Monthly Archives: August 2015

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Bumi students to be given equal consideration for UPP’s Edu fund


United People’s Party (UPP) deputy president Datuk Dr Jerip Susil said deserving Bumiputera students would be equally considered for the UPP Education Fund, which was launched by Sarawak Yang Dipertuan Negeri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud on Friday. Jerip, who is

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Bumi students to be given equal consideration for UPP’s Edu fund


United People’s Party (UPP) deputy president Datuk Dr Jerip Susil said deserving Bumiputera students would be equally considered for the UPP Education Fund, which was launched by Sarawak Yang Dipertuan Negeri Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud on Friday. Jerip, who is

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A touch of class


Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem nonchalantly schooled Sarawak DAP chairman Chong Chieng Jen after the later interrupted him during his speech at the State Legislative Assembly yesterday. Chong interrupted Adenan’s tabling of the state 11th Malaysia Plan, when Adenan

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A touch of class


Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem nonchalantly schooled Sarawak DAP chairman Chong Chieng Jen after the later interrupted him during his speech at the State Legislative Assembly yesterday. Chong interrupted Adenan’s tabling of the state 11th Malaysia Plan, when Adenan

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Divorce claim a political attack on my father, says Taib Mahmud’s son


Businessman Datuk Seri Mahmud Abu Bekir Abdul Taib has accused his ex-wife of mounting a political attack against his father and family by dragging them into her claim for conciliatory payment in the Shariah court. He said that allegations that

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Divorce claim a political attack on my father, says Taib Mahmud’s son


Businessman Datuk Seri Mahmud Abu Bekir Abdul Taib has accused his ex-wife of mounting a political attack against his father and family by dragging them into her claim for conciliatory payment in the Shariah court. He said that allegations that

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More Than 1,000 Participants From 18 Countries To Attend World TVET Conference 2015


About 1,000 participants from 18 countries are expected to take part in the three-day 2015 World Technical Education and Training (TVET) Conference held at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK), beginning Aug 25. Sarawak Assistant Minister in the Chief Minister’s

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More Than 1,000 Participants From 18 Countries To Attend World TVET Conference 2015


About 1,000 participants from 18 countries are expected to take part in the three-day 2015 World Technical Education and Training (TVET) Conference held at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK), beginning Aug 25. Sarawak Assistant Minister in the Chief Minister’s

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114 receive awards and medals from TYT


Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud presented state awards and medals to 114 recipients at Astana Negeri yesterday. Leading the recipients were Pemanca Sahari Gani and Tan Hack Heng, who received the Pegawai Bintang Sarawak (PBS). The

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114 receive awards and medals from TYT


Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud presented state awards and medals to 114 recipients at Astana Negeri yesterday. Leading the recipients were Pemanca Sahari Gani and Tan Hack Heng, who received the Pegawai Bintang Sarawak (PBS). The

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Taib to entrepreneurs: Use incubation centre to prosper


Youth entrepreneurs should tap the opportunities available following the opening of an incubation centre here in order to prosper. Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud said the presence of big companies, especially at the Sarawak Corridor of

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Taib to entrepreneurs: Use incubation centre to prosper


Youth entrepreneurs should tap the opportunities available following the opening of an incubation centre here in order to prosper. Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud said the presence of big companies, especially at the Sarawak Corridor of

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Don’t strain good ties between Sarawak and the peninsula: DPM


Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has issued a stern warning against anyone trying to cause a strain in the good relationship fostered between Sarawak and Peninsular Malaysia. Zahid said he was aware that certain quarters were

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Don’t strain good ties between Sarawak and the peninsula: DPM


Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has issued a stern warning against anyone trying to cause a strain in the good relationship fostered between Sarawak and Peninsular Malaysia. Zahid said he was aware that certain quarters were