Desmond Davidson

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

E-mail: [email protected]


4 days ago

GPS repeats it is not official Perikatan ally

Sarawak coalition's position is merely to support the PM for the sake of a stable government.

GPS repeats it is not official Perikatan ally

6 days ago

Sarawak fails to trace more than 300 for Covid-19 tests

More tha 2,000 have been tested, and on 16 turned out positive.

Sarawak fails to trace more than 300 for Covid-19 tests

6 days ago

Baleh intrusion may expedite permanent bases at Kalimantan border

Deputy CM says small paths along the porous border must be sealed.

Baleh intrusion may expedite permanent bases at Kalimantan border

6 days ago

7 banks to disburse virus relief funds for Sarawak SMEs

Aid to cost state government RM80.7 million in interest subsidies. 

7 banks to disburse virus relief funds for Sarawak SMEs

1 week ago

Sarawak PKR loses more grassroots leaders

Kuching, Sri Aman branch chiefs among those who quit party in solidarity with leaders given the sack.

1 comment

Sarawak PKR loses more grassroots leaders


1 week ago

Interstate travel permit now required to enter Sarawak

This is in line with Putrajaya’s interstate travel restrictions, says Douglas Uggah Embas.

Interstate travel permit now required to enter Sarawak

1 week ago

What Perikatan ‘MoU’, ask Sarawak parties

GPS leaders deny any knowledge of move to formalise ruling coalition.

5 comments

What Perikatan ‘MoU’, ask Sarawak parties

1 week ago

Last Covid-19 red zone in Sarawak turns yellow

More than 73% of state is now green.

Last Covid-19 red zone in Sarawak turns yellow

1 week ago

Kapit man under probe for threatening to kill Masing

44-year-old suspect allegedly made death threat in WhatsApp group.

1 comment

Kapit man under probe for threatening to kill Masing

1 week ago

Breaking stay-home order, tampering with e-tracker now a crime in Sarawak

Offender can land hefty fine or jail time, says minister.

Breaking stay-home order, tampering with e-tracker now a crime in Sarawak

1 week ago

We didn’t surrender oil and gas rights, says Sarawak CM

Abang Johari Openg says Sarawak recognises Petroleum Development Act 1974 for the country, not the state.

2 comments

We didn’t surrender oil and gas rights, says Sarawak CM

1 week ago

Sarawak relaxes inter-district travel for civil servants, essential services

Douglas Uggah says residents still need police permission for other business, while national rule on Raya, Gawai gatherings remains.

Sarawak relaxes inter-district travel for civil servants, essential services

1 week ago

Long list of ‘don’ts’ for reopening Sarawak hotels

Gyms, pools, conference halls and buffets still off the table for now, says minister.

Long list of ‘don’ts’ for reopening Sarawak hotels

1 week ago

Sarawak rejects notion of Covid-19 testing by private clinics, hospitals

DCM wary of ‘unscrupulous medical practitioners’ taking advantage of situation.

Sarawak rejects notion of Covid-19 testing by private clinics, hospitals

1 week ago

Heavy rain, dam discharge threaten to flood town on upper Rajang

Water from Bakun had to be released after days of heavy rain.

Heavy rain, dam discharge threaten to flood town on upper Rajang