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Brunei backflips on same-sex death penalty following international backlash

by Christian Fleetwood

It appears the Sultan of Brunei has finally come to his senses. About bloody time, we say.

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STA Travel cuts ties with Royal Brunei Airlines over country’s new anti-gay laws

Originally, we were going to use a pic of a woodchopper taking down a tree with an axe to illustrate this story, but this iStock number fits much better with the headline.

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Virgin Australia axes deal with Royal Brunei Airlines, as state-owned hotels hide on social media

by Huntley Mitchell

This story has everything: a severing of ties between two airlines, hotels in hiding and an online petition that’s about to reach its goal.

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“Boycott these hotels”: Ellen DeGeneres publishes list of Brunei’s state-owned accommodation

by Christian Fleetwood

US talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has joined fellow celebs Clooney and Elton in calling for a boycott of Brunei’s state-owned hotels.

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Same-sex couple allegedly told by Smartraveller to “act heterosexual” ahead of Brunei stop-over

by Christian Fleetwood

Proving that Brunei’s strict new laws are the talk of the travel sector comes these fresh allegations.

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George Clooney and Elton John call for boycott of Brunei-owned hotels

Two of the world’s biggest celebrities have urged travellers to boycott Brunei-owned luxury hotels. Find out why here.

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Hotel Review: Ulu Ulu National Park Resort

by Kate Webster

Nestled on the banks of the Temburong and Belalong rivers, is the eco-style resort, Ulu Ulu National Park Resort.

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Hotel Review: The Empire Hotel and Country Club

by Kate Webster

Synonymous with Brunei the Empire Hotel and Country Clubthe is grand in her stature.

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Royal Brunei enticing travellers to pack their bags

by Zoe Samios

Royal Brunei Airlines has released a massive sale, offering travellers discounted return fares to all destinations.

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Brunei‚Äòs ‚Äúlimited” product posing tourism challenge

Additional tourism products are needed in Brunei to drive visitor demand, with Royal Brunei Airlines forced to think laterally to […]

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The room money can't buy

It was good enough for Bill Clinton and it was intended for President Barack Obama before the US shutdown hampered […]

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Brunei told to sell Beverly Hills hotel amid boycott

Beverly Hills is demanding the Sultan of Brunei sell a hotel in the celebrity-rich US city, after he introduced a […]

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