Category Archives: Trading

Govt carrying out final phase of feasibility study on Labuan bridge project – Annuar

KUALA LUMPUR, The government is in the final phase of conducting a feasibility study on building a bridge connecting Labuan to mainland Borneo, especially Sabah.   Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa said his ministry and the Works Ministry

PKNS encourages subsidiaries to explore various business opportunities

SHAH ALAM The Selangor State Development Corporation (PKNS) has asked its subsidiaries to be ready to explore business opportunities in various sectors to restore their financial performance which was also affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.   PKNS chief executive officer

TECHFEST2020, Road to WCIT Malaysia to attract 4,000 participants — PIKOM

KUALA LUMPUR, The National Tech Association of Malaysia (PIKOM) expects its “TECHFEST2020” and “Road to World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) Malaysia” events will attract  4,000 international visionaries, captains of industry, government leaders and academics from over 80 countries.  

Sabah’s economy: Two years too short to gauge Warisan’s performance – Darell

  KOTA KINABALU, The two-year period that Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) was in power in Sabah was too short to gauge the economic performance of the state under the party.   Commenting on former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun

Ministry to expedite setting up of national body on music industry

KUALA TERENGGANU The Communications and Multimedia Ministry via the Creative Industry Task Force, will expedite the establishment of a national body related to the music industry.   Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said, the national body, among others, will be responsible

DBKL identifies sites, buildings for KL Heritage Trail

KUALA LUMPUR Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) has identified 353 historic areas in the city centre to be included as new tourist attractions, said mayor Datuk Nor Hisham Ahmad Dahlan.   He said the buildings and sites located in these

Sabah to launch third cooking oil brand in Keningau

  TUARAN  Sabah is expected to launch another local cooking oil product next month in the district of Keningau.   Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said it would be the third cooking oil brand produced by the

Urban Farming Programme well-received by Malaysians – Kiandee

KUANTAN The Urban Farming Programme (PPB) has received encouraging response from individuals and small groups who are interested to grow short-term crops, said Agriculture and Food Industry Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee.   He said the encouraging response in

Hardcore poor’s income improved through Rantau Manis Agropolitan Project

  GUA MUSANG The South Kelantan Agropolitan Project in Rantau Manis near here, introduced 18 years ago at a cost of RM240 million, has helped improve the income of the  hardcore poor in the state.   Minister in the Prime

Penang proposes increase in cap for income tax relief to boost tourism

  GEORGE TOWN The Penang government has proposed to the federal government to consider an increase in the cap for RM1,000 income tax relief on spending pertaining to domestic tourism.   State Tourism, Arts, Culture and Heritage Committee chairman, Yeoh