The Tourism sector was among those that were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Minister of Primary resources and Tourism, the number of tourist arrivals to the country showed a decrease last year. However, the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism continues to actively promote domestic tourism.
Yang Berhormat said in ensuring tourism related businesses and continuity, the Tourism Development Department in collaboration with stakeholders has held domestic tourism promotion activities especially through the promotion of local food at all districts in Brunei Darussalam. Currently, the Tourism sector has provided 3,152 jobs of which 70 percent is filled by locals.
Source: Radio Television Brunei