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Sarawak wants more English-medium schools


Adenan Satem asks Federal Government to approve more such private schools and uphold Sarawak’s right to decide on state education policy. Sarawak has requested federal approval of more private English-medium schools in the state to improve the level of proficiency

Sarawak wants more English-medium schools


Adenan Satem asks Federal Government to approve more such private schools and uphold Sarawak’s right to decide on state education policy. Sarawak has requested federal approval of more private English-medium schools in the state to improve the level of proficiency

Dr Juanda to be Islamic affairs advisor to Head of State?


Rumours have been circulating in the social media that Datuk Dr Juanda Jaya will be appointed as the Islamic affairs advisor to the Head of the State, Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, beginning next year. The 43-year-old prominent Islamic scholar will

Dr Juanda to be Islamic affairs advisor to Head of State?


Rumours have been circulating in the social media that Datuk Dr Juanda Jaya will be appointed as the Islamic affairs advisor to the Head of the State, Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, beginning next year. The 43-year-old prominent Islamic scholar will

Stiff penalty on timber theft and smuggling in Sarawak


Sarawak is expected to introduce a new legislation in the next state assembly sitting to impose heavier penalty on timber theft and smuggling, including imprisonment. Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem said under the current legislation, the penalty only allowed for a

Stiff penalty on timber theft and smuggling in Sarawak


Sarawak is expected to introduce a new legislation in the next state assembly sitting to impose heavier penalty on timber theft and smuggling, including imprisonment. Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem said under the current legislation, the penalty only allowed for a

Equal effort in eradicating poverty


Since the talk on the climate started in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the Earth Summit in 1992 and again in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in June 2012, dubbed as the Rio+20 Review, the focus has been on sustainability. Sustainable

Equal effort in eradicating poverty


Since the talk on the climate started in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the Earth Summit in 1992 and again in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in June 2012, dubbed as the Rio+20 Review, the focus has been on sustainability. Sustainable

Sarawakians attacked


It is not only the small time farmers of the oil palm industry who come under attack but a whole entire state from all stratas – the oil palm farmers right up to the governor. Ultimately, the goal is the

Sarawakians attacked


It is not only the small time farmers of the oil palm industry who come under attack but a whole entire state from all stratas – the oil palm farmers right up to the governor. Ultimately, the goal is the

Sarawak business tycoon denies infidelities


The Shariah High Court today heard the former Sarawak chief minister’s son alleged infidelities when he was still married to his wife Shahnaz Majid, who is now seeking an RM100 million in mutaah as divorce settlement. Datuk Seri Mahmud Abu

Sarawak business tycoon denies infidelities


The Shariah High Court today heard the former Sarawak chief minister’s son alleged infidelities when he was still married to his wife Shahnaz Majid, who is now seeking an RM100 million in mutaah as divorce settlement. Datuk Seri Mahmud Abu

The Peaceful People by Paul Malone


A theme in world history is Europe’s great colonial expansion and the resulting dispossession of indigenous peoples. Regular Canberra Times columnist Paul Malone documents the ironic variation wrought upon Sarawak’s indigenous Penan. They can “fondly recall” the relatively light touch

The Peaceful People by Paul Malone


A theme in world history is Europe’s great colonial expansion and the resulting dispossession of indigenous peoples. Regular Canberra Times columnist Paul Malone documents the ironic variation wrought upon Sarawak’s indigenous Penan. They can “fondly recall” the relatively light touch

Seeing the wood for the trees


SarawakBlogs has discovered an interesting post for the sapiosexual. NEO-COLONIALISM or INTERNATIONAL CONSCIENCE Part One Analysis of the campaigns of the foreign opposition to the governments of Abdul Taib Mahmud and Adenan Satem. In the last few years, the Sarawak

Seeing the wood for the trees


SarawakBlogs has discovered an interesting post for the sapiosexual. NEO-COLONIALISM or INTERNATIONAL CONSCIENCE Part One Analysis of the campaigns of the foreign opposition to the governments of Abdul Taib Mahmud and Adenan Satem. In the last few years, the Sarawak

Money Logging – Just Hollow Logs


Impeccable service for the timber mafia. Cheques worth millions for Swiss bank UBS are mentioned. The HSBC branch in Singapore is also implicated. But there is no visual sighted in the book to back the money laundering claims. So is

Money Logging – Just Hollow Logs


Impeccable service for the timber mafia. Cheques worth millions for Swiss bank UBS are mentioned. The HSBC branch in Singapore is also implicated. But there is no visual sighted in the book to back the money laundering claims. So is

Divorce case defames


Tuesday 2 September 2014 Sarawak business entrepreneur Datuk Seri Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib today continued his testimony in the Shahriah Court of Kuala Lumpur testifying that an international politically motivated conspiracy had evolved from his divorce maintenance hearings against him

Divorce case defames


Tuesday 2 September 2014 Sarawak business entrepreneur Datuk Seri Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib today continued his testimony in the Shahriah Court of Kuala Lumpur testifying that an international politically motivated conspiracy had evolved from his divorce maintenance hearings against him