1Malaysia Core To Nation Building And Modern Economy – PM

Posted on : 30-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 30, 2010
KUALA LUMPUR, June 30 (Bernama) — The 1Malaysia concept is an integral part of cementing the nation-building process as well as building value for a modern economy, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Malaysian Banks Bullish Of 7.5 Per Cent GDP Growth This Year

Posted on : 30-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 30, 2010
KUALA LUMPUR, June 30 (Bernama) — The Malaysian banking industry is bullish of the country’s growth and expects the gross domestic product (GDP) to grow 7.5 per cent this year.

Comprehensive transformation needed

Posted on : 30-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

30th June, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia needs to make a comprehensive transformation to enable the country to be among high income nations by 2020, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

6 Per Cent Annual GDP Growth Achievable, Says Najib

Posted on : 30-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 30, 2010
KUALA LUMPUR, June 30 (Bernama) — The target of six per cent annual growth for real gross domestic product (GDP) on the road for Malaysia to become a high-income nation may be ambitious but it is achievable, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said.

He said that in order to meet the target, public investment in the economy must play a relatively smaller role than private investment.

FOCUS ON SERVING THE PEOPLE, SAYS NAJIB

Posted on : 30-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

30th June, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said it is not the time yet to decide on the allocation of Barisan Nasional (BN) seats in Sabah for the next general election.

“I have not made any decision about anything … Leave it to me to decide what is best for Sabah,” the Prime Minister told reporters after conducting a walkabout at the Lido Market along Jalan Penampang here yesterday.

MPOB urged to seek more R&D collaboration with private sector

Posted on : 29-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

29th June, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) has been urged to actively seek more collaboration with the private sector in ensuring the success of its research programmes as well as more effective commercialisation of promising research findings.

Sabah exporters are urged to participate

Posted on : 28-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

29th June, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Export-ready companies were yesterday urged to participate in the 7th China-Asean Expo (Caexpo) to be held in Nanning, the capital city of Guangxi Shuang Autonomous Area. The call was made by Syed Zahirulddin, Sabah Director of Matrade during the seminar to prepare for the regional expo to be held from October 20 to 24.

Green corridors the size of Iceland to be set up under 10MP

Posted on : 28-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

28th June, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s plans to conserve two massive green corridors in the Peninsula and in Sabah and Sarawak under the 10th Malaysia Plan (10MP) will cover a combined area the size of Iceland.

Work together to transform nation: PM

Posted on : 28-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

28th June, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday called on Malaysians to work hand-in-hand with him to achieve something extraordinary, in transforming and leading Malaysia towards something better.

‘Gerakan won’t be bullied’

Posted on : 27-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

27 June 2010

PAPAR: Parti Gerakan Vice-President, Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah(pic), said he will not let anyone, including those within Barisan Nasional (BN), to bully Gerakan.

Cabotage Policy is no good: FSM

Posted on : 27-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

27th June, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: The Federation of Sabah Manufacturers (FSM) is again calling for the total liberalisation of the Cabotage Policy.

Matrade briefing on China Asean Expo (Caexpo) next Monday

Posted on : 25-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

25th June, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: A conference on the 7th China Asean Expo (Caexpo) will be held at the Pacific Sutera next Monday (June 28) from 10am to 12 noon, Matrade’s Sabah director Syed Zahirulddin Syed Ali disclosed this yesterday.

UPGRADE FOR QEH II

Posted on : 25-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

25th June, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) II (pictured) in Luyang is being upgraded.

H1N1 positive cases dropped 31.9 per cent last week

Posted on : 24-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

24th June, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: The number of Influenza A (H1N1) positive cases registered a 31.9 per cent drop last week compared with the previous week said Director-general of Health Tan Sri Dr Mohd Ismail Merican.

RM100 Million For Amanah Wawasan 2020-Bandar To Help Hardcore And Urban Poor

Posted on : 24-06-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

June 24, 2010
KUALA LUMPUR, June 24 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on Thursday launched the Amanah Saham Wawasan 2020-Bandar (ASW-2020-Bandar) scheme with an allocation of RM100 million to help the hardcore poor and urban poor to earn extra income from the annual dividends and other returns derived from their investment.