The Rural and Regional Development Ministry has allocated RM11.115 billion for infrastructure projects in Sabah since the 8th Malaysia Plan (8MP).

Its minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said an additional RM14.6 million was allocated for the development of human capital, particularly for rural communities in Sabah for the 2012-2014 period.

“It involves training under the ministry [...]

The federal government has allocated about RM2.25 billion this year to upgrade and improve power supply services in Sabah in the next five years, said Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili.

Of the amount, among others, RM1.4 billion would be spent on power transmission improvement, distribution (RM525 million), rectifying weaknesses that [...]

The Federal government is allocating an additional RM1 billion to rebuild dilapidated schools in Sabah and Sarawak, said Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

He said most of such schools in the country numbering about 600 were located in Sabah and Sarawak.

“We have identified the school buildings which have to be rebuilt, we just need [...]

KOTA KINABALU — The Sabah state Cabinet today agreed to contribute RM100,000 to each family of members of the security forces killed in Lahad Datu and Semporna.

When announcing the contribution, Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman said a contribution of RM50,000 would also be given to the members of the security forces who sustained severe [...]