Category: Current Issue

Anthony Kiob appointed as IDS CEO

KOTA KINABALU: Anthony Kiob, 57 has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Institute for Development Studies (Sabah) (IDS). The Tambunan-born was officially appointed during the IDS 81st Board of Directors Meeting held at Wisma Sedia here today. Anthony will lead the autonomous[...] [...]

10 MPKKs receive incentive from Kapayan YB

KOTA KINABALU: Ten Village Community Management Councils (MPKK) from Kapayan receives RM1,000 each from Kapayan Assemblywoman Jannie Lasimbang, as an incentive for participating in the Kampung Lestari Competition. The incentive is aimed at assisting and supporting the MPKKs to organise various programmes in their respective[...] [...]

Body of male adult found floating in Beluran

BELURAN, Dec 2 — A male adult body was found floating in Sungai Sapi near here this morning. Beluran OCPD, Supt Kasim Muda said the body was found by a search and rescue team at about 11 this morning after receiving information that members of the[...] [...]

JBorneo19 starts its mission

FLAG OFF … Tourism Malaysia Sabah Office Director Jamilah Abdul Halim together with committee members from Persatuan Anak Tanjung Aru (Persata) flagged off Jelajah Borneo 2019 (JBorneo19) at Perdana Park in Tanjung Aru today. The two-phronged JBorneo19 aimed at promoting Visit Malaysia Year 2020 and[...] [...]

The way forward for Sabah’s animation industry

KOTA KINABALU: Not only is Sabah richly blessed with nature diversity, unique cultures, fun adventure, beautiful beaches, and fantastic cuisines, but also its talented people. Fully confident with Sabahans’ creativity and talents, a passionate animation producer, Geoffrey Sinn, insists on hiring locals to be part[...] [...]

All systems go for JBorneo19

KOTA KINABALU: It is all systems go for the Jelajah Borneo 2019 (JBorneo19) tomorrow that will see 20 big bikers traversing over 2,000 kilometres with stopover at 35 locations in the next seven days. The flagged off would be done at Perdana Park in Tanjung[...] [...]

PBS forms a new party wing – GBBB

PENAMPANG: Responding to the younger generation’s growing interest in Parti Bersatu Sabah, the State’s oldest political party today launched a new wing to cater to their needs. Dubbed the Gerakan Belia dan Beliawanis Bersatu, or GBBB in short, the new wing was officially launched by[...] [...]

34th PBS Wanita AGM on Nov 15

KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) Wanita will convene its Annual General Meeting this Friday, 2pm at Hakka Hall, Tanjung Lipat here. Prior to that, party president Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili would declare open the 34th Women’s Delegates Conference together with the Youth’s at[...] [...]

21 MPKK in Kapayan and Moyog receives RM10,000 each

PENAMPANG: A total of 21 Village Community Management Councils (MPKK) from N19 Kapayan and N20 Moyog received RM10,000 each as development grant from the Federal Rural Development Ministry here. Five of them were from Kapayan and the rest from Moyog. “The government grant incentive is[...] [...]