Voluntary National Review NBD Report 2020
15 July 2020*
Brunei Darussalam participated in the Voluntary National Review session during the United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development via online on Wednesday, 15 July 2020.
Audit Department gets exposure on combating bid-rigging
2 August 2020
Bid rigging, also known as collusive tender, is agreements between bidders to eliminate competition in the procurement process, thereby raising prices and lowering quality. It is a major risk to the integrity and effectiveness of public procurement, and deprives the public sector of genuine opportunities to achieve value for money. Procurement units and their officials are therefore encouraged to learn and execute preventive measures to combat bid rigging.
Postponement of the Implementation of Exit and Entry Charges Order, 2020
30 July 2020
By command of 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, the Ministry of Finance and Economy hereby announces that His Majesty has consented to the postponement of the implementation of the Exit and Entry Charges Order, 2020 from Saturday, 1st August 2020 to Thursday, 1st October 2020.