Thursday, April 29, 2021

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Abang Johari walks the talk

Since becoming the state’s sixth chief minister on Jan 13, 2017 he has made great strides in his four-year journey, fulfilling many of his pledges, proving his critics and dissidents wrong. 

Dawn of a new era

ON January 13, 2017 Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg became the sixth Chief Minister of Sarawak and the leader of Malaysia’s largest state. Having studied at both St Thomas and St Joseph’s in Kuching, the soft-spoken Abang Jo, as...

Sarawak for all, all for Sarawak

KUCHING: After a lengthy conversation during New Sarawak Tribune’s exclusive interview with Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, we asked him, “Datuk Patinggi, how would you want to be remembered?”. His answer was evoking of a lifelong civil...

Putting Sarawak a cut above the rest

We have to run to be able to catch up with the more developed parts of the country and the developed world.Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, Chief Minister of Sarawak THERE is no beating around the bush with regard...

Abg Johari makes great strides in four years

By Sarah Hafizah Chandra, Duwin Udih & Margaret Ringgit AS a visionary and a pragmatic leader, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg has shown that inclusivity is the key when it comes to the development of Sarawak. Under the...

Celebratory fourth anniversary as CM

By Natasha Jee, Nur Ashikin Louis, Nur Shazreena Ali, & Clement Erik Wong TODAY, Jan 13, marks the fourth anniversary in office of the state’s sixth Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. Known as a man with a vision,...

Remembering George Cross recipient’s sacrifices

Former scout with the 10th Platoon, D Company, First Battalion of the Worcestershire Regiment, Sgt (Rtd) Datuk Awang Raweng, who is highly respected for his exploits against communist terrorists in the 1950s, is now older and unable to communicate...

What Malaysia Day means

By Unimas Interns Sept 16, which is today, is a significant date for Malaysians. On this day in 1963, Sarawak, Sabah, Malaya and Singapore joined together to form Malaysia. Singapore, however, broke away in 1965. Sarawak, Sabah and Malaya have since taken...

Road to independence

On Aug 31, 1957, Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman declared "Merdeka", announcing to the world that Malaya had become an independent nation. Even then he planned to include neighbouring British colonies Singapore, Sarawak and Sabah and Brunei into a larger...

Close fed-state ties important

By Nazmi Suhaimi & Sarah Hafizah Chandra On Malaysia Day, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg believes close collaborations between the federal government and the state government are needed to fulfil the aspirations of Sarawakians. Echoing the words of...

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