🇧🇳 Bandar Seri Begawan (formerly known as Brunei Town; Arabic: بندر سري بكاوان) is the capital and largest city of Brunei. It is officially governed as a municipality. Bandar Seri Begawan forms part of the the Brunei-Muara District. The metro area is home to over half the population of the country. Economy The city produces furniture, textiles, handicrafts, and timber.
Bandar Seri Begawan is rated Sufficiency by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Sufficiency level cities are cities that have a sufficient degree of services so as not to be overly dependent on world cities.
Bandar Seri Begawan has a population of over 100,700 people. Bandar Seri Begawan also forms the centre of the wider Bandar Seri Begawan metropolitan area which has a population of over 279,924 people.