Oil from offshore Sabah expected to boost output

Posted on : 28-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 28, 2013

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia’s energy consumption is expected to record moderate growth next year on the back of marginal population growth and moderate economic expansion, said the International Energy Agency (IEA)

Peace, harmony, cooperation a way of life in Sabah, says Musa

Posted on : 26-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

26th December, 2013
KOTA KINABALU: Datuk Seri Musa Haji Aman has called on the people to continue to work with one another in the spirit of unity and harmony.

“We cannot afford the negative impacts that come with disharmony and disunity.

Malaysia to continue growth trajectory next year

Posted on : 24-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

24th December, 2013

KUALA LUMPUR: Economists are confident that Malaysia will continue its growth trajectory next year with the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) set to expand by 4.50-5.3 per cent from 4.5-5.0 per cent this year.

Growth will be buttressed by continued fiscal reforms, reductions in the budget deficit and financial discipline, leading to economic expansion despite external challenges.

Malaysia to continue growth trajectory next year

Posted on : 24-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 24, 2013

KUALA LUMPUR: Economists are confident that Malaysia will continue its growth trajectory next year with the gross domestic product (GDP) set to expand by 4.5 to 5.3 per cent from 4.5 to five per cent this year.

World Bank gives M’sia’s banking sector vote of confidence

Posted on : 23-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

23rd December, 2013
KUALA LUMPUR: The World Bank Group has given a vote of confidence to Malaysia’s banking sector, saying that it is poised for further growth next year, with strong prospects and profitability.

“Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Posted on : 23-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : Greeting

Najib: RM220bil investments in three years of ETP

Posted on : 16-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 16, 2013
PUTRAJAYA: The Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) has attracted RM220bil worth of investments in three years, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

He said the total committed investments are projected to contribute RM144bil to the Gross National Income (GNI), create 435,000 new jobs and generate a knock-on effect that will catalyse the larger universe of economic activities in the country.

Tram services to fix KK congestion?

Posted on : 14-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 14, 2013

KOTA KINABALU: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah said the State Government is keen to introduce tram services as a solution to the perennial traffic congestion in the state, particularly in the state capital.

Ten new projects under healthcare NKEA to bag RM1.09 bln in investments

Posted on : 13-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 13, 2013

PUTRAJAYA: Ten new projects announced by the Health Ministry yesterday under the Healthcare National Key Economic Area (NKEA) will bag RM1.09 billion in investments.

All Sabah towns to be ‘liveable’ cities – CM

Posted on : 13-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 13, 2013

KOTA KINABALU: The State Government is committed to turn all towns in Sabah into “liveable cities” that are comfortable and welcoming to the dwellers, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman.

PM: Malaysia moving into 2nd phase of LEP

Posted on : 13-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

13 December 2013

TOKYO: Malaysia is moving into the second phase of the Look East Policy (LEP) which will emphasise on deepening and strengthening certain areas including institutional relationship.

BIMP-EAGA members call to prioritize, expedite implementation of connectivity initiatives

Posted on : 10-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

10th December, 2013

KOTA KINABALU: The recent 17th BIMP-EAGA joint ministerial meeting ended with the members calling for the prioritization and expediting the implementation of a range of connectivity initiatives within the Asean sub-region.

PM: SME Act to be introduced to bring out best practices

Posted on : 10-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

December 10, 2013

PUTRAJAYA: The Small Medium Enterprises (SME) Act will be introduced to bring out the best practices in the industry and provide clearer guidelines on the sector’s development and future.

SOGT to be fully operational in April

Posted on : 08-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

8th December, 2013

PAPAR: The Sabah Oil & Gas Terminal (SOGT) is expected to be in full fledge operation tentatively in April 2014 after the commissioning process for the hydrocarbon is stabilised and completed.

Electricity tariff review takes into account people’s interests, says Najib

Posted on : 08-12-2013 | By : sabah today | In : News

8th December, 2013

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday said the recent review on electricity tariff took into account the people’s interests by ensuring majority of them would not be affected.