Desmond Davidson

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

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Friday, 17 Jun 2022 06:08 PM

Don’t hike chicken price unreasonably when regulation ends, warns minister

Nanta says errant poultry farmers can be investigated for profiteering.

Don’t hike chicken price unreasonably when regulation ends, warns minister

Friday, 17 Jun 2022 04:40 PM

PBB to set up new youth wing for 18-28-year-olds

Uggah says party wants to capture young voters before they join the opposition.

PBB to set up new youth wing for 18-28-year-olds

Thursday, 16 Jun 2022 10:16 AM

No ‘rocking the boat’ at PBB assembly this weekend

Sarawak party’s top leaders return unopposed.

No ‘rocking the boat’ at PBB assembly this weekend

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2022 05:15 PM

Sarawak youth minister says move to give 18-year-olds voting rights ‘hasty’

Education, awareness needed for youth to become responsible voters, says Abdul Karim Hamzah.

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Sarawak youth minister says move to give 18-year-olds voting rights ‘hasty’

Sunday, 29 May 2022 11:00 AM

After the fuss, some leaders now say Undi18 voters not politically mature

They need guidance on choosing the right candidates, political parties, young politicians say.

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After the fuss, some leaders now say Undi18 voters not politically mature


Thursday, 26 May 2022 06:53 PM

Abang Johari says price of cooking gas in Sarawak could be further discounted

State government committed to protect interest of consumers, premier says.

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Abang Johari says price of cooking gas in Sarawak could be further discounted

Thursday, 26 May 2022 05:34 PM

Sarawak govt takes wait-and-see approach to investment in Serba Dinamik

Deputy premier says the state’s venture is intended for long-term value appreciation.

Sarawak govt takes wait-and-see approach to investment in Serba Dinamik

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 03:13 PM

Sarawak tourism ministry to salvage burial poles from Tatau river

Karim says the recovery of the klirieng is under a heritage protection programme.

Sarawak tourism ministry to salvage burial poles from Tatau river

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 01:29 PM

Unfair to blacklist contractors due spiralling cost of raw materials, says DAP rep

Chong insists Sarawak fall into line with federal govt and renegotiate prices for benefit of state recovery.

Unfair to blacklist contractors due spiralling cost of raw materials, says DAP rep

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 05:09 PM

Native courts to be elevated in major overhaul for Sarawak native law

State minister says bill of new ordinance could be table at year-end.

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Native courts to be elevated in major overhaul for Sarawak native law

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 04:05 PM

Sarawak to roll out ‘one utility bill’ soon

New billing system to integrate different utility agencies.

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Sarawak to roll out ‘one utility bill’ soon

Monday, 23 May 2022 07:02 PM

Brief assembly on state’s losses in Serba Dinamik, Sarawak premier told

Batu Lintang rep also asks about plans to recoup losses following O&G firm’s legal woes.

Brief assembly on state’s losses in Serba Dinamik, Sarawak premier told

Monday, 23 May 2022 05:39 PM

GPS rep demands Guan Eng apologise over 2019 bankruptcy remark

Ding Kuong Hiing says Abang Johari’s prudent financial management has proven the DAP leader wrong.

GPS rep demands Guan Eng apologise over 2019 bankruptcy remark

Monday, 23 May 2022 12:49 PM

Sarawak can use independent assessor over dispute with Putrajaya

Deputy minister says avenue provided for in federal constitution.

Sarawak can use independent assessor over dispute with Putrajaya

Sunday, 22 May 2022 07:00 AM

PBB veep urges Bersatu’s Sarawak MPs to jump to ruling pact

Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah says voters are in favour of local parties.

PBB veep urges Bersatu’s Sarawak MPs to jump to ruling pact