Desmond Davidson

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

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22 hours ago

Sarawak to buy out all TH oil palm plantations in state

Only sale price stands in the way of sealing entire deal, says CM.

Sarawak to buy out all TH oil palm plantations in state

1 day ago

GPS cannot back Anwar’s quest to be PM, says Abang Jo

His move is clearly for personal interest, chief minister remarks.

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GPS cannot back Anwar’s quest to be PM, says Abang Jo

1 day ago

Shorter road to Limbang, Lawas after realignment

Sarawak link bypasses oil-rich sultanate of Brunei.

Shorter road to Limbang, Lawas after realignment

2 days ago

Sarawak braces for virus cases spike post-Sabah elections

Everyone who goes to Covid-19 hotspot risks carrying the infection home, says disaster committe chairman.

Sarawak braces for virus cases spike post-Sabah elections

2 days ago

Sarawak sets new travel curbs amid Sabah virus outbreak

Visitors required to apply for admission via EnterSarawak app, submit test results for 'limited entry pass'.

Sarawak sets new travel curbs amid Sabah virus outbreak


4 days ago

GPS still behind Muhyiddin, says Sarawak CM

Abang Johari ‘baffled’ by Anwar’s announcement of forming new government.

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GPS still behind Muhyiddin, says Sarawak CM

4 days ago

87 screened in Sarawak after Sabah patient’s passage

Covid-19 tests for border officers, hotel and restaurant workers who came into contact with traveller.

87 screened in Sarawak after Sabah patient’s passage

5 days ago

Sarawak’s private schools will fill gap in national education system, says CM

Abang Johari breaks ground at first of 5 schools offering international curriculum for needy students.

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Sarawak’s private schools will fill gap in national education system, says CM

5 days ago

Sarawak reeling from foreign workers’ ban

Palm oil industry major income earner, no longer able to tap on Indonesians.

Sarawak reeling from foreign workers’ ban

6 days ago

Pupil, lawyer challenge compulsory learning of khat in govt schools

Lawyer Dominique Ng says khat is a form of Islamic calligraphy and no person should be compelled to learn it.

Pupil, lawyer challenge compulsory learning of khat in govt schools

1 week ago

Sarawak petroleum tax should be 25%, says state rights activist

Petronas should cut Putrajaya’s share to 5%, says activist.

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Sarawak petroleum tax should be 25%, says state rights activist

1 week ago

Rep reminds Sarawak govt of committee’s suggestions in talks with Petronas

See Chee How says acceptance of state's ownership of all hydrocarbon resources remains 'top priority'.

Rep reminds Sarawak govt of committee’s suggestions in talks with Petronas

1 week ago

Petronas pays RM2.9 billion sales tax to Sarawak

Payment part of national oil company’s settlement with state government.

Petronas pays RM2.9 billion sales tax to Sarawak

1 week ago

Go back to basics to resolve MA63 disputes, says Abang Johari

The Sarawak chief minister says the Borneo states only want their enshrined rights back.

Go back to basics to resolve MA63 disputes, says Abang Johari

1 week ago

Uggah to push for more early flood warning stations on Rajang River

They will help residents prepare before river overflows, says DCM.

Uggah to push for more early flood warning stations on Rajang River