Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg

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The Borneo Post
‘More focus on security in northern Sarawak’Khaw (third left) and the GOF delegation in a group photograph with Chief Minis
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Khaw (third left) and the GOF delegation in a group photograph with Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg (centre). – Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: The General Operations Force (GOF) will give more focus on security in the state’s... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Director: Over half of 19,822 Yayasan Sarawak school uniform vouchers have reached recipientsare now getting all the dates from the elected representatives, ministers and d
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 hours ago
are now getting all the dates from the elected representatives, ministers and deputy chief ministers. The Chief Minister (Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg) will also distribute (the vouchers) in his area later on. “In line with this development,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
A new era for agriculture sectorBCCK yesterday. Also seen are (from left) Mohamad Morshidi, Uggah, Ismawi, Jabu
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 hours ago
BCCK yesterday. Also seen are (from left) Mohamad Morshidi, Uggah, Ismawi, Jabu and Idris. — Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg wants Sarawak to be a net exporter of high quality agriculture produce and products that... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Wife of Indonesian consul-general passes awayat 2.55pm. From there, it will be on land transport to Samosir Island on Lake T
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
at 2.55pm. From there, it will be on land transport to Samosir Island on Lake Toba. The family are Protestant Christians, speaking the Batak dialect. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg is expected to pay a visit at 12pm. Related... Read more
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The Star
Sarawak-owned firm secures RM479 contracts from Petronasof Malaysia assets, development and production, Mohd Jukris Wahab. The event w
The Star / Posted yesterday
of Malaysia assets, development and production, Mohd Jukris Wahab. The event was witnessed by Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg and Petronas president and group CEO Datuk Wan Zulkflee Wan Ariffin. Meanwhile, Johari... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Chief Minister: Government to assist in promoting Kuching Festival Fairpromoting the Kuching Festival Fair to attract more tourists to visit the state
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
promoting the Kuching Festival Fair to attract more tourists to visit the state in August every year, says Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg. Having personally visited the fair site on Friday night, he said he met many visitors... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CM in Tanjung Manis for working visitthe guest book upon his arrival at Tanjung Manis Integrated Port. Standing next
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
the guest book upon his arrival at Tanjung Manis Integrated Port. Standing next to him is Sarudu. SIBU: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg was at Tanjung Manis for a visit yesterday. He was accompanied by his wife Datin Amar Dato... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CM confident of Sarawak becoming most progressive state by 2030Abang Johari about to flag off the Merdeka convoy. SIBU: Chief Minister Datuk
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
Abang Johari about to flag off the Merdeka convoy. SIBU: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg is confident that Sarawak will become the most progressive state in Malaysia by 2030 based on the implementation of its development plans and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
No need to see Nazri over Tourism Tax issue – Abdul Karimcounterpart to discuss the Tourism Tax issue. Instead, he suggested that Datuk
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
counterpart to discuss the Tourism Tax issue. Instead, he suggested that Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz come to see Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg to explain the issue. “He should come over to Sarawak, talk to our Chief Minister. I will... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Abang Johari makes surprise visit to Kuching Festival FairJohari in a light moment with Jumaani as they sampled coconut ice cream from on
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Johari in a light moment with Jumaani as they sampled coconut ice cream from one of the stalls. KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg surprised many visitors at the Kuching Festival Fair site last night when he arrived there... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Matriculation centre in Sematanthat currently belongs to the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA), under the Min
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
that currently belongs to the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA), under the Ministry of Transportation. “Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg has agreed in principle to build a new hospital in Lundu. “I have personally called the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Petronas and Brooke Dockyard ink RM480 mln contractsNorhizan Sazali and witnessed by its procurement manager Lubau Genam. The sign
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Norhizan Sazali and witnessed by its procurement manager Lubau Genam. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg, Petronas president and Group CEO Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin, and Brooke Dockyard... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CM: Petros board members to be announced next weekThe board members of Sarawak’s wholly-owned oil and gas (O&G) company Petros wi
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
The board members of Sarawak’s wholly-owned oil and gas (O&G) company Petros will be announced next week. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said the company is in the midst of forming its board of directors. “There will be five... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Timber, oil palm sectors urged to go into R&Dthe timber and oil palm sectors in the state are encouraged to emphasise on res
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
the timber and oil palm sectors in the state are encouraged to emphasise on research and development (R&D). Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said this is in line with Sarawak’s aim to be at the forefront in R&D as well as... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Use natural resources to spur growth — CMbooks with Manyin (right) during a tour around the mini exhibition area. — Phot
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
books with Manyin (right) during a tour around the mini exhibition area. — Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg wants the rich natural resources in Sarawak, be they oil and gas, forest or fisheries, to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
16 Sarawak Sports Awards to be given out on Sept 2Best Photographer. Winners will be announced on the Sports Awards night at Riv
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
Best Photographer. Winners will be announced on the Sports Awards night at River Majestic Hotel where the Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg is expected to attend. Nominees for the Sportsman award include Welson Sim Wee Sheng... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Bakun HEP now belongs to SarawakMW HEP Dam ‘lock, stock and barrel’ at a cost of RM2.5 billion from the Federal
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
MW HEP Dam ‘lock, stock and barrel’ at a cost of RM2.5 billion from the Federal Government was announced by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg on March 8, this year. Abang Johari had said, the acquisition of Bakun HEP, it will spur... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Thank you for bringing glory to Sarawakwho are featured in the book. The book, the eighth in a series since 2010, wil
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
who are featured in the book. The book, the eighth in a series since 2010, will be officially launched by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg during the state-level Women’s Day celebration at Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK)... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Chief Minister launches Sarawak Centre of Performance ExcellenceRais Sanusi KUCHING: The Sarawak Centre of Performance Excellence (SCOPE) was
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Rais Sanusi KUCHING: The Sarawak Centre of Performance Excellence (SCOPE) was officially launched by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg at the Institute City Campus (ICC) in Bangunan Yayasan Sarawak here yesterday. The private... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Yayasan Sarawak exploring aid for non-traditional coursesso that within the next four to five years, we can produce enough graduates mai
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
so that within the next four to five years, we can produce enough graduates mainly in research because Chief Minister (Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg) is talking about research in all these areas. “Not only in the digital economy – we are... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Fadillah happy with progress of Pan Borneo Highwaywhile phase one in Sabah involved a total cost of RM12 billion. Asked on LRT p
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
while phase one in Sabah involved a total cost of RM12 billion. Asked on LRT project proposed by Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg to connect Kuching, Kota Samarahan and Serian, Fadillah said the proposed project would not... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Spirit high at the Kuching Parade despite the rainof the Hilton hotel here. The contingents staged a short performance as they w
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
of the Hilton hotel here. The contingents staged a short performance as they walked past the grand stand. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg officiated at the parade. Also present during the ceremony were Abang Johari’s wife Datin... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Fadillah happy with progress of Pan Borneo Highway projectwhile phase one in Sabah involved a total cost of RM12 billion. Asked on LRT p
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
while phase one in Sabah involved a total cost of RM12 billion. Asked on LRT project proposed by Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg to connect Kuching, Kota Samarahan and Serian, Fadillah said the proposed project would not... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Backbenchers happy with research team’s findingsstate’s negotiation for the devolution of power’s negotiation with the federal
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
state’s negotiation for the devolution of power’s negotiation with the federal government. “I feel that our Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg has gone a few steps ahead into the solution of our Sarawak rights. I should congratulate... Read more
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The Borneo Post
State wants bigger cuta courtesy call from representatives of Sarawak Lawn Tennis Association (SLTA)
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
a courtesy call from representatives of Sarawak Lawn Tennis Association (SLTA) at his office here. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg had already expressed his dissatisfaction over the 10 per cent allocation from the Tourism... Read more
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The Borneo Post
We want at least 30 pct of Tourism Tax collected in state – Abdul Karimhere after receiving a courtesy call from Sarawak Lawn Tennis Association (SLTA
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
here after receiving a courtesy call from Sarawak Lawn Tennis Association (SLTA) at his office here today. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg had already expressed disatisfaction with only 10 per cent of the revenue collected from... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Who are the pioneering 5?left) Datuk Seri Idris Jala; Dato Mohammad Medan Abdullah; Dato Isaac Lugun; Da
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
left) Datuk Seri Idris Jala; Dato Mohammad Medan Abdullah; Dato Isaac Lugun; Datuk Wee Yiaw Hin KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg announced on Tuesday morning members of the board of the newly-formed Petroleum Sarawak Sdn... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Awang Tengah: Sarawak needs more STEM practitionersand the Department of Community Development (Kemas) at Wisma Bapa Malaysia, Pet
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
and the Department of Community Development (Kemas) at Wisma Bapa Malaysia, Petra Jaya, here representing Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg. Awang Tengah, who is also Minister of Industrial and Entrepreneur Development, and Second... Read more
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The Borneo Post
China group visits Kuching Fest Food Fairindustry in both Sarawak and China, which should in turn make Kuching a tourism
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
industry in both Sarawak and China, which should in turn make Kuching a tourism hub in the region. He added Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg had witnessed the signing of memoranda of understanding between the state government and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Upcoming hub brings in RM4 bln to Sarawakour Tianjin friends for taking the initiative to approach us and identify us as
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
our Tianjin friends for taking the initiative to approach us and identify us as their partners,” he added. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg has approved the KIMhub project in principle, subject to formalisation of all finer prints... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Unimas at forefront of preserving, conserving languages and cultures of Sarawakto be extinct,” he told the International Conference of Language Studies (ICLS
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
to be extinct,” he told the International Conference of Language Studies (ICLS 2017) here yesterday. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg officially declared open the conference organised by Unimas’ Faculty of Language and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CM: Vital to preserve, conserve Sarawak cultures , languages, traditionsis having on languages and cultures calls for an urgent need for action. Shari
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
is having on languages and cultures calls for an urgent need for action. Sharing about his experience, Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said he came to discover about the many new terminologies and words created by social... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Thai ambassador calls on TYT, CMvice chancellor Prof Dr Wan Hashim Wan Ibrahim. Damrong and delegates later al
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
vice chancellor Prof Dr Wan Hashim Wan Ibrahim. Damrong and delegates later also paid a courtesy visit on Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg at his office in Wisma Bapa Malaysia here. During the visit, they had the opportunity to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Petros board formed, members all SarawakiansSarawak’s own oil and gas company, is made up of five Sarawakians who have reti
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
Sarawak’s own oil and gas company, is made up of five Sarawakians who have retired from Petronas and Shell. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg highlighted this yesterday as he brushed aside rumours that Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB)... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Setting up Petros a good move — Seefor Sarawak, for a petroleum-related downstream development project in Sarawak.
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
for Sarawak, for a petroleum-related downstream development project in Sarawak.” In view of this, See said Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg must ensure that all revenues and returns from the state’s investments in the exploration,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Petros a welcomed step – Seefor Sarawak, for a petroleum-related downstream development project in Sarawak.
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
for Sarawak, for a petroleum-related downstream development project in Sarawak.” In view of this, See said Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg must ensure that all revenues and returns from the State’s investments in the exploration,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Sarawak needs to develop tourism industry to sustain its economy’state cannot cut its forests forever to extract timber and set up oil palm plan
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
state cannot cut its forests forever to extract timber and set up oil palm plantations to bring in revenue, Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said. “As tourism has been a major contributor to the economy of many countries, the state... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak’s own oil and gas firm Petros officially formedon stage. He rendered some of his favourite Pop Yeh Yeh numbers to the delight
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
on stage. He rendered some of his favourite Pop Yeh Yeh numbers to the delight of the diners. KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg officially announced the formation of Sarawak’s wholly-owned oil and gas company Petros at... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Chief Minister leads list of 101 recipients of Scout awardsKing Scout certificates to a total of 101 recipients at the Astana Negeri yeste
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
King Scout certificates to a total of 101 recipients at the Astana Negeri yesterday. Leading the list was Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg – also the Sarawak Scout leader – who received ‘Bintang Semangat Padi Perak’ from... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak’s O&G company Petros officially formed – Abang JohariFile Photo for illustration purposes KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
File Photo for illustration purposes KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg officially announced the formation of the Sarawak wholly owned oil and gas company, Petros at an appreciation dinner organised by his office on Sunday... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Much opportunities in technological, vocational sectorat the ceremony. MUKAH: The technological and vocational sector has a huge job
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
at the ceremony. MUKAH: The technological and vocational sector has a huge job market in the state, says Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg. He thus hopes that those looking for jobs equip themselves with technological and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Autism centres in Sarawak and Sabah in pipelineCentre (PDK). Present were Sabati president Datin Amar Datuk Juma’ani Tuanku B
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
Centre (PDK). Present were Sabati president Datin Amar Datuk Juma’ani Tuanku Bujang who is wife of Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg; Assistant Minister for Women, Family and Childhood Development Rosey Yunus; Lambir... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Cabinet ministers, colleagues celebrate Abang Johari’s birthdayministers as well as leaders of state Barisan Nasional component parties gave a
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 days ago
ministers as well as leaders of state Barisan Nasional component parties gave an early birthday surprise to Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg with a cake yesterday (Thursday) to celebrate his 67th birthday, which falls on Aug... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Sarawak CMIEA this year receives good response’on Sept 8, in conjunction with SBF’s 1st anniversary, at Borneo Convention Cen
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 days ago
on Sept 8, in conjunction with SBF’s 1st anniversary, at Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) here. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg is expected to officiate at the ceremony. SBF president Datuk Abang Abdul Karim Tun Abang... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CM sends 160 Haj pilgrims off at KIAtotal of 160 Muslim pilgrims were given a send-off at Kuching International Air
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 days ago
total of 160 Muslim pilgrims were given a send-off at Kuching International Airport (KIA) Wednesday night by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg. The group, comprising pilgrims from Kuching, is the fourth of five batches heading to the... Read more
19d
The Borneo Post
State govt owes Sarawakians an explanation on Petronas deal – Seeand partner PTTGL Investment Ltd (PTTGLI) for US$500 million (RM2.14 billion).
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
and partner PTTGL Investment Ltd (PTTGLI) for US$500 million (RM2.14 billion). In making the call, See said Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg should also set a 30-day deadline for Petronas to conclude the Shareholders Agreement with... Read more
19d
The Borneo Post
DBKU launches free WiFi serviceenvironmentally sustainable, healthy, liveable and economically vibrant. “I al
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
environmentally sustainable, healthy, liveable and economically vibrant. “I also would like to assure our Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg that we at MBKS will uphold his bold vision of ‘Digital Sarawak’,” he added. The event... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Pat on the back for DBKU, MBKSthe 29th Kuching City Day celebration by Chan (left) and Abang Abdul Wahap (rig
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
the 29th Kuching City Day celebration by Chan (left) and Abang Abdul Wahap (right). — Photo by Kong Jun Liung KUCHING: Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg commended Kuching North City Commission (DBKU) and Kuching South City Council (MBKS) for... Read more
21d
Sabah Daily Express
S'wak not happy with planned tourism tax distributionRM1 for every RM10 in tax per room per night collected from foreign tourists, t
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 21 days ago
RM1 for every RM10 in tax per room per night collected from foreign tourists, to the State Government. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said it is because the decision differs from the initial arrangement. He said the State... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Abg Jo not satisfied with just RM1KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg is not satisfied with
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 days ago
KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg is not satisfied with only 10 per cent of the revenue collected from Tourism Tax to be channelled to Sarawak. He indicated that Sarawak would not settle for the recent announcement by... Read more
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