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Relations between South Africa
and Brunei Darussalam are cordial. Full diplomatic relations between South Africa
and Brunei were established in October 1996. South Africa is represented on a
non-residential basis by the South African High Commissioner in Malaysia. Brunei
does not have a High Commission in South Africa, the nearest being the Embassy
in Egypt. The Brunei High Commissioner: Singapore presented his credentials in
2002 and is accredited to South Africa on a non-residential basis.
South African Representation in Brunei
African High Commission in Kuala Lumpur,
H E Dr A S Nkomo
High Commissioner Extraordinary &
in South Africa
H E Mr A G Ismail
High Commissioner Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary
High Commissioner Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary of Brunei Darassalum
with residence in Singapore
Visa Requirements for South Africans
more information visit the web site of the Government of Brunei Darussalam
or contact the Embassy of Brunei Darussalam in Egypt.
Hassan Assem Street
Republic of Egypt
Tel. : 09
20 2 341 6365 / 340 6656
Fax : 09 20 2 341 6375
Telex : 22068
on the length of stay, the travellers might need immunisation against hepatitis
A and hepatitis B.
For further information go to Travelers' Health.
Brunei Darussalam has a tropical climate, characterised
by constant humidity and heavy rainfall. Temperatures are high throughout the
year with an extreme annual range of 24C TO 35C. Relative humidity is also high
with an average fluctuation between 67% to 91% throughout the year.
up-to-date weather information click here
The unit of currency is the Brunei Dollar (B$), which
is divided into 100 cents. Notes are issued in denominations of B$1, B$10, B$50,
B$100, B$1,000 and B$10,000. Coins are issued in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 20,
and 50 cent.
For current exchange rates click here.
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please
contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0851/0837
For current information on trade statistics between
South Africa and Afghanistan, visit the web site of the Department of Trade
and Industry of South Africa