Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah looks to Beijing for succor as his nation’s oil and gas reserves run dry
- Nile Bowie
- Asia Times
Brunei’s ruler, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, is in a race against time as his nation’s once deep stores of oil and gas rapidly run dry.
While other foreign investors up stakes, China is giving the Southeast Asian sultanate a new lease on economic life.
But one major…