MITI to implement SME outreach programme

Posted on : 31-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

31st July, 2009

KOTA BAHARU: The International Trade and Industry Ministry will implement an outreach programme to approach small and medium-scale entrepreneurs (SMEs) after the launch of the Small and Medium Industries Development Corp (Smidec) rebranding into SME Corporation Malaysia on Aug 17.

Corporate profits to improve, says RAM

Posted on : 29-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

29th July, 2009

KUALA LUMPUR: A renewed sense of political stability and the liberalised investment environment under Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s administration are expected to help improve corporate profits, according to Rating Agency Malaysia (RAM).

Orang Asli happy with Upko: Dompok

Posted on : 28-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

July 28, 2009

The United Pasok Momogun Kadazandusun Murut Organisation (Upko) has come in for praise for getting the Orang Asli to join the party recently.

Targets set for the six Key Result Areas

Posted on : 28-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

July 28, 2009

The Government’s promise of an improved delivery system takes flesh with the Prime Minister’s unveiling of the short-term targets for the six National Key Result Areas.


Posted on : 27-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : Photo

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Beware of bogus NRD agents

Posted on : 27-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

27th July, 2009

SANDAKAN: Bogus agents are on the prowl in Sabah, claiming that they could help facilitate applications for identification documents for a fee of between RM5,000 and RM10,000, Home Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein said yesterday.

Not waste of public funds

Posted on : 25-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

July 25, 2009

Kota Kinabalu: The setting up of another private hospital in Sabah at Wisma Khidmat by the State Government via Sabah Credit Corporation (SCC) is timely and appropriate, said Council of the Justices of the Peace, Sabah (Majaps) President Datuk Clarence Bongkos Malakun.

‘Recovery likely next year’

Posted on : 21-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News


July 21, 2009

Kota Kinabalu: Industrial Development Minister, Datuk Raymond Tan said the economy is expected to recover next year with inflation rising albeit at a moderate pace.

6,337 complaints on govt agencies

Posted on : 20-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

20th July, 2009

KOTA BELUD : The Public Complaints Bureau (PCB) received 6,337 complaints against the public sector agencies in the first six months of this year over dissatisfactory service delivery.

Khidmat hosp in response to SAPP’s complaints: CM

Posted on : 19-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

July 19, 2009

CM Datuk Seri Musa said the initiative to turn Wisma Khidmat into a private hospital is partly in response to the Sabah Progressive Party’s (SAPP) constant complaints of the Rakyat not getting adequate health care following the deterioration of Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s (QEH) main tower building.

2009 ISM (Sabah) Annual Dinner

Posted on : 18-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

18 July 2009

1. Appreciation for the kind invitation. Members of the profession play important role in the whole development process of the State. Reliable professional services is part of the delivery system (whether public or private sector) and it has to be efficient in order to fulfill the many programmes that are already planned.

Local furniture and fixtures sidelined: MD

Posted on : 17-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

July 17th, 2009

TELIPOK: Most, if not all of the furniture and fixtures in Sabah, are imported while locally made products are usually not given a second glance.

High cost of land in industrial park keeps firms away

Posted on : 17-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

July 17th, 2009

TELIPOK: High cost of land in the Kota Kinabalu Industrial Park (KKIP) is the biggest factor deterring small indoor furniture and fixtures operators from relocating their factories there, Industrial Development Minister Datuk Raymond Tan said.


Posted on : 16-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

16 July 2009

Kota Kinabalu.  Gerakan Sabah successfully launched its first series of talk on SME Development by Tan Sri Dato’ Soong Siew Hoong, who is Party Gerakan’s senior Committee Member and the National Council Member and Advisor to the Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce And Industry of Malaysia at its State Office here on Monday night with Datuk Raymond Tan, Gerakan National Vice President and Minister of Industrial Development as the Session Facilitator, said Sabah Gerakan Chairman, Saudara Gordon Leong in his statement.

Hosp ready in one year: CM

Posted on : 16-07-2009 | By : sabah today | In : News

July 16, 2009

Kota Kinabalu: Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman has issued a directive for work to convert Wisma Khidmat into a private hospital to start soon as possible and completed within one year.