Raymond: Electricity generation capacity is sufficient

Posted on : 30-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 30, 2013

SANDAKAN:  The electricity generation capacity involving the district is sufficient when an average of about 194.85 Megawatts (MW) can be supplied to all consumers everywhere.

Raymond: Electricity generation capacity is sufficient

Posted on : 30-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

30th August, 2013
SANDAKAN: The electricity generation capacity involving the district is sufficient when an average of about 194.85 Megawatts (MW) can be supplied to all consumers everywhere.

Industrial Development Minister Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah, said the capacity indicates that it has exceeded the requirements of domestic and commercial users who only need a total of 130 MW per day.

Happy National Day

Posted on : 30-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : Greeting

Zeti: Give high priority to talent development and management

Posted on : 29-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

29th August, 2013
KUALA LUMPUR: In order to stay ahead of the curve and be well positioned to meet new challenges, high priority needs to be given to talent development and management, said Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz yesterday.

Second 33KV overhead cable to ensure stable power supply

Posted on : 29-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

29th August, 2013
NABAWAN: Residents in Nabawan, Pagalungan, Sapulut and Pensiangan will enjoy stable power supply when the installation of the second 33KV overhead cable is completed and commissioned on December 21 this year.

Sabah’s economy to remain firm

Posted on : 29-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

29th August, 2013
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah’s economy is expected to remain firm and positive this year as the global economy continues to improve, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Haji Aman.

He said the encouraging economy in the State was in line with the implementation of the Sabah Development Corridor and the Halatuju or Masterplan on the Progress & Development of Sabah.

Federal govt to build 1,000 houses for civil servants

Posted on : 27-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 27, 2013

KOTA KINABALU: The federal government will continue with the proposed housing project in Tuaran for its workers serving in and around Kota Kinabalu.

Federal secretary for Sabah Datuk Abu Bakar Hassan said the details for the project planned for implementation next year was now being finalized.

RM943 million Supplementary Bill approved

Posted on : 20-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 20, 2013

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Legislative Assembly yesterday approved a Supplementary Bill, which required an additional allocation of nearly RM943 million, to meet the urgent needs of the State Government machinery.

In final stages of major illegals crackdown

Posted on : 20-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 20, 2013

CHIEF Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman said the Government is in its final stages of planning a massive crackdown on illegal immigrants in Sabah.

Soon as it is completed, an integrated operation would be coordinated by the Federal Special Taskforce on illegal immigrants and involve the police, Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), military, National Registration Department (NRD) and Immigration Department.

Najib: Fly Jalur Gemilang wholeheartedly

Posted on : 18-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 18, 2013, Sunday

SUNGAI PETANI: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said flying the Jalur Gemilang wholeheartedly in a meaningful manner showed a patriotic spirit and marked the nation’s sovereignty and independence.

RM2.3b hydro project for Tenom

Posted on : 18-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 18, 2013

Tenom: The Government has identified a unique hydroelectric project with high potential to generate reliable and affordable electricity for the long term for Sabah.

Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Dr Maximus Ongkili said construction of the Upper Padas Hydroelectric Project (UPHEP) situated at the Padas basin, up-stream of Kuala Tomani in Tenom, would proceed next year.

SMEs expected to contribute 40 per cent to GDP by 2015

Posted on : 15-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 15, 2013

KUALA LUMPUR: Small-and-medium enterprises are expected to contribute 40 per cent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2015 from about 33 per cent this year, says Finance Ministry Secretary-General Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah.

Sub-station boosts power supply in Sandakan – SESB

Posted on : 15-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

August 15, 2013

SANDAKAN: The construction of the Labuk Distribution Main Intake Sub-station (PPU) here is among several initiatives taken by Sabah Electricity Sendirian Berhad (SESB) to improve the power supply in this area.

China set to become world’s biggest net oil importer

Posted on : 14-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

14th August, 2013
BEIJING: China is set to overtake the United States as the world’s largest net oil importer from October, according to US figures, due to a combination of rising Chinese demand and increased US production.

MUSA PRAISE FOR SCOUT MOVEMENT

Posted on : 14-08-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

14th August, 2013
SANDAKAN: Uniformed bodies and other voluntary organisations help our young people to hone their leadership skills and to think for themselves, especially when faced with challenges.

Launching the International 100th Anniversary Sabah Scouts Jamboree/Second Sabah Scouts Jamboree here yesterday, Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Haji Aman said since 1913, the scout movement through its training scheme and discipline had contributed in producing and training good citizens as well as renowned local and national leaders.