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The Empire Hotel & Country Club
Consisting of a Grand Ballroom, meetings rooms and open roof-deck areas. The Grand Ballroom seats up to 1,500 guests for a formal dinner and up to 3,000 for cocktail receptions or theatre style seating. Accommodating, flexible and professional, our floorplans and events areas can be reconfigured to suit any event. Hosting a casual party for 700 or a formal presentation to one? From large rooms to small rooms, we have fully functional spaces to fit your group and your budget. Not to mention all the technology to fit your needs and help your people perform. The Empire Theatre is a luxurious arena for up to 500 persons. High technology. Warm Bruneian service with personal attention to your business needs. Accommodating, flexible and professional.
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National MICE bureau
Brunei Tourism - Ministry of Industry And Primary Resources offers services and support for event organisers.
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Major International Airports and Visa Information
Brunei International Airport (www.civil-aviation.gov.bn) A taxi journey to the city costs between BND$10.00 and BND$20.00 and takes about 15 minutes. A public bus services plies between the Arrival Hall and the city from 0600 to midnight. A single fare costs below BND$2.00 and the exact fare must be prepared as no change will be given. Car rentals are available.

No visas are needed for: 90 days - the US; 30 days - Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Slovakia, UAE and the UK; 14 days - Canada, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Liechtenstein, the Maldives, Peru, the Philippines, Switzerland, Thailand and Vietnam. Visa-on-arrival is granted for: Up to 30 days - Australia and Kuwait; Up to 14 days - Bahrain and Qatar. Entry by Diplomatic and Official Passport is granted for: 30 days - Iran; 14 days - Cambodia, Myanmar, Ukraine and China (visa-on-arrival is granted to genuine Chinese tourists handled by official travel agents or sponsors). A 72-hour transit visa-on-arrival is available to all nationalities except for Israeli passport holders. For updates go to www.mofat.gov.bn/visainformation/visaarrangements.htm. Source: www.bruneitourism.travel
Convention Centres
International Convention Centre (www.iccbrunei.com) A 20-hectare complex minutes away from Bandar Seri Begawan International Airport and a five-minute drive from Bandar Seri Begawan's commercial centre. Facilities include a 3,258m2 Plenary Hall, several multipurpose halls, meeting rooms and atriums, a restaurant and a media secretariat room.