Wahlspruch: Brunei Darussalam
|office language (n)||Malaiisch|
|capital||Bandar series Begawan|
|system of government||absolutist Sultanate of|
|surface||5,770 km ²|
|number of inhabitants||372.361 (conditions July 2005)|
|population density||of 64 inhabitants per km ²|
|gros domestic product/inhabitants||approx. 24,000 US-$ (2004)|
|time belt||UTC + 8|
|national anthem||Ya Allah lanjutkan la usia Duli tuanku|
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] geography climatic diagram Anduki (Brunei) turned at the north coast of the island. The surface of the national territory is split and complete from a river valley belonging to Malaysia from the Malaysian Federal State Sarawak enclosed. Brunei has thus only one neighbour, Malaysia.
The today's national territory of Brunei represents the remainder of a sultanate far larger in earlier times, that in former times (between that 16. and that 19. Century) roughly the complete north coast thatRule range of the Sultans of Brunei assigned.
the bloom time of the sultanate of Brunei was appropriate for 15 between that. and that 17. Century, at that time extended its control over completely Borneo andthe southern Philippines. Whereupon one period of the decay, by domestic disputes around the succession to the throne, followed that the expansion of European colonial powers and Piraterie was accelerated. In the year 1888 Brunei fell under British protectorate.
The Sultan of the then protectorate Bruneiannounced to 29. September 1959 the first written condition of the country. This planned among other things the education per a legislative and a carrying out advice. Administratively a separation from Sarawak took place, so that both protectorates received one High Commissioner each.The competence for defense and foreign policy lay further in the hands of Great Britain.
Brunei is divided into four administrative districts:
- Brunei and Muara
The gross domestic product per head amounted to 2004 approx. 24,000 US Dollar.
Brunei has its own airline, the Royal Brunei airlines
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