Bhutan’s is “carbon negative”. Impressive!

https://www.ted.com/talks/tshering_tobgay_this_country_isn_t_just_carbon_neutral_it_s_carbon_negative/transcript?language=en   I regularly watch or listen to podcasts to learn a particular subject and to be enlightened by different views. This Ted talk by the Prime Minister of Bhutan caught me. Bhutan, a small 700 000 population country, is thriving inside out. Its development is based on "Gross National Happiness" and it is carbon negative! … Continue reading Bhutan’s is “carbon negative”. Impressive!

Press Statement: The issue of Kampung Bobotong can be resolved amicably

Press Statement Sunday, Mar 26 2017 KOTA KINABALU: Upko is confident the issue of Kampung Bobotong can be resolved amicably, said acting president Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau. Tangau said he had discussed the matter with Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman who indicated to him solutions to the problem. This included move to excise … Continue reading Press Statement: The issue of Kampung Bobotong can be resolved amicably

Celebrating our weather heroes / Meraikan Wira Cuaca Kita

RAIN or shine, the Malaysian public could always access the latest weather information from our Meteorological Department. The Malaysian Meteorological Department, or MetMalaysia, an operational agency monitored by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), just celebrated World Meteorological Day last Thursday. Held on March 23 every year, National Meteorological and Hydrological Services around … Continue reading Celebrating our weather heroes / Meraikan Wira Cuaca Kita

Borneo Today: Bible Knowledge Course Initiated by UPKO Gets Overwhelming Response

  KOTA KINABALU: The Upko-initiated Bible Knowledge course received overwhelming response with nearly 100 teachers from more than 30 schools attending it on Saturday. Officiating at the inaugural programme at SM All Saints library here, Upko acting President Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau was heartened to note the encouraging response from the teaching fraternity. Tangau … Continue reading Borneo Today: Bible Knowledge Course Initiated by UPKO Gets Overwhelming Response

NST: Most Malaysians unaware of country’s achievements in producing innovative products (+Dusun)

Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau after a handing over ceremony for the Mosti Social Innovation (MSI)/MyAgrosis Farm at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), here today. Pix by Amran Hamid. SINTOK: Most Malaysians are unaware of the country’s achievements despite Malaysia having made great strides in producing high technology and innovative products. … Continue reading NST: Most Malaysians unaware of country’s achievements in producing innovative products (+Dusun)

Bernama: Pengundi Muda Disaran Renungi Masa Depan Sebelum Pilih Kerajaan

KIULU, 19 Mac (Bernama) -- Golongan belia, khususnya pengundi muda, perlu memikirkan tentang masa depan dan memilih kerajaan yang benar-benar mampu menjadikan impian serta harapan mereka menjadi suatu kenyataan. Menteri Sains, Teknologi dan Inovasi, Datuk Wilfred Madius Tangau berkata belia mempunyai aspirasi tersendiri untuk negara ini dan oleh itu mereka janganlah sekali-kali terpengaruh oleh janji … Continue reading Bernama: Pengundi Muda Disaran Renungi Masa Depan Sebelum Pilih Kerajaan

Combatting “Fake News” / Memerangi “Berita Palsu”

After the Rio Olympics match between our national badminton hero, Datuk Lee Chong Wei and archrival Lin Dan in August 2016, a letter allegedly written by the Chinese shuttler went viral on social media. In response, Lee clarified that the letter was bogus. In another example of viral news, Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib … Continue reading Combatting “Fake News” / Memerangi “Berita Palsu”

31 pelajar mengambil Bible Knowledge

Syukur kepada Tuhan, kini mata pelajaran Bible Knowledge akan mula diajar di SM St James Tenghilan tahun ini dengan seramai 31 orang pelajar Kristian tingkatan empat sebagai kumpulan pertama. UPKO terutama Presiden Kehormat Tan Sri Bernard Dompok semasa beliau dalam kabinet persekutuan telah berusaha gigih atas permintaan pihak Gereja supaya kerajaan menyenaraikan matapelajaran ini sebagai … Continue reading 31 pelajar mengambil Bible Knowledge

Hari Jadi

Tujuan utama menghadiri beberapa perjumpaan dengan pegawai-pegawai agensi Mosti tapi dikejutkan pula dengan kek sambutan harijadi. Terima kasih daun keladi buat semua yang hadir meluangkan masa menyambut harijadi saya di Hotel Sama-Sama tadi. Harapan saya adalah bukan saja ingin melihat tetapi membantu negara serta rakyat terus mengecapi pembangunan. Terberkatilah.    

Paying tribute to our Chemistry Dept experts / Penghormatan kepada Pakar Jabatan Kimia Kita

(Untuk versi BM sila scrol ke bawah.) In recent weeks the killing of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, at KLIA 2 jolted the country and the world. The authorities acted immediately, roping in various agencies to investigate the case, including the Department of Chemistry Malaysia, or KIMIA Malaysia. With their … Continue reading Paying tribute to our Chemistry Dept experts / Penghormatan kepada Pakar Jabatan Kimia Kita