Temporary suspension on cross-border activities extended further

The temporary suspension on cross border activities has been extended by 15 days, from tomorrow until September 30, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) announced yesterday.

In a statement, the PMO said the suspension is with the consent of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, and in reference to a PMO media release on the ‘Extension of Temporary Suspension On Cross-Border Activities and Temporary Suspension on Travelling To and From Five Countries of the Indian Subcontinent’ dated August 30.

The temporary suspension applies to the entry of foreign nationals via land and sea ports, including transit through Brunei Darussalam, except for entry and transit travels that have been granted approval by the government of Brunei Darussalam. 

More details on Wednesday’s Borneo Bulletin