Malaysia should ‘Look East’ for devt model

Posted on : 31-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

31st October, 2011

LANGKAWI: Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia and other Islamic countries should look to other Eastern countries and not the West as a model for their development.

Lajim is slapping his own face

Posted on : 30-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : Uncategorized

30 October 2011

UMNO supreme Council member Datuk Lajim Ukin has expressed his support for Kalabakan MP Datuk Ghapur Salleh’s call to the BN leadership not to field any candidate from the peninsula-based Parti Gerakan in Sabah the coming election.

Sabah Govt thanks Najib, Petronas for big projects

Posted on : 28-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 28, 2011

Tuaran: The Sabah Government has thanked Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) management for meeting the request by Sabahans with the launch of big projects in the State.

Moody’s sees positive outlook for oil & gas E&P in Asia

Posted on : 28-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

28th October, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: Moody’s Investors Service sees a positive outlook for the oil and gas (O&G) exploration and production (E&P) industry in the Asia Pacific, in line with the outlook for the global industry.

Labuan hosts Asean’s largest oil and gas expo

Posted on : 27-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

27 October 2011
LABUAN: Labuan, after being recognised as an oil and gas hub, is hosting the biggest oil and gas expo, boosting the island’s economic stature to greater heights in the region.

The inaugural three-day expo from Nov 2 sponsored by Labuan Shipyard Engineering Sdn Bhd (LSE) will see 160 foreign and local participants.

Subscribe to politics of accommodation — Salleh

Posted on : 27-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 27, 2011

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Umno deputy liaison chief Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak is urging the state Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties to subscribe to politics of accommodation and respect the judgment and decision of Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman with regard to political appointments, particularly members of the state cabinet.

‘Undergraduates must become creators of transformation’

Posted on : 27-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 27, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on Tuesday outlined five major aspects of the roles played by undergraduates as partners in the country’s development, including becoming the creators of transformation instead of spreading controversies.

Aussie government’s rejection of compulsory palm oil labelling is good news, says Najib latest!

Posted on : 27-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 27, 2011

PERTH, Australia: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said today that the rejection of the proposal for compulsory palm oil labelling by the Australian government, is very much welcomed, especially for Malaysia’s oil palm industry.“The Australian government is not supporting the proposal for compulsory palm oil labelling,” he told the Malaysian media on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) here today.

Options to deal with investors, says Tan

Posted on : 26-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 26, 2011

Kota Kinabalu: Land leases with a purchase option is one of the ways to attract investors to Sabah, Industrial Development Minister Datuk Raymond Tan said on Tuesday.

He said this when responding to issues raised at the Sabah Domestic Investment Seminar 2011.

“Happy Deepavali!”

Posted on : 26-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : Greeting

Impact analysis on liberalisation from cabotage proposed

Posted on : 26-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 26, 2011

KOTA KINABALU: An impact analysis on the partial liberalisation of the cabotage policy affecting operational costs in Sabah and Sarawak needs to be carried out, according to Industrial Development Minister Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah.

Petronas Training Centre to boost participation by Sabahans in O&G sector

Posted on : 26-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 26, 2011

KOTA KINABALU: Petroliam Nasional Bhd’s (Petronas) plan to build the Kimanis Petroleum Training Centre (KPTC) will pave the way for the significant participation by Sabahans in the oil and gas (O&G) sector.

Cost of industrial land in Sabah steep

Posted on : 26-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 26, 2011

KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has conducted a comparative study of land cost between Sabah, Penang, Sarawak and Selangor and concluded that the cost of industrial land in Sabah is getting higher.

Call to stop being so unfriendly to Gerakan

Posted on : 25-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 25, 2011

Kota Kinabalu: Gerakan Vice President Datuk Raymond Tan wants BN component leaders to stop the harsh words being used against his party.

Tan urged the State Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties to take heed of the Prime Minister’s and Chief Minister’s advice for party issues, including seat distribution in the next general election, to be resolved amicably within the BN family.

EC to display 42,051 names of “doubtful” electors

Posted on : 25-10-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

October 25, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission (EC) will display the list of names of 42,051 electors whose records are unverifiable for a week from Thursday.

The EC said in a statement that the list would be displayed together with the electoral roll for third quarter of 2011 in 987 locations nationwide.