Ministry of Health (Brunei)

The Ministry of Health (MOH or MoH; Malay: Kementerian Kesihatan) is a cabinet-level ministry in the Government of Brunei which oversees health system in the country. The ministry is headed by the Minister of Health and the incumbent is Md Isham bin Jaafar.[1][2]

Ministry of Health
Kementerian Kesihatan
Ministry overview
JurisdictionGovernment of Brunei
HeadquartersBandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
4°55′15″N 114°56′42″E / 4.920762°N 114.944952°E / 4.920762; 114.944952Coordinates: 4°55′15″N 114°56′42″E / 4.920762°N 114.944952°E / 4.920762; 114.944952
Annual budgetIncrease$345 million BND (2018)
Minister responsible


In the fiscal year 2018-19, the budget for Ministry of Health is allocated 345 million Brunei dollars ($262M as of March 2018),[3][4][5] an increase from B$324 million in the previous year.[6][7]


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  2. ^ "Sultan attends swearing in ceremony of new health minister – Borneo Bulletin Online". Borneo Bulletin Online. 2017-12-05. Retrieved 2018-01-14.
  3. ^ "MoH tables B$345 million budget | Borneo Bulletin Online". Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  4. ^ "Health Ministry to focus spending on improving patient care, reducing NCDs - The Scoop". The Scoop. 2018-03-18. Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  5. ^ "XE: Convert BND/USD. Brunei Darussalam Dollar to United States Dollar". Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  6. ^ "$323.8M for health | Borneo Bulletin Online". Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  7. ^ "14th LegCo session ends with $5.3B budget passed - The Scoop". The Scoop. 2018-03-21. Retrieved 2018-03-21.

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