S’wak to upgrade dilapidated schools with ‘new financial model’

The CM says Development Bank of Sarawak will charge Putrajaya to reimburse the state.

S’wak needs RM17b for rural water supply plan

Stephen Rundi says this is what the various water supply programmes under the 11MP, 12MP will cost.

S'wak CM says state gov't has 'no issue' with Pujut rep's termination

Abang Johari isn't perturbed by DAP's claim the state's move goes against the court ruling on Ting Tiong Choon.

S'wak DAP rep disqualified from seat over alleged Aussie citizenship

UPDATED 4.35PM | However, Dr Ting Tiong Choon claims he has renounced his Australian citizenship and remains a Malaysian citizen.

Two new ministers sworn in after S'wak cabinet reshuffle

Two assistant ministers were also sworn in today.

No more cabotage for Sabah, Sarawak from June 1

But this does not apply to ships operating between Labuan and the states of Sabah and Sarawak.

Awang Tengah appointed DCM in new cabinet line-up

Abang Johari announces his cabinet reshuffle, the first after he assumed office last January.

Sarawak’s sape travels across the South China Sea

MALAYSIANS KINI | The KL Sape Collective wants to spread S'wakian traditional music to the city.
  Annabelle Lee

Sarawak proposes abolition of cabotage policy

The state government wants an end to policy that requires all goods to enter the state through Port Klang.

Despite Anwar's stand, Sabah, S'wak PKR reject Hadi's bill outright

They say the bill has nothing to do with empowering the syariah courts, and remain opposed to it.

Report details Taib family's Canadian real estate empire

Bruno Manser Fund's report says the Taibs' Canadian property business is worth RM664 million.

Federal Court tells parties to focus on claim to NCR land

'We can't be going around the world. That will takes us another 80 days,' judge says in S'wak land dispute.
  Koh Jun Lin

‘PAS doing a disservice to Sarawak’

PAS vice-president Idris Ahmad’s statement against my urging to stop the import of West Malaysia Islamic teachers into Sarawak shows PAS’ total lack of understanding and respect for the rights of Sarawak in the Federation of Malaysia.
  Chong Chieng Jen

Bleak future for Harapan, DAP to blame, says PAS veep

This follows Sarawak DAP's insistence that the state government stops recruiting religious teachers from Peninsula Malaysia.
  Zulaikha Zulkifli

Sarawak Harapan reach seat deal

Unlike previous elections, main opposition parties in Sarawak reach consensus early. 

S'wak BN fears possible 'discrimination' in amended Act 355

The 25 MPs tell Najib they worry about different penalties between Muslims and non-Muslims.

S'wak CM says he's impressed by Sabah's development

'Kota Kinabalu looks different,' he says, praising CM Musa Aman for 'brainchild'.

CM: New funding model for S'wak to be announced in April

He says the federal government should help the state in terms of funding, but Sarawak still requires its own approach.

The politics of native titles in Sarawak

COMMENT | Political malaise and self-serving leaders have left Dayaks on shaky ground when it comes to land claims.
  James Chin

S'wak in talks with two ministries over fate of N Korean workers

The issue, which afects 170 workers, is a very delicate one and any decision will take some time to reach.

Abang Johari tells SUPP to woo S'wak Chinese ahead of GE14

He says failing to do so means SUPP has failed in uniting the Chinese community.


Najib assures Sarawak on restoring state's rights

On Sarawak's demand for 20pct petroleum royalty, PM says negotiations are still ongoing. 

Selva Kumar also barred from Sarawak

Several state and political party leaders urged the state government yesterday to impose the ban.

Adenan's widow is BN's choice for Tanjong Datu by-election

UPDATED 6.44PM | Jamilah Anu, 62, has been an active member of Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB). 
  Norman Goh

Original intentions

Is Malaysia moving in the right direction?
  KJ John

Snatch case spirals into fake 'baby selling' story on FB

Sarawak police says the hoax causes unneccesary fear.

DAP: Ridiculous to ask opposition to sit out Tanjong Datu polls

A S'wak DAP leader ticks off PBB's Stephen Rundi for asking the opposition not to run for Adenan's seat.

Seven tasks Abang Johari needs to pick up from Adenan

MP SPEAKS | Will the new CM carry on what his predecessor started in devolution, UEC recognition among others?

  Lim Kit Siang

Abang Johari's experience, maturity will further propel S'wak progress

UPDATED 10.12PM | So declare several ministers in their congatulatory messages on his appoinment as CM, while DPM Zahid pledges to help him.

Abang Johari appointed S'wak CM

UPDATED 4.24PM | The 66-year-old political veteran takes over from the late Adenan Satem.

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