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Tahniah Abang Johari! "PBB Satok's Amanah Pelaburan Satok"

KUCHING (Apr 13): Parti Pesaka Bumiputar Bersatu (PBB) Satok branch announced that it will launch the first of its kind investment arm called ‘Amanah Pelaburan Satok’ (Satok Trustee Investment Fund – STIF) in Kuching.


One of Southeast Asia's Most "Successful" Political Godfathers?!

Partyforumseasia: Transition of power is not a particularly characteristic political feature in Southeast Asia, and even less so for Malaysia. The continuing influence of former long-term Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, the “culling” (by a another dubious sodomy conviction) of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim before he threatened to win the governorship of the country’s most important federal state in March are two examples. 303 more words

Political Parties In Southeast Asia

Balingian set to cement Taib's Melanau legacy

Hazlan Zakaria

With the Balingian by-election set for March 29, PBB looks set to deploy a Melanau candidate for the state seat, a move observers see as a means to cement former chief minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud’s legacy. 555 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

Taib: The last king of Borneo

Hazlan Zakaria

One must admit that newly minted Sarawak Governor Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud has struck quite a romantic pose. He can be considered the last remaining symbol of Borneo sovereignty, amidst the crashing tide of federal arrogance from the peninsula. 658 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

Taib to be spared DAP attacks, but state to remain under scrutiny

Anna Chidambar

With the recent stepping down of Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud as Sarawak chief minister, opposition parties in the state are hopeful that it will weaken BN’s footing in Sarawak. 525 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia

Half a Billion Ringgit! The Turnover On Taib’s Latest Foreign Property Venture

Sarawak Report

Sarawak Report can reveal that the turnover on the Taib family’s latest foreign property venture in the UK has been over half a billion ringgit (100 million pounds sterling) so far and it is still rising. 1,009 more words

Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia