Friday, May 7, 2021

economic growth

Make best use of government aid

MUKAH: Communities, especially in rural areas, should make the best use of the assistance channelled to them to improve their lives. Jemoreng assemblyman Datuk Dr Juanda Jaya said the government was always looking for ways for the population to improve...

Srikandi stands firm behind PM Muhyiddin, prepared to contest all seats in GE15

KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) Srikandi will always stand firm behind Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin to face the 15th General Election (GE15) and is prepared to contest all seats if Umno refused to tolerate it. Its...

Another lockdown will upset economic growth

KUCHING: Another complete lockdown in the country will upset economic growth, severely impacting businesses and push up unemployment rate, said economist Datuk Dr Madeline Berma. She said if Malaysia decided to impose another lockdown, the country’s gross domestic product (GDP)...

Call for Western Australia-Sarawak collaboration

KUCHING: Businesses in Western Australia and Sarawak are urged to collaborate with each other and tap into key economic sectors. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan said both sides should work closely by looking at potentials available...

Economy to grow between six and eight per cent next year

SARAWAK’S economy is projected to grow between six and eight per cent next year, says Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. “The economy will gradually recover once the Covid-19 pandemic situation improves, driving both domestic and external demand,”...

More skill development programmes for youth

NUMEROUS skill development programmes are being introduced to empower locals to be able to contribute more to the growth of the economy and ultimately improve their socio-economic status. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, said human capital enhancement...

Post-pandemic promotions in China, Europe

KUCHING: The sweeping Covid-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc across the globe, impacting human lives, shuttering businesses and impeding economic growth. Tourism is one of the hardest hit sectors as nations have closed their borders and people are apprehensive about venturing...

Have hydrogen economy will grow

BY NATASHA JEE & SARAH HARIZAH CHANDRA   KUCHING: Sarawak’s economy will grow further once the production and usage of hydrogen have taken off, said Sarawak Economic Development Corporation (SEDC). SEDC chairman Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr Abdul Aziz Husain said...

AI to drive state’s economy

KUCHING: Artificial Intelligence (AI) should be applied to analyse and monetise data, which in turn will drive Sarawak’s economy, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. “From Sarawak’s perspective, we have a lot of geological data. We have...

Enhancing data-driven economic growth

KUCHING: To further enhance data-driven economic growth, the state government will continue to develop policies for public and private sector data access, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. He added that they would also continue to enhance...
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Not good to always reward athletes for winning?

KUCHING: Sarawak People’s Aspiration Party (Aspirasi) is appalled by a recent statement by Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Abdul...
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