Desmond Davidson

Desmond is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Facebook.

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Sunday, 28 May 2023 07:00 AM

No Gawai cheer for Betong longhouse folk

Residents mourn 2 sisters killed in head-on collision on Pan-Borneo Highway.

No Gawai cheer for Betong longhouse folk

Saturday, 27 May 2023 05:41 PM

MACC interviewed me as witness, says Sarawak’s special legal counsel

He stresses that he has nothing to hide.  

MACC interviewed me as witness, says Sarawak’s special legal counsel

Friday, 26 May 2023 05:45 PM

Sisters among 3 killed in head-on collision

4 others are seriously injured. 

Sisters among 3 killed in head-on collision

Thursday, 25 May 2023 05:02 PM

Pro-independence activists lose suit to remove Sarawak from Malaysia

Judge says they have no local standi. 

Pro-independence activists lose suit to remove Sarawak from Malaysia

Wednesday, 24 May 2023 05:48 PM

Sarawak will be digitally developed by 2030, says premier

Abang Johari says the transformation will enhance productivity, yield and efficiency, and generate high-skilled jobs.

Sarawak will be digitally developed by 2030, says premier


Wednesday, 24 May 2023 03:50 PM

Uggah explains use of private jet for London Craft Week trip

Sarawak deputy premier says chartering an executive aircraft addresses safety, security concerns especially when travelling overseas.

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Uggah explains use of private jet for London Craft Week trip

Tuesday, 23 May 2023 06:17 PM

Rep hits out at delay in gazetting native status for kids of mixed marriages

Baru Bian dismisses Sarawak minister’s explanation at the state assembly.

Rep hits out at delay in gazetting native status for kids of mixed marriages

Tuesday, 23 May 2023 03:42 PM

Sarawak rabies outbreak logs 250 bite reports each month

2017 outbreak has claimed 59 out of 66 cases so far, says minister Stephen Rundi.

Sarawak rabies outbreak logs 250 bite reports each month

Monday, 22 May 2023 05:08 PM

Fadhlina ignoring state education issues, says Sarawak minister

Roland Sagah claims his federal counterpart refused to meet him and his officers to discuss pressing matters.

Fadhlina ignoring state education issues, says Sarawak minister

Thursday, 18 May 2023 05:40 PM

Opposition urges Sarawak to work with Sabah on arbitration centre

Assemblyman says the state must assert its autonomy from West Malaysia. 

Opposition urges Sarawak to work with Sabah on arbitration centre

Thursday, 18 May 2023 04:22 PM

275-megawatt Trusan hydroelectric dam still on the drawing board

Deputy minister says the state-owned power company is reviewing the project’s feasibility.

275-megawatt Trusan hydroelectric dam still on the drawing board

Thursday, 18 May 2023 02:39 PM

35% parliament representation for Sabah, Sarawak at policy decision stage

Deputy minister says the matter involves amendments to Federal Constitution.  

35% parliament representation for Sabah, Sarawak at policy decision stage

Wednesday, 17 May 2023 02:59 PM

Sarawak to decide on hydrogen projects by 2025

Deputy environmental sustainability minister says H2biscus and H2ornbill have completed their respective feasibility studies.

Sarawak to decide on hydrogen projects by 2025

Wednesday, 17 May 2023 11:10 AM

PM wrong to state ‘Allah’ ruling only for Sarawak, says rep

Baru Bian says the High Court judgment applies throughout the country.

PM wrong to state ‘Allah’ ruling only for Sarawak, says rep

Tuesday, 16 May 2023 05:25 PM

Sarawak Craft Council gets regulatory powers

Body to streamline, push local industry towards RM184 million sales target by 2030.

Sarawak Craft Council gets regulatory powers