27th February, 2016
KUALA LUMPUR: The World Bank is confident that Malaysia will experience 8.0 per cent Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth by 2030, on top of normal growth, driven by the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).
Posted on : 26-02-2016 | By : sabah today | In : News
February 26, 2016
PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday launched the Sabah and Sarawak Biomass Industry Development Plan, which he described as a major milestone in Malaysia’s bid to become South East Asia’s premier biomass processing hub.
26 February 2016
PUTRAJAYA: New industries must be explored to lessen the country’s dependency on traditional commodities, especially in current times when prices are sliding, said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
The Prime Minister said developing new industries, like the biomass sector, had great potential for the country.
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February 23, 2016
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Umno Liaison Committee chairman Datuk Seri Musa Haji Aman said the 14th general election would be the real test for Umno and he called for increased work movement and maximisation of the party’s machinery efficiency.
Posted on : 22-02-2016 | By : sabah today | In : News
February 22, 2016
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said he has held on to three principles in his 40 years in politics, and that he would not destroy Umno, which was built by his late father and Malaysia’s second prime minister Tun Abdul Razak Hussein.
February 20, 2016
KOTA KINABALU: Petronas is conducting a series of tests on the Sabah-Sarawak Gas Pipeline (SSGP) from February 15 to July 3 as part of its continuous efforts to ensure the integrity and safety of SSGP that runs from Kimanis, Sabah to Bintulu, Sarawak.
Posted on : 18-02-2016 | By : sabah today | In : News
February 18, 2016
SUNNYLANDS, California: Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has described the just-concluded US-Asean Leaders Summit hosted by United States President Barack Obama here as successful, productive and very significant.
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February 16, 2016
KOTA KINABALU: The Sapangar Bay Container Port (SBCP) expansion in the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) marks a significant recognition to Sabah port infrastructure needs to balance the state’s economic development, Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Joseph Pairin Kitingan said.
Posted on : 14-02-2016 | By : sabah today | In : News
February 14, 2016
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is looking forward to strengthening cooperation on finance, infrastructure and inter-connectivity with China.
Disclosing this yesterday, Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Haji Aman said the State Government hoped that more capable Chinese companies will invest in Sabah.
February 1, 2016
KOTA KINABALU: Datuk Yeo Boon Hai will officially be the first Chinese mayor of Kota Kinabalu City tomorrow, February 2.
Chief Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Aman said Yeo, the current City Hall director general, will replace the city’s third mayor, Datuk Abidin Madingkir, whose term of service expires today, February 1.
January 29, 2016
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is all set to be part of the world’s largest trade pact after the Senate yesterday gave a clear go-ahead for the country to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).
The Upper House, in a special meeting here, approved, based on a voice vote, the motion to back Malaysia’s participation in the TPPA.
Posted on : 28-01-2016 | By : sabah today | In : News
January 28, 2016
KUALA LUMPUR: Following are the highlights of the special address by Prime Minister and Finance Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun
Razak on the recalibration and restructuring of the 2016 Budget presented at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre today.
January 24, 2016
KOTA KINABALU: The state government will not allow anyone to break the harmony that has long existed between Sabah’s multi-ethnic, multiracial and multi-religious people.
“I wish to take this opportunity to stress that we will not allow any parties or individuals to disrupt harmony between people of different faiths, and unity among races that we have built over the years in Sabah,” stressed Chief Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Aman at the launch of the Dragon, Unicorn and Lion Dance Festival at Likas Sports Complex here yesterday.
January 22, 2016
KUCHING: Sarawak tidak terkecuali daripada tindakan untuk meningkatkan kesiapsiagaan polis dalam menghadapi sebarang kemungkinan termasuk ancaman daripada militan Islamic State (IS).
Ketua Polis Negara Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar berkata, polis terutama cawangan khas menjalankan beberapa operasi proaktif bagi memastikan militan berkenaan tidak mengambil kesempatan dalam perkembangan yang berlaku.
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22nd January, 2016
KOTA KINABALU: The Federation of Sabah Industries (FSI) has asked the Ministry of Industrial Development (MID) to accord special attention to Sabah SMIs and SMEs’ growth, more so now amid GST, Minimum Wages and declining Ringgit that push up the already high costs that hit mostly small players.