Monthly Archives: January 2015

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Murum Dam Brings Huge Benefits To Sarawak, says SEB CEO


The Murum Dam, Sarawak’s second largest hydroelectric dam, will bring great benefit to Sarawak when fully operational by the second quarter of the year. Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB) chief executive officer, Datuk Torstein Dale Sjotveit said hydroelectric projects were a

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Murum Dam Brings Huge Benefits To Sarawak, says SEB CEO


The Murum Dam, Sarawak’s second largest hydroelectric dam, will bring great benefit to Sarawak when fully operational by the second quarter of the year. Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB) chief executive officer, Datuk Torstein Dale Sjotveit said hydroelectric projects were a

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Taib’s son was legally married to Australian


Despite claims to the contrary, checks show Taib’s son was married to Aida at the time of his sister’s wedding in August 2000, not 1999. Doubts were today cast when Sarawak business entrepreneur Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib was accused of

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Taib’s son was legally married to Australian


Despite claims to the contrary, checks show Taib’s son was married to Aida at the time of his sister’s wedding in August 2000, not 1999. Doubts were today cast when Sarawak business entrepreneur Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib was accused of

Sarawak ethnic groups now as Bumi in official forms, says minister in Bernama report


The government has classified the Iban, Bidayuh and Orang Ulu ethnic groups in Sarawak as bumiputera in government forms with immediate effect. Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas (pic, left) said the decision was made during

Sarawak ethnic groups now as Bumi in official forms, says minister in Bernama report


The government has classified the Iban, Bidayuh and Orang Ulu ethnic groups in Sarawak as bumiputera in government forms with immediate effect. Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas (pic, left) said the decision was made during

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Taib – The Visionary book launched


Taib-­‐The Visionary Book by Siva Kumar G was deemed as a very definitive book that has  been written about the Sarawak Yang Di-­‐Pertua Negeri, Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Haji Adenan Satem

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Taib – The Visionary book launched


Taib-­‐The Visionary Book by Siva Kumar G was deemed as a very definitive book that has  been written about the Sarawak Yang Di-­‐Pertua Negeri, Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Haji Adenan Satem

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Adenan warns ministers, assistant ministers against corrupt practices


Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem has warned his nine cabinet ministers and 19 assistant ministers of dire consequences if they fail to fulfil the integrity pledge not to dabble in corruption which they swore to uphold today. Conspicuously

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Adenan warns ministers, assistant ministers against corrupt practices


Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem has warned his nine cabinet ministers and 19 assistant ministers of dire consequences if they fail to fulfil the integrity pledge not to dabble in corruption which they swore to uphold today. Conspicuously

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Book laced with errors all over, say Taib’s lawyers


International law firm Mishcon de Reya acting on behalf of Sarawak governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud have pushed to stop a BBC interview from being broadcast, reports the Bruno Manser Fund. Mishcon’s request cited the book being “full of errors”,

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Book laced with errors all over, say Taib’s lawyers


International law firm Mishcon de Reya acting on behalf of Sarawak governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud have pushed to stop a BBC interview from being broadcast, reports the Bruno Manser Fund. Mishcon’s request cited the book being “full of errors”,

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CMS sees bright 2015 with bids for multiple infrastructure projects


Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd (CMS) believes that 2015 will turn out to be another splendid year for the company. The state’s leading infrastructure company is also actively bidding for many infrastructure projects within Sarawak to enhance its growth. CMS group

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CMS sees bright 2015 with bids for multiple infrastructure projects


Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd (CMS) believes that 2015 will turn out to be another splendid year for the company. The state’s leading infrastructure company is also actively bidding for many infrastructure projects within Sarawak to enhance its growth. CMS group