Monday, July 12, 2021

Sabah

Kinabalu mountain guides turn to farming to generate income

KOTA KINABALU: As all hiking activities at Mount Kinabalu have been suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic, some mountain guides have turned to farming, by cultivating fruit and vegetables as an alternative way to generate income. One of them, Abdul...

‘Dau Dau’ project helps students improve English

KOTA KINABALU: Two English teachers from Keningau Vocational College are working on the 'Dau Dau' project to encourage and cultivate the development of local arts and literature through English education among students. 'Dau Dau', which means 'a long time ago'...

Agrofood entrepreneurs to be assisted to ensure continuous food supply

BELURAN: Agrofood entrepreneurs who are affected by the Covid-19 pandemic need to be assisted in their recovery to ensure that the people will always have sufficient food supply, said Agriculture and Food Industries Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee. To...

Dine-in still allowed in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah state government stands by its decision to allow dine-in in restaurants, eateries and hotel restaurants in the state, said Chief Minister Datuk Hajiji Noor. He said the state government’s directive allowing this effective June 29 following...

Steering committee to work on MA63 syllabus

KOTA KINABALU: A steering committee has been formed to expedite the collection of data on the historical contents and legal aspects of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63), said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Sabah and Sarawak Affairs), Datuk...

Public transport operators in Sabah, Sarawak need to adhere to states’ SOPS

KUALA LUMPUR: All public transport operators and service providers in Sabah and Sarawak are reminded to adhere to the specific standard operating procedures (SOPs) related to their respective states that govern their operations. The Transport Ministry, in a statement today,...

New challenger from Sabah in TVSTARZ

KUCHING: A new challenger from The Land Below The Wind will take centrestage to showcase his talents in TVSTARZ. TVS, in a statement today (May 26), said Mohd Rifanzie, also known as Fanzi, was born and raised in Ranau, Sabah. “Fanzi...

Sharing Kaamatan-Gawai stories with Maxis

KUCHING: Maxis Berhad recently collaborated with local content creators for the #MenuaiKisah campaign to gather stories from communities in Sabah and Sarawak in conjunction with the Kaamatan-Gawai festivities. Maxis stated that the campaign brought authentic content through the lens of...

Kayu Madang landfill provides lifeline for waste pickers

KOTA KINABALU: The Kayu Madang landfill near here has become a haven for individuals who are generating an income by salvaging materials from the 8.9-hectare area. Bernama checks at the landfill, located about 24 kilometres from Kota Kinabalu city centre,...

Number of flood evacuees rises in Sabah, Sarawak

KUALA LUMPUR: The situation in flood-hit areas in Sarawak and Sabah worsened this morning, forcing 5,148 victims from the two states to be evacuated. In Sabah, the number of evacuees rose to 4,722 people compared to 2,834 victims yesterday evening.  According...
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AirAsia to raise up to RM1.024 bln from proposed rights issue

KUALA LUMPUR: Budget airline, AirAsia Group Bhd (AAGB) has proposed to undertake a renounceable rights issue of up to...
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