Author: Sabah News Today

PSS contravenes IGC and MA63: PBS

TENOM: Federal Government has no unilateral power to impose regulations on Sabah and Sarawak that impact on their State rights such as immigration without the formal agreement from both states’ legislative assemblies. Urging the Federal Government to suspend its decision to issue the Sabah Temporary[...] [...]

How will issuing PSS solve the PTI problem?

TELUPID: ​Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) wants the Government to explain how the issuance of PSS (Pas Sementara Sabah) or Sabah Temporary Pass will resolve the problem of illegal immigrants in the state. Party vice-president, Datuk Johnny Mositun, said Parti Warisan Sabah Treasurer General Terence Siambun[...] [...]

Are cashback rewards halal?

By Dr Hanudin Amin PRICE discount or merely a discount is a traditional way used by businesses in attracting a consumers’ purchase. By definition, it is a price reduction for goods or services and normally it is described in the percentage form. One can see[...] [...]

Matta thanks Cabinet for lowering airport tax

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) is thankful to the Cabinet for lowering the airport tax or Passenger Service Charge (PSC) from RM73 to RM50 for non-Asean international flights at all airports except KLIA beginning from October 1. President Datuk[...] [...]

State Govt to restore original inscription on monument

KOTA KINABALU: The State Government is committed to restoring the original inscription on the stolen bronze plaque depicting the formation of Malaysia on September 16, 1963, on the Malaysia Monument 1963 at Lintasan Deasoka here. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew said restoration works will[...] [...]

A common R&D facility for BIMP-Eaga proposed

KUCHING: To help propel exports of agriculture produce, a common Research and Development Centre to be shared by member countries of the BIMP-Eaga has been proposed during the BIMP-Eaga Agri/Agro Cluster meeting here. BIMP-Eaga Business Council (BEBC) Malaysia Chairman Datuk Roselan Johar Mohamed said the[...] [...]

PBS to set up new division for Bengkoka

KOTA MARUDU:Parti Bersatu Sabah is all geared up to make a stronger stand by setting up a division for the new constituency of Bengkoka, soon. Its President Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili said the new division will be carved out from the constituencies of Banggi[...] [...]

The Prime Minister owes Dong Zong an apology

It was a very dark, and tragic, day of our country when the Prime Minister should describe Dong Zong as racist; it has merely articulated, the unacceptabilty of teaching Khat at Primary 4 of the school, a representative view of the Chinese community, at large.[...] [...]

CM visits Jimmy Wong at Ranau Hospital

KOTA KINABALU: Chief Minister Datuk Seri Haji Mohd Shafie Haji Apdal dropped by at the Ranau district hospital Friday evening to visit DAP lawmaker Datuk Jimmy Wong who was rushed to hospital just before the launch of the Sabah-level National Day launch at the Ranau[...] [...]

Strip citizenship for treason

KOTA KINABALU: Those found guilty of treason and undermining national sovereignty deserve to be stripped of their Malaysian citizenship said Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) vice-president, Datuk Johnny Mositun. Issuing falsified birth certificates and identity documents to foreigners declaring them as citizens is one such offence,[...] [...]