Category Archives: Politics

‘CM’s Vision to Further Develop Sarawak Should Be Supported’

KUCHING: The vision of Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg to further develop Sarawak should be supported as his initiatives are implemented for the good of the people, said prominent Chinese community leader Dato Richard Wee.He said t...

MALAYSIA: ORANG UTAN POPULATION IN SABAH STATE STABLE OVER 20 YEARS, SAYS 2 NGOS

KOTA KINABALU, Sabah state, Malaysia The majority of the orang utan population in Sabah state have been relatively stable over the past 20 years due to the creation of new fully protected forests by the state government, say non-government organisation...

CM, Wife Enhance Ties With Key Chinese Folk

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg and his wife Datin Patinggi Dato Juma'ani Tuanku Bujang were in Chinese New Year mood as they visited the open house events hosted by several prominent members of the Chinese community

FIVE MORE TV CHANNELS TO BE INTRODUCED IN MYANMAR

YANGON, Myanmar, Five more private group companies, have signed a cooperation agreement with the state-run Myanmar Radio and Television (MRTV), to operate as content providers, for digital free-to-air TV channels, in a multi-play out system of MRTV, i...

MALAYSIAN ENGINEER RICHARD LAU RELEASED ON BAIL – FOREIGN MINISTER ANIFAH

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Feb 17 -- Malaysian civil engineer, Richard Lau Yi Lok, who was detained at Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) Central Prison in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), was released on bail Thursday at 4.30pm local time (8.30pm Malaysian

Sarawak-Born Gloria Creates History

KUALA LUMPUR: Gloria Corina Peter Tiwet, director of the Sarawak Regional Office in the Foreign Ministry, has created history by becoming the first Sarawak-born woman of Dayak ethnicity to be appointed as a Malaysian envoy.Gloria, who will be the new

WORKING VISIT OF THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF MALAYSIA, DATO’ SRI ANIFAH AMAN TO KUWAIT CITY, KUWAIT, 13 FEBRUARY 2018

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia, Dato' Sri Anifah Aman will lead a delegation to the Ministerial Meeting of the Global Coalition against ISIS/Da'esh in Kuwait City on 13 February 2018. He will be accompanied by officials of the

Setting Up Of High-Level Committee On MA63 Good For Sarawak, Says Abdul Karim

KUCHING: The recent announcement that Putrajaya will set up a high-level committee to negotiate with Sarawak on outstanding issues regarding the state's rights under the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) should augur well for Sarawak.Tourism, Arts, Cultur...

More To Be Done To Close Devt Gap In Sarawak, Assures PM

KUCHING: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has assured Sarawakians that a lot more would be done to zero out the development gap in the state.He said as the prime minister, he would want to see every corner of

‘Tap Into Halal Food Opportunities In Japan’

KUCHING: Local companies are urged to tap into halal food business opportunities in Japan during the coming Tokyo Olympic and Para-Olympic games in 2020.In making the call, Assistant Minister of Entrepreneur and Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Develo...