Wishing all readers Happy New Year 2011!

Posted on : 31-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : Greeting

Prospects for Sabah good in terms of awards, contracts

Posted on : 30-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

30TH December 2010

ECONOMIC prospects for Sabah are definitely good in terms of the awards and contracts for Sabah and Sarawak players.

Bullish economy into 2011: OSK

Posted on : 30-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

30TH December 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Based on research by the OSK-DMG economics research team, we remain very bullish on the economy.
Deputy head of OSK research Sdn Bhd, Jeffrey Tan, said in terms of the Year To Date (YTD) 2010 performance of the market, it has pretty much panned out as expected.

90,000 acres to receive Communal Title

Posted on : 30-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

30 December 2010

KOTA KINABALU: The Land and Survey Department has planned to issue Communal Title involving 90,000 acres in nine districts in the state next year.

2011 should be the year of 1M’sia, says Tsu Koon

Posted on : 29-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

29th December, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: The year 2011 should see all Malaysian re-dedicating them on ensuring the philosophy of 1Malaysia in nation-building is well-promoted based on Rukun Negara and the Federal Constitution, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon.

Celebrate with 1M’sia concept in mind: CM

Posted on : 25-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 25, 2010

Kota Kinabalu: Malaysians in Sabah have been urged to fully understand the 1Malaysia concept and subscribe to its true principles as the people move ahead in unity with the rest of the nation.

RM53.9b revenue from palm oil in 11 months

Posted on : 24-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

24th December, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Revenue from exports of palm oil during the first 11 months of this year increased to RM53.92 billion from RM49.59 billion for the same period last year.

Bristeel Properties purchases 8.15 acres of land at POIC

Posted on : 24-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

24th December, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Kota Kinabalu-based Bristeel Properties Sdn Bhd confirmed yesterday the purchase of 8.15 acres of land at the Palm Oil Industrial Cluster (POIC) in Lahad Datu.

Diplomatic community supports Prime Minister’s economic strategy

Posted on : 24-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

24th December, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: The diplomatic community supports Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s economic strategy and looks forward to its successful implementation.

Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Malaysia, Vincent Piket, said Malaysia is following a path of economic and social renewal as well as modernisation.

首长吁州内县官 简化程序提升效率

Posted on : 22-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

22 December 2010

(亚庇讯)首长拿督慕沙阿曼呼吁州内各地县官,在执行政府政策时,尽量在程序上将之简化,以提升各阶层传递系统。

他强调,政府如今正加倍努力提升沙巴的贫穷问题,以达致零度贫穷目标,各县署应在这方面全力配合,方有望落实。

Juhar is the new TYT

Posted on : 22-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 22, 2010

Kota Kinabalu: The Speaker of the State Legislative Assembly, Datuk Juhar Haji Mahiruddin, 57, will be the 10th Yang di-Pertua Negeri Sabah, the Daily Express reliably learnt Tuesday.

The way forward for Malaysian SMI/SMEs

Posted on : 21-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 21, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: The small and medium industries (SMIs) and the small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) are major contributors to Malaysia’s economy and serve as the backbone for the nation’s industrial goals.

Green tech can turn waste into cash: NGO

Posted on : 17-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

17th December, 2010

KOTA KINABALU: Green technology that turns wastes into value can be a second source of Gross Domestic Growth (GDP) growth, according to a non-governmental organisation (NGO) that promotes green purchasing and adoption of sustainable consumption and production methodologies.

Govt confident of 7 pct growth for this year

Posted on : 16-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

16th December, 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is confident of a seven per cent economic growth in 2010 following the positive growth recorded in the first nine-months of the year.

Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop said economic growth this year would be more favourable than forecast earlier although there were still signs of global economic instability.

Malaysia ranked 57th out of 169 on Human Development Index by United Nations

Posted on : 14-12-2010 | By : sabah today | In : News

14 December 2010

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia ranked 57th out of 169 countries in the high human development category of the Human Development Index (HDI), well ahead of Thailand (ranked 92), Indonesia (108th) and Vietnam (113th).