The Brunei Economic Development Board (BEDB) is the official body corporate established pursuant to the Brunei Economic Development Act (Chapter 104, Laws of Brunei Darussalam).
The BEDB plays a role in growing and diversifying Brunei Darussalam’s economy towards achieving Wawasan Brunei 2035 by focusing on strategic initiatives that will contribute towards economic development through the increase of export-oriented industries as well as spin-off opportunities for local businesses, thereby providing more employment for locals.
The BEDB conducts high quality research on national economic development initiatives that generate economic benefits to Brunei Darussalam, analyses the findings and makes strategic recommendations.
The BEDB also acts as a frontline agency to facilitate foreign investment into the country and will work closely with investors to understand their business needs. The BEDB will assist in providing information on the local investment climate, developmental requirements, laws and regulations, cost of doing business and project specific information.