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Brunei–United Kingdom relations
Map indicating locations of Brunei and United Kingdom

Brunei

United Kingdom
Envoy
High Commissioner Mohammad Aziyan AbdullahHigh Commissioners David Ian Campbell
High Commission of Brunei in London

Brunei–United Kingdom relations refers to bilateral foreign relations between the two countries Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Brunei has a high commission in London, and United Kingdom has a high commission in Bandar Seri Begawan.[1]

Education relations[edit]

Currently, there are 1,700–2,000 Bruneians studying in the United Kingdom and there is a connection between both countries universities.[1][2]

Economic relations[edit]

In economics, the United Kingdom also encourage small businesses from Brunei to take their products into international markets.[3]

Security relations[edit]

There is also a strong defence relations since before the independence of Brunei from the British Empire until today.[4] Mainly the relations include training, exchanges and the sharing of experiences.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Brunei-United Kingdom Relations". Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Brunei). Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  2. ^ Hakim Hayat (5 October 2013). "NEW BRITISH HIGH COMMISSIONER LAUDS STRONG EDUCATION LINK BETWEEN BRUNEI, UK". BruDirect. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  3. ^ Ying Chia (15 July 2010). "UK to maintain 'solid bilateral relations' with Brunei". The Brunei Times. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  4. ^ Rabiatul Kamit (4 May 2012). "Brunei-UK bolster defence relations". The Brunei Times. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  5. ^ Idris Matzin (28 October 2010). "BRUNEI DARUSSALAM-UK DEFENCE RELATIONS ENHANCE". Ministry of Defence Brunei Darussalam. Archived from the original on 14 February 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014.