Relations between Türkiye and Brunei Darussalam

Türkiye established diplomatic relations with Brunei Darussalam on 01 January 2984 and opened Embassy in Bandar Seri Begawan on 15 October 2013. The Brunei Embassy in Ankara was opened on 8 January 2014.

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei visited Türkiye on 8-10 April 2012. It was the first visit at the level of Head of State between the two countries.

H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, then in his capacity as Prime Minister, visited Brunei on 9-10 November 2012.

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei also participated at the 13th Islamic Summit Conference of OIC in İstanbul on 14-15 April 2016.

H.E. Dato Seri Setia Lim Jock Seng, Minister Foreign Affairs and Trade II of Brunei Darussalam, visited Türkiye on 5 April 2012.

Lastly, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu paid a visit to Brunei on 6-7 November 2018.

12 Bruneian citizens are currently registered to be resident in Türkiye while 49 Turkish citizens reside in Brunei, as of January 2022.

Under Türkiye Scholarships, 7 Bruneian students have been awarded scholarship for higher education at Turkish universities so far.