Brunei Showcases Potential Investment Opportunities in CAEXPO, Nanning
Sep 15, 2017FIVE companies were presented at Brunei Darussalam’s Investment Promotion Seminar on September 13 at the Nanning International Conference and Exhibition Centre.
The seminar aimed to facilitate business opportunities and business matching between Brunei’s local companies and potential investors and was coordinated by the FDI Action and Support Centre (FAST) under the Energy and Industry Department at the Prime Minister’s Office.
The guest of honour, Peng Zhao, the Vice-Chairman of the Guangxi Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, and Mohammad Harris bin Brigadier General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Haji Ibrahim, the Head of FAST, delivered the welcoming remarks.
Mohammad Harris also provided the framework of the seminar by welcoming companies that are looking to invest in Brunei on the advantages of all the investment value propositions that the country offers: stable environment (peaceful, clean and green environment), 18.5 per cent Corporate Income Tax, 100 per cent Foreign Ownership, dedicated support from the government (FDI fast track approval and project requirements in accelerating and streamlined manner), as well as complete care that from day one, assistance will be provided to investors up to the point that their project is up and running.
Over 200 people attended the presentations from Chen Liancia, the Chief Executive Officer of Hengyi Industries Sdn Bhd; Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar, the Executive Director and Medical Director of Jerudong Park Medical Centre (JPMC); Wendy Parry, the Head of Boarding School from International School brunei (ISB) and; Barnaby Sandow, the Principal of Jerudong International School (JIS).
The seminar concluded with a question and answer session with representatives from the five Brunei companies.