Thursday, August 5, 2021

development

European circuits board giant picks Malaysia in RM8.5 billion boost to pandemic recovery

The plant in Kedah is expected to generate 5,000 high-impact jobs.

Sarawak river bridge to help boost development, says CM

Abang Johari Openg says the Batang Lupar bridge will be toll-free.

At the intersection of art and activism

Orang Asli activist Shaq Koyok speaks of his drive to raise awareness about the rights of his community and the damage inflicted to their way of life throughout the years.

South Korean giant announces first overseas plant in Malaysia in another major pandemic-season investment

The Sabah plant will cater to the increasing global demand for copper foil which is crucial for electric vehicle batteries.

The rise of self-harm among children during the pandemic

More must be done to help these children and to educate members of the community on mental health issues.

Budget 2021 debate on Bumiputera allocations: less heat, more light

We need to look at the bigger picture of ethnicity-based allocations in recent budgets, and the purposes and limits of economic relief and group empowerment policies.

Bright lights ahead for one-time rubber plantation turned city?

Economist sees Subang Jaya, Selangor's newest city, as having great potential for growth.

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