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Monday April 24 2017
Brunei Exports at 649.90 Million BND  
Exports from Brunei increased 19.2 percent year-on-year to BND 649.9 million in February of 2017, driven by faster sales of: machinery and transport equipment (33.3 percent), miscellaneous manufactured articles (7.9 percent), mineral fuels (19.8 percent), and chemicals (6 percent). In contrast, sales fell for manufactured goods (-56.1 percent). Main export partners were Japan (24.0 percent of total exports), South Korea (16.5 percent), India (14.5 percent), Malaysia (12.5 percent), and Thailand (12.3 percent).
Monday April 24 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Brunei at 0.30 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Brunei remained unchanged at 0.30 percent in 2016 from 0.30 percent in 2015.
Monday April 24 2017
Brunei Imports at 273.00 Million BND  
Imports to Brunei rose 13.4 percent year-on-year to BND 273 million in February of 2017, due to higher purchases of: machinery and transport equipment (33.5 percent), mineral fuels (66.7 percent), chemicals (7.8 percent), and food (11.7 percent). The highest share of imports came from the USA (24.1 percent of total imports), Malaysia (19.6 percent of total imports), and Singapore (18.4 percent).
Monday April 24 2017
Brunei Balance of Trade at 376.90 Million BND  
Brunei trade surplus jumped 23.8 percent year-on-year to BND 376.9 million in February of 2017 compared to a BND 304.4 million surplus a year earlier. It was the largest surplus since July 2016 as exports rose more than imports. Exports increased 19.2 percent to BND 649.9 million, driven by faster sales of: machinery and transport equipment (33.3 percent), miscellaneous manufactured articles (7.9 percent), mineral fuels (19.8 percent), and chemicals (6 percent). Main export partners were Japan (24.0 percent of total exports), South Korea (16.5 percent), India (14.5 percent), Malaysia (12.5 percent), and Thailand (12.3 percent). Imports went up 13.4 percent to BND 273 million due to higher purchases of: machinery and transport equipment (33.5 percent), mineral fuels (66.7 percent), chemicals (7.8 percent), and food (11.7 percent). The highest share of imports came from the USA (24.1 percent of total imports), Malaysia (19.6 percent of total imports), and Singapore (18.4 percent).
Monday April 10 2017
Brunei Interest Rate at 5.50 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Brunei was last recorded at 5.50 percent.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Brunei Money Supply M0 at 1335.80 BND Million  
Money Supply M0 in Brunei decreased to 1335.80 BND Million in January from 1380.80 BND Million in December of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Brunei GDP Annual Growth Rate at -3.60 percent  
Brunei's economy shrank 3.6 percent year-on-year in the December quarter of 2016, the same pace as in the previous period. The contraction was mainly driven by manufacture of liquefied natural gas and methanol (-13.4 percent from -2 percent in Q3); wholesale and retail trade (-7 percent from -10.6); oil and gas mining (-3.9 percent from -4.3 percent) and construction (-1.6 percent from -6.7 percent). By contrast, output recovered for agriculture, forestry and fishery (1.6 percent from -5.1 percent) and government services (0.1 percent from -4 percent). Considering full 2016, economy contracted 2.5 percent compared with 0.4 fall in the previous year.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP per capita at 32226.10 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Brunei was last recorded at 32226.10 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Brunei is equivalent to 255 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP per capita PPP at 73604.88 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Brunei was last recorded at 73604.88 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Brunei, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 414 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Government Budget at -14.00 percent of GDP  
Brunei recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 14 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Government Debt to GDP at 2.80 percent  
Brunei recorded a government debt equivalent to 2.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Government Spending at 952.10 BND Million  
Government Spending in Brunei increased to 952.10 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 900.60 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 1536.10 BND Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Brunei increased to 1536.10 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 1250.50 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Brunei at 72.00  
Brunei is ranked 72 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Brunei improved to 72 in 2016 from 97 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Money Supply M1 at 4674.86 BND Million  
Money Supply M1 in Brunei increased to 4674.86 BND Million in December from 4614.13 BND Million in November of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Money Supply M2 at 14582.17 BND Million  
Money Supply M2 in Brunei increased to 14582.17 BND Million in December from 14218.98 BND Million in November of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Personal Income Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Brunei stands at 0 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Population at 0.42 Million  
The total population in Brunei was estimated at 0.4 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Military Expenditure at 460.10 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Brunei decreased to 460.10 USD Million in 2015 from 527.80 USD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Inflation Rate at -0.20 percent  
Consumer prices in Brunei declined by 0.2 percent year-on-year in February of 2017, the same as in January. It was the 11th straight month of falls in consumer prices. Downward pressure came from cost of: food & non-alcoholic beverages (-0.6 percent from -0.9 percent in January), housing & utilities (-0.3 percent vs -0.3 percent), health (-1.7 percent vs -2.7 percent), communication (-1.3 percent vs -1.4 percent), recreation & culture (-0.4 percent vs 0.1 percent) and restaurants & hotels (-1.2 percent vs from 0.1 percent). In contrast, prices increased for: transport (0.1 percent vs 1.4 percent), clothing and footwear (2.6 percent vs -2.8 percent), furnishing (0.2 percent vs -0.4 percent), miscellaneous goods & services (0.6 percent vs 1.0 percent), and education (0.3 percent vs 6.0 percent). On a monthly basis, prices rose 0.5 percent, after decreasing by 0.3 percent in the prior month.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Food Inflation at -0.60 percent  
Cost of food in Brunei decreased 0.60 percent in February of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Foreign Direct Investment at 238.20 BND Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Brunei increased by 238.20 BND Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP at 12.90 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Brunei was worth 12.90 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Brunei represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Gdp Constant Prices at 4496.00 BND Million  
Gdp Constant Prices in Brunei increased to 4496 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 4454 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP From Agriculture at 39.20 BND Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Brunei increased to 39.20 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 38.40 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP From Construction at 148.10 BND Million  
GDP From Construction in Brunei increased to 148.10 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 111.40 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP From Mining at 2887.10 BND Million  
GDP From Mining in Brunei increased to 2887.10 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 2796.90 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP From Public Administration at 494.20 BND Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Brunei increased to 494.20 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 483.60 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei GDP From Services at 1654.60 BND Million  
GDP From Services in Brunei decreased to 1654.60 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 1702.90 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Changes In Inventories at 10.20 BND Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Brunei increased by 10.20 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Competitiveness Index at 4.35 Points  
Brunei scored 4.35 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Competitiveness Rank at 58.00  
Brunei is the 58 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Consumer Price Index Cpi at 99.20 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index Cpi in Brunei decreased to 99.20 Index Points in February of 2017 from 98.70 Index Points in January.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Consumer Spending at 887.10 BND Million  
Consumer Spending in Brunei increased to 887.10 BND Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 795.30 BND Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Corporate Tax Rate at 18.50 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Brunei stands at 18.50 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Corruption Index at 58.00 Points  
Brunei scored 58 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Corruption Rank at 41.00  
Brunei is the 41 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Crude Oil Production at 113.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Brunei decreased to 113 BBL/D/1K in March from 123 BBL/D/1K in February of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Current Account at 2823.60 BND Million  
Brunei recorded a Current Account surplus of 2823.60 BND Million in 2015 compared to a revised 6,643.8 BND Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Current Account to GDP at 6.50 percent  
Brunei recorded a Current Account surplus of 26.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Tourist Arrivals at 218213.00  
Tourist Arrivals in Brunei increased to 218213 in 2015 from 200989 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Unemployed Persons at 10073.00  
The number of unemployed persons in Brunei decreased to 10073 in March of 2016 from 10446 in February of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Unemployment Rate at 6.90 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Brunei decreased to 6.90 percent in 2014 from 9.30 percent in 2011.
Monday April 03 2017
Brunei Banks Balance Sheet at 17918.00 BND Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Brunei increased to 17918 BND Million in December from 17293 BND Million in November of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Brunei | Credit Rating at 15.00  
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