Nor Mohamed: Economic Crisis Effects Until 2010

Posted on : 28-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 28, 2009

PENANG, Feb 28 (Bernama) — The effects of the global economic crisis are expected to be felt by Malaysia until 2010, Second Finance Minister Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop said today.

Nor Mohamed: Malaysians must accept reality of prolonged financial crisis

Posted on : 28-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

March 1, 2009

GEORGE TOWN: Malaysians must accept the reality that the global financial crisis is expected to prolong till next year, Second Finance Minister Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop said.

He warned that the country was no longer in a comfort zone.

Malaysia’s Record Strong In Facing Economic Crisis

Posted on : 27-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 27, 2009

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 (Bernama) — Malaysia will be able to manage and ride the effects of the current external volatility by leveraging on its comparative advantages and strong fundamentals, Second Finance Minister Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop said.

Zeti: US pressure on China can destabilise Asia

Posted on : 26-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 27, 2009

LONDON: Washington’s pressure on China to adjust its exchange rate could destabilise Asia, Bank Negara governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz told the Financial Times.

RM226m UMS agri campus

Posted on : 24-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 24, 2009 

Sandakan: A bright future can be expected for the State’s agricultural sector with the setting up of Universiti Malaysia Sabah’s (UMS) School of Sustainable Agriculture, here.
Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman said the expertise of lecturers and researchers at the upcoming campus would be a catalyst in achieving the Government’s goal of empowering the State’s agricultural sector.

Aid for 7 flood-hit Chinese schools

Posted on : 24-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 24, 2009 

Kota Kinabalu: Seven national type Chinese schools affected by the recent floods received immediate financial assistance totalling RM20,000 from the Welfare Fund Foundation of the Sabah National Type Chinese School Association.

RM500 million to improve electricity supply system

Posted on : 20-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 20th, 2009

SANDAKAN: Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd (SESB) has allocated RM500 million this year for a project to improve the electricity supply system in Sabah, its managing director Baharin Din said yesterday.

RM500 MLN TO IMPROVE POWER SUPPLY IN SABAH

Posted on : 20-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

20th February, 2009

SANDAKAN: Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd (SESB) has allocated RM500 million this year to improve the electricity supply system across Sabah.

Banking sector on strong footing to face challenges

Posted on : 20-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

19th February, 2009

KOTA KINABALU (Wed.) The Malaysian banking sector is strong and well-positioned to face the challenges ahead, said Bank Negara Assistant Governor, Dato’ Muhammad bin Ibrahim yesterday.

“The financial crisis 1997-1998 provided the Malaysian banking sector with a strong footing to face the current economic situation,” he said.

Tan: No commitment to SESB

Posted on : 19-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 19, 2009

Kota Kinabalu: The State Government has not made any commitment to put up the coal-fired power plant in Seguntor, Sandakan, Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah said Wednesday.

Musa: No final decision on plant

Posted on : 18-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 18, 2009

CM Datuk Seri Musa said no decision had been made on the proposal to build a coal-fired plant in Sandakan.

He said any decision made would take into account all factors, including the outcome of the EIA report.

To all Sabah Today readers ” Happy Valentine’s Day”

Posted on : 14-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : Greeting

陳樹傑:推动各项利民工程计划已获逾十亿颗外拨款,准备年半内全部完成

Posted on : 12-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

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(亚庇九日讯) 州基本设施发展部长已迄今获得多达十亿令吉的颗外政府拨款,推动以人民为中心的各项工程计划。

Hardcore poor in Sabah down by 5,000

Posted on : 11-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 11, 2009

Kota Kinabalu: Datuk Seri Musa Haji Aman said the poverty eradication programme in Sabah is moving in the right direction as evidenced in the decreasing number of hardcore poor household heads (KIRMTs) last year compared to 2007.

Raymond wants shortlisted projects to be on fast track

Posted on : 11-02-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

10th February, 2009

KOTA KINABALU: Government departments under the Ministry of Infrastructure Development are urged to give greater attention to transparency and speed in the implementation of all shortlisted projects.