SSB has distributed RM477.44 million net income since inception

Posted on : 28-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

28th February, 2014
KOTA KINABALU: Saham Sabah Berhad (SSB) has generated an income return of 5.07 per cent annually over the period of 19 years, which is still higher compared to the current fixed deposit rates.

First charter flight from China to S’kan in June

Posted on : 28-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 28, 2014

KOTA KINABALU: Sandakan will be receiving its first charter flight from China in June, this year.

Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Masidi Manjun said the charter flight would be using the Boeing 737 aircraft.

NAJIB: PLAN TO HELP M’SIANS RECONNECT WITH ONE ANOTHER

Posted on : 26-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

26th February, 2014
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the National Reconciliation Plan (NRP), to be unveiled and implemented over the next few months, will help inspire the people to respect and reconnect with one another so as to make Malaysia a better home for all Malaysians.

KKIP targets RM500 mln investments next year

Posted on : 25-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 25, 2014

KOTA KINABALU: KKIP Sdn Bhd aims to capture RM500 million in investments next year, said its chairman Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah.

Speaking at the soft launch of KKIP Sdn Bhd’s 20th anniversary celebration yesterday, Tan this was the projected targeted investment for next year.

KKIPSB applies for 7th automotive zone

Posted on : 25-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

25th February, 2014
KOTA KINABALU: The Kota Kinabalu Industrial Park (KKIP) Sdn Bhd has applied for the seventh automotive zone to be located in KKIP.

KKIPSB chief executive officer Dr Tarsiah TZ Taman said they presented their case last Saturday to the Sabah Economic Development & Investment Authority (Sedia) Financial and Investment/Incentive Committee, and it was received positively.

KKIP targets RM500 mln investments next year

Posted on : 25-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 25, 2014

KOTA KINABALU: KKIP Sdn Bhd aims to capture RM500 million in investments next year, said its chairman Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah.

Speaking at the soft launch of KKIP Sdn Bhd’s 20th anniversary celebration yesterday, Tan this was the projected targeted investment for next year.

KKIP may become seventh automative zone in Malaysia

Posted on : 25-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 25, 2014

KOTA KINABALU: The Kota Kinabalu Industrial Park (KKIP) may become the seventh automotive zone in the country, according to KKIP Sdn Bhd Chief Executive Officer Dr Hajah Tarsiah Taman.

BR1M TO CONTINUE AS LONG AS ECONOMY IS STRONG – NAJIB

Posted on : 23-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

23rd February, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has given the assurance that the people would continue to get the 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) for as long as the country’s political stability and strong economic growth is maintained.

DCM: Sabah committed to develop services sector industry

Posted on : 19-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 19, 2014

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Deputy Chief Minister, Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah, said the state government is committed to further develop its services sector as a main income generator.

He said the services sectors, especially the knowledge-intensive and business services, were increasingly recognised as supporting the manufacturing sector and acted as levers to boost economic growth and development.

Sabah eyeing to beat Selangor in attracting investment

Posted on : 18-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 18, 2014

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is looking forward to beat Selangor in bringing investment to the country, Industrial Development Minister Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah said.

He said at his ministry’s Chinese New Year dinner on Saturday tha Sabah’s consistent investment is an indication that the state is a potential and main destination for investors to put their money, to make money in the future.

2m BR1M recipients to get vouchers from Feb 23

Posted on : 16-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 16, 2014

Kuala Lumpur: Two million recipients of 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M 2014) who do not have bank accounts will get vouchers in phases starting Feb 23.

Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah said distribution of the vouchers would be done by leaders in the parliamentary constituencies.

Federal govt spends more than RM1 bil to repair hill slopes in Sabah

Posted on : 16-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

16th February, 2014
KOTA KINABALU: The Federal government has spent more than RM1 billion to repair 345 hill slopes along Federal roads in Sabah as a result of 179 major landslides and 166 landslips between 2010 and 2013.

Going full steam against illegals

Posted on : 09-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

February 09, 2014

Kota Kinabalu: The Federal Task Force (FTF) will continue going full steam to flush out illegal immigrants in the State via Ops Tanduk.

The integrated operation also involves personnel from the Immigration Department, police, Chief Minister’s Department and the National Registration Department.

BRIM 3.0 to be launched February 22, says Najib

Posted on : 09-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

9th February, 2014

TAIPING: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday announced that the national-level launch of the 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) 3.0 will be held this February 22.

The Prime Minister said, at the parliamentary and state legislative assembly level, the BR1M distribution would be held this February 23.

Sabah takes steps to curb spread of H1N1

Posted on : 07-02-2014 | By : sabah today | In : News

07 February 2014

PREVENTIVE MEASURES: Health dept tells public to seek immediate treatment

KOTA KINABALU: SABAH health authorities are taking the highest precautions to prevent the  spread of influenza A (H1N1) following the recent detection of seven cases in a hospital here.