PM announces slew of liberalisation measures (Update 2)

Posted on : 30-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 30, 2009

KUALA LUMPUR: The 30% bumiputra equity requirement for Malaysian companies seeking public listing is now repealed, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak (full speech below).

Sabah firms urged to take part in China-Asean Expo

Posted on : 26-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

26th June, 2009

KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia is enlarging its participation in the sixth edition of the China-Asean Expo (CAEXPO) to be held in Nanning, China from October 20 to 24 from 100 booths to 169 this year, said Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) manager for East Asia/Asean section of International Network and Trade Promotion Division, Suresh Kumar Palasanthiran.

Not one to claim credit, says Tan

Posted on : 25-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 25, 2009

Kota Kinabalu: State Industrial Development Minister Datuk Raymond Tan said he will never attempt to claim credit if the proposed coal-fired power plant in Sandakan is cancelled.

Economy to improve 2H, positive growth in 2010

Posted on : 24-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

24 Jun 2009

KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian economy is expected to perform better in the second half of the year and show positive growth in 2010, said Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Jacob Dungau Sagan.

Sabah conducive for downstream processing

Posted on : 24-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

24 June 2009

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is noted for its agriculture, aquaculture and other resource-based activities and well recognized for having a conducive environment for downstream processing of high value added products said Deputy Minister (Industry) of Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Datuk Jacob Dungau Sagan.

Sabah records RM12.4b trade in Jan-April 2009

Posted on : 24-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

24th June, 2009

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah’s total trade for January to April this year amounted to RM12.4 billion with exports at RM8.7 billion and imports, RM3.7 billion.

SABAH AIMS TO BE LOCATION OF CHOICE FOR RESOURCE-BASED MANUFACTURING

Posted on : 24-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

24th June, 2009

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah aims to be the preferred location for investment in resource-based manufacturing by 2025.

MITI to study proposal on Cabotage Policy

Posted on : 24-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

Jacob(left) and Tan at the opening ceremony.

Jacob(left) and Tan at the opening
ceremony.

24th June, 2009

KOTA KINABALU: The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) will study the proposal from Sabah manufacturers to have the Cabotage Policy further liberalized before taking it to the Ministry of Transport for further action.

Tawau Chinese High School needs RM1 million

Posted on : 23-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 23, 2009

KOTA KINABALU: The Tawau Chinese High School needs about RM1 million annually to run its operation and now they are in the process of raising the money, said Industrial Development Minister Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah.

Why we picked a national party: Jimmy

Posted on : 23-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 23, 2009

Tawau: The many Sabahans working in peninsula and the need to engage in national issues are among the reasons for former SAPP members joining Gerakan.

Go down to the ground, Chinese School Mgmt Committee told

Posted on : 23-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 23, 2009
KOTA KINBALU: The Sabah National Type Chinese School Management Committee has been encouraged to go down to the ground and get feed back from the Chinese Independent schools that require assistant from the government.

Sabah Games (Sukan Sabah IV)

Posted on : 22-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : Photo

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Rumah Terbuka Pesta Kaamatan 2009

Posted on : 21-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : Photo

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RM23m for district products

Posted on : 19-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 19, 2009

Kota Kinabalu: The State Government has allocated RM23 million for the period between this year and 2010 for the enhancement and development of the One District One Industry (SDSI) programme.

GOVT WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP SDSI PROGRAMME

Posted on : 19-06-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

19th June, 2009

KOTA KINABALU: The state government will continue to develop the “one district one industry” (SDSI) programme in Sabah.