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Set aside political differences for Sarawak’s sake

CHIEF Minister Datuk Patinggi Adenan Satem has called on opposition voters in the State to return to Barisan Nasional (BN). He called for everyone to focus on what’s best for our Great State instead of dwelling on political differences. “Let us set aside all our political differences for the sake of the future of Sarawak and … Continue reading

Sarawak abolishes quit rent – another reason I am thankful to be a Sarawakian

WELL the State Government under Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem abolished quit rent in the State for smallholder agricultural land and residential land as of yesterday (March 15). The definition of smallholder agricultural land here is land below 100 acres. Now that applies to most of us with gardens and paddy fields … Continue reading

Will the Adenan factor bring Chinese votes back to BN?

SPEAKING to Chinese friends and relatives in Sarawak, there’s definitely been a change of tone in their feelings towards the ruling coalition of Barisan Nasional (BN). Ever since Datuk Patinggi Adenan Satem came into the office of Chief Minister in 2014, he’s really taken bold steps to ensure ALL Sarawakians are assured of their rights. … Continue reading

What a game changer the Pan Borneo Highway will be

AN eight-fold multiplier effect. This is what will happen to Sarawak’s economy once the RM16 billion Pan Borneo Highway has been completed. Our Great State will benefit immensely not only through economic growth but also overall development. By the end of this year, 10 packages of the project’s construction would be completed. The first package is … Continue reading

More affordable housing for Sarawak please

MORE affordable houses that are comfortable to live in. That’s what Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Adenan Satem has called for in Sarawak. Indeed. Each and every Sarawakian deserves a comfortable place to call home – not just those with a big pay cheque at the end of the month. Urbanisation is something that affects all … Continue reading

Adenan wants focus on narrowing digital divide

CHIEF Minister Datuk Patinggi Adenan Satem has called for a narrowing of the digital divide in our Great State. While those of us in urban areas usually complain about the quality of Internet services, many Sarawakians in rural areas still don’t have access at all. Our Chief Minister has been told by the federal Communications and Multimedia … Continue reading