Asia

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Brunei

Contact

Address: Jalan Subok, Bandar Seri Begawan BD 2710, Brunei Darussalam

Tel.: (673) 2261177, 2261291, 2261293, 2261294, 2261295

Fax: (673) 2261100, 2262904

Email: dadmin@mfa.gov.bn

www.mofat.gov.bn

 

The Minister

Sultan HM Hassanal Bolkiah

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

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He is the current Sultan of the Kingdom of Brunei and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade. He became the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam on 5th October 1967, after his father abdicated. His coronation was held on 1st August 1968, and made him theYang di-Pertuan (Head of State) of Brunei.

Bolkiah, as Prime Minister, is also the head of government. In addition, he holds the portfolios both of Minister of Defence and Minister of Finance.

Hassanal Bolkiah was chairman of Summit APEC Leaders in 2000 when Brunei Darussalam hosted the summit. Hassanal Bolkiah was also the chairman of ASEAN Summit in 2013 when Brunei Darussalam hosted the summit.

History

Vision

  • To help Brunei become more relevant and developed.

Core values

  • Provide growth to the Kingdom of Brunei
  • Promote trade with foreign countries
  • To ensure development of the Kingdom