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June 22, 2018 1:20 PM Federal Court's decision does not impair Petronas to pursue legal actions

KUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Court's decision in dismissing an application from Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) for leave to commence a legal challenge against the Sarawak government, does not in any way impair the national oil company's ability to further pursue its legal actions, with the intent to seek clarity on its rights and position under the Petroleum 4

June 22, 2018 6:50 AM Sarawak police nab man, seize drugs worth RM 329,250

KUCHING: Sarawak police have detained a man and seized syabu (methamphetamine) as well as ecstasy pills worth RM329,250 at the Courtyard Sanctuary Apartment in Batu Kawa here yesterday. State Narcotics CID chief Supt Sahar Latif said acting on intelligence and public tip-off, a 26-year-old suspect was picked up at about 11.30am in the apartment car park. "Further 5

June 21, 2018 1:01 PM Sapura Energy wins contracts worth RM1.8 billion

PETALING JAYA: Sapura Energy Bhd has secured nine new contracts valued at RM1.8 billion, bringing the accumulative value in contract wins to date to RM4.5 billion for the group. The combined value represents a three fold jump compared with the value achieved in the same corresponding period of the previous year, between February to June 2017. Through 5

June 21, 2018 6:11 AM Zahid gave go-ahead for Sarawak BN parties to pull out

PETALING JAYA: Former Barisan Nasional (BN) component parties in Sarawak received the green light to abandon ship before they pulled out of the coalition. Acting Umno president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pix) was captured on video giving the go-ahead to the Sarawak parties. In the undated video that shows him speaking on a stage, Zahid said he and Sarawak 3

June 21, 2018 4:12 AM Federal Minister Zuraida calls on Sarawak CM

KUCHING: Federal Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin (pix) paid a courtesy call on Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg today. The meeting took place at Abang Johari's office at the State Legislative Assembly building in Petra Jaya here at about 10am. Sarawak Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian and Federal 3

June 21, 2018 3:58 AM Mavcom ensures passenger/consumer protection, says chairman

KUALA LUMPUR: In the face of criticisms against the Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom), its executive chairman says the airline and airport industry regulator is more focused on passenger/consumer protection. Tan Sri Abdullah Ahmad, a retired Air Force general, said that since its formation two years ago, Mavcom had received over 3,900 public complaints 6

June 19, 2018 5:06 AM Cahya Mata Sarawak falls 9.1% despite contract extension

PETALING JAYA: Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd fell 9.1% in early trade to a low of RM2.30 despite being granted extension for its road maintenance contract by the state government. At 11.07 am, the stock was trading at RM2.42 with 3.70 million shares done. CMS said in a filing with Bursa Malaysia yesterday that its indirectly owned subsidiary CMS Roads Sdn Bhd had received 3

June 18, 2018 11:53 AM Cahya Mata Sarawak’s road maintenance contract extended

PETALING JAYA: Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd’s (CMS) contract for the maintenance of state roads in Sarawak has been extended by the state government for another year, till June 30, 2019. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia earlier, CMS said CMS Roads Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of CMS Works Sdn Bhd, which in turn is a subsidiary of CMS, received a letter 4

June 18, 2018 10:36 AM Formation of single multi-racial party takes time to implement: Abang Johari

KUCHING: The view to form a single multi-racial party in Sarawak has been taken into consideration but such a proposal will take time to be implemented, said Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. "We take into account the proposal, but it is an evolution that we should not rush into even if the people have views on it or say the time has come ... Understand 4

June 18, 2018 8:01 AM Slim chance for Umno to gain foothold in Sarawak: Analyst

KUCHING: Umno can expand to Sarawak but it is uncertain if the peninsula-based party will be accepted by the people in the state, said a political analyst. Associate Prof Dr Awang Azman Awang Pawi, a senior lecturer at the University of Malaya, said Umno had been rejected in Sarawak during the administration of former Sarawak chief ministers Tun Abdul 5