AMRO Chief Economist Dr. Hoe Ee Khor at the Brunei Darussalam MYCE 2022 Economy Week

AMRO Chief Economist Dr Hoe Ee Khor delivered a keynote speech ‘Economic prospects for ASEAN and what lies ahead’ at the Brunei Darussalam Mid-Year Conference and Exhibition 2022 (MYCE) Economy Week organized by the Ministry of Finance and Economy.

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Brunei’s GDP Shows Moderate Recovery, but Better COVID Response and Fiscal Support Needed to Sustain Recovery

Brunei Darussalam’s economy should recover moderately by 2.1 percent in 2021, after a slower but still positive growth in 2020 amid the global economic downturn due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Brunei’s Economy Expected to Recover Moderately Supported by Effective Containment Measures and Higher Oil Prices [1]

Brunei Darussalam’s economy is expected to recover moderately in 2021, after slower but still positive growth last year amid the global economic downturn due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Brunei Darussalam: Further Diversification Efforts Needed to Maintain the Momentum of Economic Recovery amid Strong External Headwind

The Brunei economy recovered in 2019 and the recovery is expected to continue in 2020 amid a sharp slowdown in the global economy, according to the 2019 Annual Consultation Report on Brunei Darussalam published today by the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO).

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