“The exhibition, which will take place at Times Square Mall on April 5th,
French Embassy, aiming at showcasing some of the main aspects of France’s economic and cultural
presence in Brunei Darussalam. First of all, the aim is to show the interest of French groups in the
Sultanate and the potential it offers for the reinforcement of bilateral business, as well as the trust
they place in the vibrant future of Brunei Darussalam. The Exhibition also aims at developing a better
awareness of the general public about what France has to offer. “His Excellency Jean Yves Berthault,
Ambassador of France in Brunei Darussalam.
Videos will display the marvellous landscape and cultural heritage of France, with the scope of
encouraging tourism (Air France will offer two airplane tickets for the lucky draw).
Students will be informed of possibilities of studying in France, the third global destination for
foreign students (Campus France, based in Singapore).
France would like to encourage the development of cooperation in vocational studies, in order to
respond to the VISION 2035 of the Sultanate, as well as to its determination in favouring economic
diversification. The first cooperation of this kind, which will start its activities next month, will be
shown with Institut de Soudure (welding) having demos, and explaining to potential students the
benefits of such careers.
Language study will occupy its due place, with the participation of Alliance Francaise.
Large French group are supporting the event, Peugeot which won the prized “car of the year award
“for 2014, will showcase its latest model and Michelin will display its up to date technologies.
is an initiative of the
Schneider Electric, the recognized world leader in electricity, automation management and energy
efficiency will showcase its most innovative SMART CITIES concept in the event.
Total of course which represents France’s most significant investment in the country and will even
develop further in the years to come, will also be present at the event.
The French Brunei Business Association (FBBA) will once more have an occasion to demonstrate its
We should not forget that if there is one thing that France and Brunei have in common, it’s their
dedication to “food culture”. There will be demonstrations of French cuisine for the pleasure and
interest of the public. Everything HALAL of course!
Come and Join us on the 5th
the chance to win exciting prizes that include two airplane tickets for a TRIP to Paris courtesy of Air
France, which will also give special promotional fares to all the visitors from Brunei to Paris.
This event, organized by the French Embassy in Brunei Darussalam with support from Total, FBBA,
Amundi , Michelin, Peugeot, Institut de Soudure, Alliance Francaise, Air France, Schneider Electric
and Campus France, has been approved by the Ministry of Home Affairs.
of April 2014 at Times Square Mall.