Economy recovers as GDP grew by 6.7pc in Q2

In the second quarter of 2019, Brunei Darussalam’s gross domestic product (GDP) at current prices was valued at BND4.7 billion compared to BND4.6 billion in Q2 2018. The Oil and Gas sector was valued at BND2.9 billion accounting for 60.5 per cent of the total gross value added (GVA), according to the Department of Economic Planning and Development (JPKE). More details in Saturday’s Borneo Bulletin.