Tawau

Type: City
Name: Tawau
Country: Malaysia
Latitude: 4.26
Longitude: 117.879997
population: 306,497
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Study Needed On Escalating Construction Material Prices In Sabah - Wee

TAWAU, Oct 25 (Bernama) -- A study should be conducted on the escalating price of construction materials in Sabah, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, Datuk Wee Ka Siong."Once we know the reason, we will be able to find a way to resolve ... [Published Bernama - 7 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Learning to be a better man in prison

KOTA KINABALU: Serving time in prison is not the end but rather a new beginning. This is the philosophy held by a young inmate from Tawau who has to undergo 16 years in jail for committing armed robbery last year.The 21-year-old who wished to be known ... [Published Sabah Daily Express - 17 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

We are the church moving forth to proclaim His name

TAWAU (herald Malaysia): The Youth ministers from the Diocesan Youth Office (DYO), together with the youths from Holy Trinity Church (HTC), Tawau, visited St. Thomas Chapel, Bombalai, some 30 KM from Tawau town on 11th October 2014. Some 30 youths gathered ... [Published Herald Malaysia Online - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Sabahan passenger wins global photo contest

KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysian has won a global photography contest organised by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, beating 160,930 entries from all over the world with a gorgeous sunset picture taken in his home state of Sabah.Muslianshah Masrie from Tawau shot the ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Mara's noble efforts should continue, says Mohd Yusof

LAHAD DATU: Majlis Amanah Rakyat (Mara) is urged to remain committed in helping the community through programmes that could improve their living standards.Lahad Datu Assemblyman, Datuk Mohd Yusof Apdal said Mara is synonymous with the organisation of ... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Police nab 70 illegals in two villages in Tawau

TAWAU : Police nabbed 70 illegal immigrants in Kampung Tawau Lama and Kampung Batu 1 here in an operation early this morning.Tawau District Police chief ACP Awang Besar Dullah said 38 men and 32 women, aged 15 to 62, were detained in the operation from ... [Published The Sun Daily - Oct 23 2014]
Entities: Tawau, Illegal, Police
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Drastic Measures By MMEA To Curb Smuggling

TAWAU, Oct 23 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) will reinforce its surveillance and employ drastic steps to curb smuggling activities off Sabah's east coast.Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim ... [Published Bernama - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

ESSZone curfew extended until November 6: Sabah police commissioner

THE curfew enforced in the waters off the six districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone) has been extended until November 6, said Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Jalaluddin Abdul Rahman.He said the curfew extension for the districts in Sandakan, ... [Published Brunei Times - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

3 hotspots forsmuggling in Tawau known

TAWAU: Batu-Batu Jetty, Sabindo and Haji Kuning River are believed to be hotbeds for the smuggling of subsidised goods to neighbouring countries, said District Maritime Chief, Captain Anor Jaafar.According to him, this suspicion was based on their observations ... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Curfew extended in Sabah’s east coast

KOTA KINABALU: A dusk till dawn sea curfew at six districts in Sabah’s east coast has been further extended until November 6, state Police Commissioner Datuk Jalaluddin Abdul Rahman said.He said the curfew extension in waters off the Sandakan, Kinabatangan, ... [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Department: New prison planned for Lahad Datu to address issue of overcrowding

TAWAU, Oct 21 — The Prisons Department plans to build a prison in Lahad Datu, to address the problem of overcrowding and its consequences in the existing prisons in Sabah.The department’s director of Management, Jamaluddin Saad said to date, there were ... [Published Malay Mail - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Prison, Tawau, Kota Kinabalu
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

3,541 youths killed on road last year

TAWAU: Road accidents involving youths are expected to rise every year with the increase in population and number of registered vehicles if there are no intervention approaches by the government, non-governmental organisations and the private sector.According ... [Published Borneo Post Online - Oct 20 2014]

Quotes

"Once we know the reason, we will be able to find a way to resolve it" he told reporters after a dialogue session with stakeholders here Friday night
"Some inmates might perceive that there is no life in prison as we are living in a confined institution."
"The programme is designed specifically for Malay and Bumiputera students who achieved excellent results and wish to pursue their studies in the field of mechanical or electronics engineering, fully sponsored by YPM."

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Study Needed On Escalating Construction Materia... [Published Bernama - 7 hours ago]
Learning to be a better man in prison [Published Sabah Daily Express - 17 hours ago]
We are the church moving forth to proclaim His ... [Published Herald Malaysia Online - Oct 24 2014]
Sabahan passenger wins global photo contest [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Oct 24 2014]
Snapshot of Sabah scenery tops global photograp... [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 24 2014]
Mara's noble efforts should continue, says Mohd... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 23 2014]
Police nab 70 illegals in two villages in Tawau [Published The Sun Daily - Oct 23 2014]
Drastic Measures By MMEA To Curb Smuggling [Published Bernama - Oct 23 2014]
ESSZone curfew extended until November 6: Sabah... [Published Brunei Times - Oct 23 2014]
Top AFP, PNP officials to ‘Face the People’ in ... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Oct 23 2014]
All areas in various districts are now Rating A... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 22 2014]
3 hotspots forsmuggling in Tawau known [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 22 2014]
Department: New prison planned for Lahad Datu t... [Published Malay Mail - Oct 21 2014]
Curfew extended in Sabah’s east coast [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 21 2014]
Cops extend curfew on Sabah’s restive east coas... [Published Malay Mail - Oct 21 2014]
No ransom was paid to Abu Sayyaf, Phil. militar... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Oct 20 2014]
Indonesian gets 25 years [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 20 2014]
3,541 youths killed on road last year [Published Borneo Post Online - Oct 20 2014]
Graduate From ESSZone Achieves Excellence In Sy... [Published Bernama - Oct 20 2014]
Italian Man Missing In Lahad Datu, Sabah [Published Bernama - Oct 20 2014]
AFP dares anyone to come out and show proof ran... [Published Manila Times - Oct 20 2014]
Abdul Ghapur Denies Having Left Umno [Published Bernama - Oct 20 2014]
Tawfiq wants youths instilled with the spirit o... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 19 2014]
2 German hostages freed after payment of ransom [Published Business Week Mindanao - Oct 19 2014]
Government Intervention Crucial To Overcome Roa... [Published Bernama - Oct 19 2014]
LIVING IN THEIR SKINS [Published New Sabah Times - Oct 19 2014]
Juvenile whale shark killed while another freed [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 19 2014]
Youths urged to join the scouts for good leader... [Published Borneo Post Online - Oct 19 2014]
Inaugural Community Carnival draws 1,000 [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 18 2014]
Falsifying claims: Ex-cop is jailed 15 years, f... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 17 2014]
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More funds needed for Pan Borneo Highway [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Oct 09 2014]
Joe Fernandez Sabah and Sarawak need over RM1 billion each, including RM3 billion for upgrading, to fund the Pan Borneo Highway. The long-delayed 2,239 km Pan Borneo Highway from Lundu in Sarawak to Tawau in Sabah needs more funds under Budget 2015. Works ...
Malaysia and the Islamic State (IS) [Published weehingthong - Oct 08 2014]
— ISIS: AN ATROCITY, A SCOURGE… ISIS or ISIL is a Sunni Muslim killing machine that is so radical it no longer takes marching orders from Al Qaeda. The Islamic State of Iraq in the Levant (ISIL) is a splinter group of al-Qaeda that wants to set ...
Bumi lots [Published JUST READ! - Sep 12 2014]
The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association (REHDA) was disgruntled over the 'unsold' Bumiputra lots, especially in the non-Malay areas in the Klang Valley.I agree and disagree.Developers are more keen to build houses priced at 'below affordability ...
Air pollutant reading improves as smoke blows away [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jun 23 2014]
All states recorded a moderate to healthy Air Pollutant Index (API) this morning, compared with yesterday when Port Klang reached an unhealthy level.The Department of Environment’s website showed that only the Balak Baru, Kuantan area exceeded an API ...
Implications of native land conversion – James ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Apr 29 2014]
Datuk Syed Abas Syed Ali (the Barisan Nasional assemblyman for Balung, Tawau) proposed the freezing of applications to change Native Titles to Country Leases.The basic question here is – who approves the applications for converting NT to CL titles? If ...
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