Sabah, Malaysia Newswire

Sabah, Malaysia Newswire

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  1. 'Dream To Fly' Wins Big At The 2nd Season Of Youth Video Awards 2016Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 26 -- 'Dream to Fly , an adaptation of a true story of a poor boy from a small village, Kampung Muhibbah in Sandakan Sabah captured the hearts of the jury and won the Grand Prize of the Youth Video Awards 2016 to bring home RM8,000 cash and a winning trophy at the Grand Finale held in Sasana Kijang, Bank Negara Malaysia yesterday. 'Dream to Fly' produced by Dreamers of UiTM Puncak Perdana also bagged the Best Actor Award through Bhulat who played the character 'Ameng" in the video, Best Lecturer Award and Best University Award.

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  2. Continue to Worrry, Najib & Rosmah: Scorpenes Data Leak Still a Cause for Concern - AnalystRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    There is still a cause for concern for Malaysia following the leak of secret documents regarding India's ScorpA ne-class submarines, said defence analyst Lam Choong Wah. This is despite the government downplaying the implications of the leak on Malaysia's own ScorpA ne fleet, which comprises two boats that are also dubbed the 'Perdana Menteri-class'.

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  3. Jeju Air focusing on expanding flights to fuel growthRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Low-cost carrier Jeju Air is focusing its energy this year on creating a foundation for strong, sustainable growth by expanding its fleet and flights, the Aekyung Group-owned airline said Friday. Last month, the airline added three new destinations to its portfolio including Sapporo in Japan, Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia, and Phuket in Thailand.

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  4. Sabah's present rhinos are the lastRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kuala Lumpur: The clock is ticking for the critically endangered Sumatran Rhino with their numbers down to just three in Malaysia. Executive Director of Borneo Rhino Alliance Datuk Dr John Payne said there were only one male rhino and two female rhinos in Sabah.

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  5. Non-critical posts frozenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The Government is still hiring employees in the civil service despite the economic slowdown but only for critical posts. Non-critical posts shall remain frozen and will only be filled through an inter- departmental recruitment process if vacancies are available.

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  6. CM: Steps to ensure Sabah remains popularRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The hospitality and tourism industry remains a key income generating sector for Sabah despite kidnapping incidents in the East Coast. "Just few weeks ago, my friend complained how difficult to book hotel rooms in Sabah because our state is very popular and remain as renowned tourists hot spot among foreign tourists.

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  7. Sedco team recaptures trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The Sabah Economic Development Corporation team managed to re-capture the Sedco Challenge Trophy at the Sedco Golf Challenge 2016 at the Dalit Bay Golf and Country Club, Tuaran, recently. The team comprising Datuk Hashim Paijan, AM Yusof Abd Razak, Adrian Alang and Azrul Ahmad defeated two close rivals through OCB as the top three teams had recorded 104 points.

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  8. Beauties and Z Beast emerge top at X45 ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Team Beauties and Z Beast from Primal Ape CrossFit took the top spot in the fiercely contested Team Open division of the recently concluded X45 Challenge. The winning team comprised of Grech N. Go, Trever Love and Zoe Pond-McPherson.

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  9. No complaints on Petronas move: MattaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Sabah Chapter has not received any complaints from tour operator members over Petronas' move to end the contracts of Sabah companies handling the ticketing and travelling needs of its personnel as claimed by its Sarawak counterpart.

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  10. Trump and Hillary cited in Sabah caseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Former Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Harris Mohd Salleh said under High Court cross-examination here that even US Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have been accusing each other of corruption and so being accused likewise in the libel case he brought against a book's author is nothing extraordinary. Harris, as the plaintiff, was replying to defence counsel Raymond Szetu in which Harris was asked if he had ever accused former Sabah Chief Minister Tun Datu Mustapha Datu Harun of corruption, the definition of which include nepotism and abuse of power, other than bribery.

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  11. US, M'sian Navy men visit schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The United States navy littoral combat ship "USS Fort Worth" partnered with Malaysian Royal Navy for a community relations programme in SJK C Chung Hwa Likas. Lieutenant JG Alex Brown who leads the US navy delegation said the goal of the programme was to promote volunteerism and community service between the navy and the community surrounding.

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  12. Hon Hai deal to double Sharp M'sia revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Japanese electronics maker, Sharp, expects income to double in Malaysia, thanks to a deal it signed with Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. in Japan in April.

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  13. Crisis centres in 129 hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The One Stop Crisis Centre in 129 government hospitals in the country is prepared to deal with traumatic problems faced by victims of domestic violence. Among agencies involved is the Health Ministry, police and non-governmental organisations in managing cases such as rape, sexual abuse and child abuse.

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  14. Blood drive-cum-concert in RanauRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: A blood drive and a concert will be held at the Ranau Community Hall on Saturday . The programme is organised by volunteer group Koisaan with the cooperation of the Sabah Thalassemia Association.

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  15. Branding prospects for handmade goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Handmade products in recent years had witnessed a positive global trend among consumers, especially those who put more emphasis on knowing who made them and where the products come from. Artisans, apprentices and makers pour their heart, soul and energy into each item they produced - they are much more invested in their product.

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  16. Quran teaching method upgrade next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: An application will be made to upgrade the status of the Maahad Tahfiz Al-Quran Wal-Qiraat Negeri Sabah education system by next year so as to be at par with public higher learning institutions . Disclosing this, Assistant Minister to the Chief Minister Datuk Mohd Arifin Mohd Arif said the authorities including Sabah Islamic Religious Affairs Department will be submitting the application to the Malaysia Quality Accreditation to obtain the status beginning 2017.

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  17. 1,000 workers for nation's biggest rubber plantationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Express

    SOOK: Some 1,000 workers - over 90 per cent of them locals - will soon tap rubber in the country's biggest rubber plantation run by Bornion Guangken Rubber Sdn Bhd , a joint venture company formed by Bornion Timber and Guangdong Guangken Rubber Group. "I am confident that as BGR begins to tap the trees, the company will need more rubber tappers and workers to process in the factory.

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  18. 4.0 Magnitude Earhquake Hits SabahRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    A 4.0 magnitude earthquake hit the Mount Kinabalu area, some 16km west of Ranau at about 9.39am Friday, according to the Malaysian Meteorological Department website. Mountain guide Mollonius Tingdal said he and several climbers were on their way down from the summit when they felt tremors at Pondok Paka .

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  19. Bombshell - Dr M Only Wants Money: Najib Blog Reveals the 'Someone'...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    By the look of it, Dato Zainur Zakaria is wrong. There is no Jho Loh or Riza Aziz to appear in court to submit their defense to the US Court on Monday.

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  20. 4.0-magnitude quake jolts area near Mt KinabaluRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    KOTA KINABALU: A weak earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale struck near Ranau, about 100km east of Kota Kinabalu on Friday , according to the Meteorological Department. It said in a statement that the epicentre of the quake, which struck at 9.39am, was 16km west of Ranau and tremors were felt in the area.

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