Politics

Politics

Government deals, personalities, bills, and news

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Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud had an audience with the Prime Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad Jassim Jabr Al Thani, during...
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Indonesia has set its growth forecast for the third quarter 2012 at 6.3 per cent, according to the latest economic development report by the...
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The Philippine government said it is aiming to boost foreign direct investment to $10 billion annually, with a focus on the Business Process Outsourcing...

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At the US-ASEAN Business Forum held on July 13 in Siem Reap, Cambodia, home of the Angkor Wat temple, local businesses had to woo...
Awang Tengah Small

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Resources, environment, public utilities and industrial development all fall under Second Minister YB Datuk Tengah Bin Ali Hasan's three ministries in Sarawak.
Georgetown Penang Skyline

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Penang is the third largest economy among all states in Malaysia. Its focus on high-tech, services and tourism is attracting a large number of domestic and foreign investors, says Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng.
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A major new investment forum in Doha, Qatar on October 8-9, 2012, will see political and business leaders from the GCC and Southeast Asia identifying vast bilateral investment opportunities.

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The Sarawak State Planning Unit is responsible for planning socio-economic development programmes that are of benefit to the state. Its flagship long-term plan, SCORE...

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The State Planning Unit of Sarawak is the Sarawak State government Central Agency charged with mapping out the state’s future direction in terms of...

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Malaysia’s International Trade and Industry Minister, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed, announced that the government is committed to providing support and transparency for foreign investors. ...

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Sarawak’s State Industrial Development Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan announced that his state has registered RM2.91 billion in investment projects for the...

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Noted economist Professor Florencio Lopez de Silanes says that if Malaysia wishes to become a major player on the international stage, transparency is key. ...

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The Malaysian government announced today that the country is on target to exceed last year’s RM29 billion in direct foreign investments.  The first quarter...

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The Abu Dhabi government has announced a series of spending projects aimed at providing jobs and an affordable cost of living for its citizens. ...

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The Malaysian government recently announced 15 new projects that are part of the country’s Economic Transition Programmed, aimed at bringing developed-nation status, in the...

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While remaining tightlipped about many key details, the Chief Minister of Sarawak announced a deal in which Sarawak Energy and Sarawak Hidro will secure...

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South Korea is working towards ensuring a smaller carbon footprint for their country by announcing the implementation of a “green credit system” targeting large...