For the past 17 years the French Bruneian Business Association - F.B.B.A has been active in promoting bilateral trade and business in the country. The Association disseminates relevant economic information and provides networking opportunities for its companies and members. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Zulkarnain bin Haji Hanafi, Minister of Health said the Government of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam is committed towards improving the business environment, not only for domestic businesses but also in attracting Foreign Direct Investment - FDIs into the country. Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia stressed the matter at the F.B.B.A Annual Get-Together 2017 last night.
Yang Berhormat said that business means, among them interaction of lifestyles and diversity, transference of technical knowledge as well as living standards. One of the Ministry of Health's strategic priorities is to prevent and reduce the prevalence of non-communicable diseases. Towards this, the Ministry of Health is aiming to increase health literacy among the society. Brunei Darussalam was announced as the most improved economy in the world for the third year in a row in the World Bank's Doing Business Report 2018 - ranking 56th worldwide. Also present were Her Excellency Loan Forgeron, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to Brunei Darussalam and Pierre Imhof, President of F.B.B.A and Chief Executive Officer of Baiduri Bank Berhad.
Source: Radio Television Brunei