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The People's Republic Of China

Bilateral Relations

  • Brunei Darussalam and the People's Republic of China established diplomatic relations on 30 September 1991.
  • Brunei Darussalam and the People's Republic of China formed a Strategic Cooperative Relationship on 5 April 2013.
  • Brunei Darussalam and the People's Republic of China established Sister City relations between Bandar Seri Begawan and Nanjing on 21 November 2011.
  • Both countries cooperate extensively in trade and investment, energy, agriculture, defence, ICT, culture, air services, tourism, health, education and people to people exchanges and share long-standing arrangements such as the Bilateral Consultative Meeting (BCM) at the Senior Officials Level and the Consultation Meeting on Trade, Investment and Economic Cooperation (COMTIEC).
  • RBA currently operates daily flights to Hong Kong and 3 flights a week to Shanghai. In 2013, Brunei received 30,481 Chinese visitors.


Recent Visits to Brunei

2 July 2013

Foreign Minister Wang Yi attended the East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan.

29 Aug 2013

Chang Wanquan, Minister of Defence and State Councilor of the People's Republic of China attended the ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting-Plus in Bandar Seri Begawan.

11 Sept 2013

Liu Zhenmin, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs led a delegation to attend the ASEAN+3 Senior Officials’ Meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan

9–11 Oct 2013

Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of China made an Official Visit to attend ASEAN Related Meetings.

Trade between Brunei and China

B$ '000201120122013
Imports to Brunei276,025507,962508,443
Exports from Brunei635,378435,371197,638


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