Desmond Davidson

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

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Wednesday, 27 Jul 2022 11:27 AM

Sarawak inks chip design deal with Belgian firm

Premier says state poised to contribute globally as semiconductor product manufacturer.

Sarawak inks chip design deal with Belgian firm

Sunday, 24 Jul 2022 07:00 AM

Sarawak fire dept training for longhouse folk pays off

Volunteer firefighters help reduce number of major blazes in interior.

Sarawak fire dept training for longhouse folk pays off

Thursday, 21 Jul 2022 05:54 PM

Sarawak nationalists accuse Bau politicians of sabotaging independence day gathering

State rights group blames district leaders for cancellation of venue permit to host 722 celebration.

Sarawak nationalists accuse Bau politicians of sabotaging independence day gathering

Thursday, 21 Jul 2022 01:18 PM

Why the name change for Sarawak independence day, asks opposition party

Lina Soo questions motive of Sarawak government.

Why the name change for Sarawak independence day, asks opposition party

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2022 02:36 PM

Phase 1 of Sarawak’s ART transport system awarded to 3-company consortium

Sarawak Metro says contract worth RM1.425 billion.

Phase 1 of Sarawak’s ART transport system awarded to 3-company consortium


Monday, 18 Jul 2022 07:00 AM

Peninsular Malay leaders want to ride roughshod over Borneo, say analysts

Folk in eastern states mistrustful of those who are all take, no give.

Peninsular Malay leaders want to ride roughshod over Borneo, say analysts

Friday, 15 Jul 2022 04:48 PM

No explanation given but fuel shortage at Kuching stations sorted

Without giving details, Shell says it is due to ‘unforeseen logistical challenges’.

No explanation given but fuel shortage at Kuching stations sorted

Thursday, 14 Jul 2022 04:20 PM

Sarawak minister explains why law to define ‘native’ is not in force yet

Sharifah Hasidah says condition and requirement qualification is still be drafted.

Sarawak minister explains why law to define ‘native’ is not in force yet

Saturday, 09 Jul 2022 07:00 AM

Sarawak Bersatu facing political oblivion, say analysts

Two of its MPs set to dump party for PBB before the next general election.

Sarawak Bersatu facing political oblivion, say analysts

Wednesday, 06 Jul 2022 04:15 PM

No MA63, no Malaysia, Ongkili tells Tok Mat

Minister slams Umno no. 2 over ‘short-sighted’ proposal for a new Malaysia Agreement.

Monday, 04 Jul 2022 06:50 AM

Lubok Antu MP’s difficult journey back to PRS

Party not ready to welcome back member who has failed to show loyalty.

Lubok Antu MP’s difficult journey back to PRS

Sunday, 03 Jul 2022 10:51 AM

Saratok MP dumping Bersatu a matter of time, say analysts

They say Ali Biju’s expected crossover to GPS is for political survival.

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Saratok MP dumping Bersatu a matter of time, say analysts

Friday, 01 Jul 2022 01:44 PM

Sarawak to meet 1.2 million visitor target

Arrivals in the year's first 5 months have risen 680% compared to the same period last year.

Sarawak to meet 1.2 million visitor target

Friday, 01 Jul 2022 12:45 PM

Sarawak refuses to give Bersih chief entry permit for town hall meeting

Thomas Fann to deliver Ketuanan Pengundi address virtually tomorrow.

Sarawak refuses to give Bersih chief entry permit for town hall meeting

Thursday, 30 Jun 2022 05:12 PM

Sarawak to review growth plans of its five ports

Uggah says ports need to adopt new tech to enhance capability.

Sarawak to review growth plans of its five ports