Brunei has had the death penalty for decades, yet its last execution took place in 1957, under British rule.
But the same meme has appeared in such far-flung places as Brunei, Kyrgyzstan (there it is again), Tanzania, and Jamaica.
Appropriately enough, Brunei sent a delegation to Saudi Arabia, to see how they implemented shariah there.
In the second episode, Oliver discussed the implementation of Shariah law in the sultanate of Brunei.
The Sultan of Brunei will not have a quasi-Islamist rebellion within the Abode of Peace.
Baker had engaged a Malay as interpreter for the voyage; by good luck he was a native of Brunei.
The Sultan of Brunei had also set his mind on the same young lady.
In about ten minutes, thought Brunei, we should be feeling it.
With this explanation Brooke had to be content, and await the return of the deed from Brunei.
From here, still searching for the Moluccas, they were guided to Borneo, the present city of Brunei.