Wednesday, September 29, 2021

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12MP measures to increase Sabah, Sarawak annual GDP growth to 6.5 pct and 5.3 pct respectively

KUALA LUMPUR: The implementation measures under the 12th Malaysian Plan (12MP) are expected to contribute in increasing Sabah and Sarawak's annual Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth to 6.5 per cent and 5.3 per cent respectively. According to the 12MP document...

More opportunities to level playing field

KUCHING: Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal says there is a need to “use economic tools, provide jobs and opportunities so there is a level playing field” in the country. “Let’s not talk about the PM (prime minister) or deputy PM positions...

Discard traditional mindset, says women’s society

KUCHING: It is time that people have a change of mindset, that it is completely fine for women being the breadwinner in the family. Sarawak Women for Women Society (SWWS) president Margaret Bedus said society had been socially or culturally...

A paradigm shift needed to see opportunities

By Datuk Mohammad Medan Abdullah The Covid-19 pandemic that is currently raging across the world has brought into sharp focus the subject of personal and public hygiene.   The spotlight on personal and public hygiene is important and timely because it helps...

Take up online business

KUCHING: Sarawakian youths should take up the challenge of doing online business in light of limited employment opportunities amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah said employment in the government...

Amid crisis, find opportunities

KUCHING: The people must make the best out of a bad situation amid the Covid-19 pandemic, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. “Although the Covid-19 pandemic has caused a crisis, in every crisis there are opportunities that...

Opportunities in building sector for those made jobless by Covid-19

KUALA LUMPUR: The Works Ministry is prepared to train people who lost their jobs during the Covid-19 pandemic so that they would have the skills required to work in the construction industry, the Dewan Rakyat was told today. Senior Works...

Better to work with state government

KUCHING: Players in the oil and gas industry are urged to work with the state government to develop the industry. In making this call, Sarawak Economic Planning Unit (EPU) director Dr Muhammad Abdullah Zaidel said the state government would facilitate...

Beliong Peninsula road projects set to open up opportunities

ASAJAYA: The proposed five phases of roads to be constructed in the Beliong Peninsula will allow for bigger economic opportunities for people in and around the area. Asajaya assemblyman Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah said the roads would connect all...

Online learning opens opportunities for GENIUS children

PUTRAJAYA: The early planning by the GENIUS Negara Children's Centre (GENIUS Negara) and the GENIUS Centre for Early Childhood Education (Integrasi GENIUS) during the Covid-19 outbreak early this year, especially in implementing online learning, paid off as it provided...
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Sarawak Cancer Centre is a necessity

Cancer is only going to be a chapter in your life, not the whole story. – Joe Wasser,  medical...
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