Rise in women in government sector

Brunei Darussalam is in sixth position in Southeast Asia in terms of hiring more women to the government sector, an Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) report revealed. The report ‘Government At a Glance: Southeast Asia 2019’ stated that based on the report, the share of women in public-sector employment in the sultanate increased to around 47 per cent between 2009 and 2016. More details in Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin