PM: Our best days are still ahead

Posted on : 31-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 31, 2011

PETALING JAYA: Malaysians can realise a better future for the country by working hand in hand with the government and their fellow countrymen, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said.

The Prime Minister said a better future for Malaysia was not a mere dream but was infact within reach if everyone was willing to plan carefully and work hard to achieve the dream.

“Happy New Year 2012!”

Posted on : 31-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : Greeting

2011 — An eventful year for Prime Minister

Posted on : 30-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 30, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: Though 2011 has been a challenging year for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, both at the domestic and the global front, it was still an eventful year.

At the domestic front, Najib continued with transformation programmes while addressing the ever-changing aspirations of the people.

Towards achieving further headway in 2012

Posted on : 29-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 29, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: The Asean Economic Community (AEC) will continue to make headway next year while economic integration will gather momentum in Asean, which is projected to see an economic growth of between five and six per cent.

International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed had said that Asean was on track to realise the AEC by 2015.

Najib hopes people will continue to join him in making more progress next year

Posted on : 29-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 29, 2011

PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, who uses social media platforms to interact with millions of Malaysians, hopes the people will continue to join him in making more progress next year.

PM: Spend Xmas understanding fellow Malaysians better

Posted on : 25-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 25, 2011
KUALA LUMPUR: The people are reminded to spend this Christmas to understand fellow Malaysians better and appreciate the diversity and strength they have contributed to the country.

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said he always believed that as a nation of moderates, “we must seize every opportunity to forge better understanding between Malaysians of different cultures and faith”.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year !

Posted on : 24-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : Greeting

2nd Financial Sector Blueprint reinforces govt initiatives — PM

Posted on : 22-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 22, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: The second 10-year Financial Sector Blueprint will reinforce the government’s initiatives to drive Malaysia to become a fully-developed nation by 2020 while keeping
the development and growth agenda to be inclusive and sustainable.

Inside Sabah 2012 investment report for GCC investors to be published this February

Posted on : 22-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 22, 2011
KOTA KINABALU: Inside Investor, with the support of Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman, will publish a comprehensive business report on Sabah targeting investors from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries in February.

Financial system to grow 8-11per cent yearly in 2011-2020

Posted on : 22-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 22, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s financial system is expected to grow at an annual rate of eight to 11 per cent, increasing its depth to six times of gross domestic product (GDP) between 2011 and 2020, Bank Negara Malaysia said.

Sabah a focus point in the nation’s O&G industry

Posted on : 22-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 22, 2011

KUCHING: Sabah is set to be a focal point in the nation’s oil and gas (O&G) industry for the next few years following the declining oil production witnessed in the country.

TA Securities Holdings Bhd’s head of research Kaladher Govindan stated in a recent phone interview with The Borneo Post that players in the industry would be zooming in on Sabah for continuous growth.

Najib launches new bank notes

Posted on : 22-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 22, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit will be sporting a new look, and the RM20 note is making a comeback after last being issued in 1982.

The new fourth series bank notes, except for the RM50 note which was given a makeover in 2007 in conjunction with the 50th Merdeka celebration, will be in circulation from the second half of 2012.

Economic spinoffs for Papar, Kimanis, B’fort, Sipitang folk

Posted on : 19-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

19th December, 2011
PAPAR: Buoyed by Petronas’ huge investments in Sabah, thousands of people living in and around the Papar-Kimanis-Beaufort-Sipitang stretch are poised to enjoy economic spinoffs from Petronas’ projects.

Najib launches 1Malaysia TV, wants information disseminated speedily

Posted on : 19-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

19th December, 2011
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday launched the 1Malaysia TV, an Internet protocol television, stressing that there is a need to disseminate information in a speedy manner using the latest tools.

LNG terminal project in Lahad Datu to offer spin-off opportunities

Posted on : 17-12-2011 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 17, 2011

KOTA KINABALU: Petronas’ plan to set up a liquefied natural gas (LNG) re-gasification terminal in Lahad Datu will not only solve power shortage in the district but also bring spin-off opportunities to it.

Assistant Minister to the Chief Minister, Datuk Datu Nasrun Datu Mansur, said he was aware of the proposed Petronas mega project and people in Lahad Datu fully supported it.