Temporary suspension on travel from Indonesia

By 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, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) today informed that following the on-going situation of COVID-19 in Indonesia, approvals on the entry for foreign nationals departing from or through Indonesia are temporarily suspended with immediate effect until further notice.

This applies to entry travels of all foreign nationals departing from or through any airport in Indonesia (direct flight) or travelling from Indonesia to Brunei Darussalam via transit at any other airport.

The temporary suspension also applies to foreign nationals who have been granted pre-approvals to enter Brunei Darussalam from Indonesia.

File photo shows newly arrived passengers at the Brunei International Airport being ushered. PHOTO: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI

More details on Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin