Borneo can be an economic powerhouse in Asia, says Shafie

Borneo can be an economic powerhouse in Asia, says Shafie

Aviation and Aerospace, Brunei, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Farming & Agriculture, FinTech, Fishing, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Our Community, Renewable Energy, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City, Social Innovation
Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal said the island of Borneo, which is shared by three countries including Malaysia, has the potential to be an economic powerhouse in the Asian region. — Bernama pic TARAKAN (Indonesia), Oct 2 — The island of Borneo, which is shared by three countries including Malaysia, has the potential to be an economic powerhouse in the Asian region, said Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal. He said the area, covering Sabah dan Sarawak, Kalimantan dan Brunei, was rich with natural resources, particularly oil and gas. The island’s proximity to China and South Korea would also contribute to the economic growth, he said. “I am confident Borneo can become a regional economic power not only due to its large size but also its…
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ACADEMIC VISIT TO IMM INTERNATIONAL APPLIED VIBRATION CONFERENCE (IAViC) 2019

ACADEMIC VISIT TO IMM INTERNATIONAL APPLIED VIBRATION CONFERENCE (IAViC) 2019

Aviation and Aerospace, Digital Economy, Farming & Agriculture, Industry 4.0, Renewable Energy, Smart City
The IMM International Applied Vibration Conference (IAViC) 2019 was organized on 13th to 14th November 2019 at Sheraton Imperial, Kuala Lumpur. Forty students from the Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) and Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) joined this event. The panels of experts from industry presented on applied vibration. Asset owners and engineers from oil & gas, marine, aviation & aerospace, automotive and rail industries cannot deny the need and importance of vibration technology effective diagnostic tool to troubleshoot various problems related to design, construction, operation or maintenance. Professionals have shared their challenges as well as hands-on experiences, thus providing students a glimpse of the real-life working environment in the industry. During the conference session, the students also visited the exhibition booths. The exhibitors shared their experience and introduced applied technology to…
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‘Limbang Waterfront project to be completed by 2021’

‘Limbang Waterfront project to be completed by 2021’

Brunei, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Fishing, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City, Social Innovation
LIMBANG: The RM60-million Limbang Waterfront upgrading project is expected to be fully completed by 2021. In stating this, Assistant Minister of Agriculture, Native Land and Regional Development Datuk Dr Abdul Rahman Ismail said the project was divided into two phases. “Limbang will have the longest waterfront in Sarawak once the waterfront project with a total length of 1.6km is fully completed by 2021. “This Limbang Waterfront would be the main development icon for the people here,” he said when met during the presentation of Limbang Waterfront Upgrading Project Phase 2 Contract at Limbang District Council yesterday. The Bukit Kota assemblyman said phase one of the project was progressing well. The one-km phase one project costing RM30 million is expected to complete by July next year, he added. The remaining 600-metre second…
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‘Successful youths ensure Sarawak’s 2030 vision’

‘Successful youths ensure Sarawak’s 2030 vision’

Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Farming & Agriculture, FinTech, Fishing, Industry 4.0, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City, Social Innovation
MIRI: The success and achievements of Sarawakian youths today signify their immense potential to ensure that Sarawak would meet its aspirations of becoming a developed state by 2030. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg says Sarawakian youths have shown excellence in various fields including education, economy, sports, and performing arts – both nationally and internationally. “These are quite complicated fields, but Sarawakian youths have been successful even in foreign countries. That is why I want to change our economy so that the Sarawak economy is similar to the developed economies including Singapore and they can serve in such an advanced economy,” he said when officiating at the state-level Youth Day 2019 celebration here yesterday. “That is why I have the feeling Sarawak can become the most developed state…
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BPHB introduces UTAP Transformation Journey to enhance work culture

BPHB introduces UTAP Transformation Journey to enhance work culture

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, Fishing, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sarawak, Smart City, Social Innovation
BINTULU: In an effort to enhance the culture of governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) among its management team and staff, Bintulu Port Holdings Berhad (BPHB) recently launched the ‘UTAP Transformation Journey’. The event held at Bintulu Port Authority auditorium was attended by about 300 members of BPHB staff and management. Among those attending the launch were BPHB board members Salihin Abang and Dato Sri Mohamed Khalid Yusuf. According to BPHB Group chief executive officer Dato Mohammad Medan Abdullah, ‘utap’ means ‘shield’ in the Vaie, or the local Bintulu dialect, as it symbolises the weapon used by local heroes as a defence against enemy attacks while in close combat. “In this context, the UTAP project is described as a shield that can protect the company from a variety of threats…
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Prof. Ir. Dr Al-Khalid B. Othman at IAViC2019

Prof. Ir. Dr Al-Khalid B. Othman at IAViC2019

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The IAViC2019 Organising Comittee would like to extend our appreciation to Prof. Ir. Dr Al-Khalid B. Othman for his highly impactful support and contributions at our International Vibration Conference 2019 (IVIC2019) which was held on the 13-14 November 2019 at Sheraton Imperial, Kuala Lumpur. Special thanks to Serba Dinamik and Sarawak Energy for supporting IAViC2019, see you again!
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Startups must look beyond information technology — Serba Dinamik founder

Startups must look beyond information technology — Serba Dinamik founder

Aviation and Aerospace, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, FinTech, Fishing, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City, Social Innovation
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 14): Serba Dinamik group managing director and group chief executive director Datuk Dr Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah has called for a change of mindset among startups, urging them to look beyond information technology (IT) as their preferred business choice. He said it has become common to associate startups with IT due to the mushrooming of new companies in the sector following the success of unicorns such as e-hailing company Grab, and e-commerce giants such as Lazada and Shopee. "Sometimes people wrongly interpret that when it is a startup, it has to be related to IT but it is not necessarily that way. It can be a new technology related to maintenance,” he told Bernama in an interview recently. Mohd Abdul Karim, who is also the founder of…
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Pembangunan ART Akan Menjadikan Samarahan Ala-ala Jepun

Pembangunan ART Akan Menjadikan Samarahan Ala-ala Jepun

Aviation and Aerospace, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Farming & Agriculture, FinTech, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City, Social Innovation
SAMARAHAN : Usaha Kerajaan Sarawak dalam membangunkan sistem pengangkutan yang lebih moden seperti pembangunan “Autonomous Rapid Transit” (ART) akan menjadikan bahagian ini ala-ala negara Jepun. Ketua Menteri Datuk Patinggi Abang Zohari Tun Openg berkata, ART yang akan dibina di Samarahan merupakan sebuah teknologi yang hanya diguna pakai oleh dua buah negara maju iaitu China dan Jepun serta berharap sistem pengangkutan ini akan mengurangkan kesesakan jalan raya di Kota Samarahan khususnya pada waktu puncak. “Ini merupakan teknologi yang baharu yang kita akan bina di Samarahan yang telah diguna pakai oleh negara China dan juga Jepun. Oleh itu, Samarahan akan menjadi seperti Jepun juga. “Pihak pembangkang tidak tahu mengenai teknologi ini dan bertanya kepada saya apa itu ART kerana mereka agak ‘outdated’. Saya sudah menghantar Menteri Pengangkutan kita ke sana untuk melihat…
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SAMBUTAN ULANG TAHUN KE 3 MAJLIS PERBANDARAN KOTA SAMARAHAN

SAMBUTAN ULANG TAHUN KE 3 MAJLIS PERBANDARAN KOTA SAMARAHAN

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JADUAL & ACARA PENGISIAN SAMARAHAN FOOD FESTIVAL SEMPENA SAMBUTAN ULANG TAHUN KE 3 MAJLIS PERBANDARAN KOTA SAMARAHAN 01 NOVEMBER HINGGA 11 NOVEMBER 2019 PREMIER PARKIR THE SUMMER SHOPPING MALL, KOTA SAMARAHAN SCAN QR CODE Disediakan OlehBahagian Pembangunan Komuniti & KorporatMajlis Perbandaran Kota SamarahanTel:082-671023 Faxs: 082671342Email: bolhasm1@sarawak.gov.my hassanbol288@gmail.com
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Tahniah Dato Dr. Ir. Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah, Ketua Eksekutif Kumpulan Serba Dinamik Penerima Anugrah Usahawan Bumiputera Cemerlang

Tahniah Dato Dr. Ir. Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah, Ketua Eksekutif Kumpulan Serba Dinamik Penerima Anugrah Usahawan Bumiputera Cemerlang

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Seramai 12 usahawan menerima anugerah dalam sembilan kategori dipertandingkan dan Anugerah Usahawan Bumiputera Cemerlang diberikan kepada  Dato’ Dr Ir Mohd Abdul Karim Abdullah dari syarikat Serba Dinamik Holding Berhad. Hadir sama, Ketua Menteri, Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, Timbalan Ketua Menteri, Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan yang juga Menteri Perdagangan Antarabangsa dan Industri, Terminal Perindustrian dan Pembangunan Usahawan; Menteri Muda Perdagangan Antarabangsa dan Industri, Terminal Perindustrian dan Pembangunan Usahawan, Datuk Mohd Naroden Majais; dan Presiden Dewan Usahawan Bumiputera Sarawak (DUBS), Datu Abang Helmi Tan Sri Ikhwan serta tetamu kehormat lain. [Source: UtusanBorneo]
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