COUNTRY AND MARKET PROFILE


Brunei, officially the State of Brunei Darussalam or the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace (Malay: Negara Brunei Darussalam, is a sovereign state located on the north coast of the island of Borneo, in Southeast Asia. Apart from its coastline with the South China Sea, it is completely surrounded by the state of Sarawak, Malaysia, and in fact it is separated into two parts by Limbang, which is part of Sarawak. It is the only sovereign state completely on the island of Borneo, with the remainder of the island belonging to Malaysia and Indonesia.

Total Population 375,000 (approximately)
Language Malay, English, Chinese and others
Religion Muslims (85%), Buddhist (10%),
Christian (2%) & others (3%)
Climate Equatorial
Currency Brunei Dollar
Exchange rate with USD US$1.00 = B$1.35 (approximately)
Purchasing power parity Per capita US$23,600.00
No. of Supermarkets 35 - 40
No. of Mini-Marts 45 - 50
Independent Stores 400 - 500 (through out Brunei)
No. of Restaurants / Eateries 300-400 (through out Brunei)
Up-market & Premium Restaurants in Hotels 4 - 6
 
 
 
 
 

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