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Singapore leaders send condolences on death of Brunei Sultan's son

October 26, 2020 5:00 AM

Singapore's leaders yesterday offered condolences to Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah on the death of his son, Prince 'Abdul 'Azim.

Singapore leaders send condolences on death of Sultan of Brunei's son, Prince Abdul Azim

October 25, 2020 3:21 PM

SINGAPORE - Singapore's leaders on Sunday (Oct 25) have offered condolences to Brunei ruler Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah on the death of his son, Prince 'Abdul 'Azim.

Second-born son of Brunei Sultan dies at age 38

October 25, 2020 5:00 AM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN • A son of the Sultan of Brunei, Prince 'Abdul 'Azim, died yesterday. He was 38.

A son of Sultan of Brunei, Prince Abdul Azim, dies

October 24, 2020 11:37 PM

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A son of the Sultan of Brunei, Prince Haji Abdul Azim, died on Saturday (Oct 24).

The Graphic Truth: Who claims what in the South China Sea?

For decades, China has claimed exclusive sovereignty over the South China Sea, citing a 1947 map. But five other countries — Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam — also lay claim to parts of it, and in 2016 an international court struck down Beijing's arguments. Now, for the first time, the United States too has officially supported that ruling. Here's a look at who claims what in one of the world's busiest waterways.

Singapore ready to work with Malaysia on cross-border travel

June 21, 2020 5:00 AM

Singapore is prepared to work with Malaysia to address the needs of cross-border travellers, including short-term business and official travellers, as well as citizens who had been commuting between both countries.

Brunei's sultan returns Oxford degree after gay sex death penalty backlash

May 24, 2019 9:01 AM

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has returned an honorary degree awarded by Britain's Oxford University after a global backlash led by celebrities including George Clooney and Elton John for proposing the death penalty for gay sex and adultery.

Brunei denies gay discrimination despite sodomy stoning law

May 10, 2019 10:06 PM

GENEVA (AFP) - Brunei said on Friday (May 10) it does not discriminate against people's "sexual orientation" despite a new syariah criminal code that includes death by stoning for gay sex and adultery.

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