About Brunei

Capital Bandar Seri Begawan
National Name Negara Brunei Darussalam
National Holiday New Year's Day
Language Malay
Bruneicountry code +673
President Hassanal Bolkiah (2019)
Land Area 5,765 km²
Total Area 5,765 km²
Population 4.33 lakhs (2019)
Groth Rate 3.9%
Birth rate 1.85/1000
Infant Mortality rate 9.6/1000
Life Expectancy 75.72 years
Density 81.4/Km2
Currency 55.24 Indian Rupee
Literacy Rate 97.28% (2020 est)

HISTORY OF BRUNEI INTRODUCTION

Brunei is a country located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. Other than the coastline with the South China Sea, the country is surrounded by the Malaysian state of Sarawak.

HISTORY:

The settlement called Vijayapura was a colony of the Buddhist Srivijaya empire and was thought to be set in Borneo's Northwest that flourished within the 7th century. Within the aftermath of the Indian Chola invasion of Srivijaya, Datu Puti leads some dissident dates from the island and Kalimantan in an exceeding rebellion against blue blood Makatunao who was a Chola appointed native blue blood. The dissidents and their suite tried to revive Srivijaya in an exceedingly new country known as Madja-as within the Visayas islands within the Philippines.

GEOGRAPHY:

Brunei is a southeast Asian country consisting of 2 unconnected components with a complete area of 5,765 sq, a distance of the island of Kalimantan.

ECONOMY:

Brunei has the second-highest Human Development Index among the Southeast Asian nations, and is classed as a developed country . Concerning 167,000 barrels of oil, are created a day, creating Negara Brunei Darussalam the fourth-largest producer of oil in the geographical region. It additionally produces more or less twenty-five. 3 million cuboid meters of liquefied gas per day.

LANGUAGES AND RELIGION:

Religion in Negara Brunei Darussalam Islam is that the official faith of Negara Brunei Darussalam, specifically that of the Sunni denomination and therefore the Safi’s faculty of Muslim jurisprudence. 18% of the population are Bruneian Malays and Kedayans, determine as Muslim. Alternative faiths practiced are Buddhism and Christianity (7.1%). Freethinkers, principally Chinese, type concerning seven-membered of the population. The official language of Negara Brunei. Darussalam is customary Malay, that each alphabet and therefore the alphabet is used. Ab initio, Malay was written in Jawi script before it was switched into alphabet around 1941.

CULTURE:

The culture of Brunei was dominated for a long time by Malay, with heavy influences from Islam, but is seen as much more conservative than Indonesia and Malaysia. Changes to Bruneian culture come from the Malay cultures of the Malay Archipelago. Four ages of cultural influence have occurred, animist, Hindu, Islamic, and Western.

Madrasah-i Gawhar Shad
Buzkashi Stadium
Id Gah Mosque.
Ashraf Ghani