The Star: Motivating students

  WHENEVER any student in Tuaran, Sabah scores straight As, Datuk Seri Madius Tangau expects a phone call. The Member of Parliament for Tuaran and Science, Technology and Innovation Minister has an excellence programme in place which encourages parents to talk to their children about how they are doing in school. He urges secondary school … Continue reading The Star: Motivating students

The Star: A boost for entrepreneurs in Sabah

  THE Science, Technology and Innovation Ministry will be providing assistance to small- and medium-sized entreprises (SMEs) to take part in the Sirim-Fraunhofer programme which provides companies with technological audit services. Under this programme, companies are required to fund 20% of the total cost of the technology uptake while Sirim will bear the remaining 80%. … Continue reading The Star: A boost for entrepreneurs in Sabah

Press Release: SCINTEX

KOTA KINABALU:  The Government through the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (Mosti) is emphasising on humanising innovation, as Malaysia moves toward the high-income developed-nation status in less than three years from now. Minister Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak had announced earlier that the efforts will be … Continue reading Press Release: SCINTEX

A shot in the arm for the SMEs in Sabah

At a recent dialogue with Perdana Fellows – they are youths from a fellowship programme that allows them to intern with Cabinet ministers – one question I received from my audience was, what would be the biggest challenge for Malaysian businesses to adopt automation, or in general, to brace for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The … Continue reading A shot in the arm for the SMEs in Sabah

Teach Our Kids How to Fish

  It has been about a year since I attended the closing and awards ceremony of Sabah Invention and Design Exhibition (SINDEX), where the finalists wowed us with their high standards of entries. It was a proud moment for the educators, parents, policymakers and of course, Sabahans to learn of the hidden potential of our … Continue reading Teach Our Kids How to Fish

Seminar dan Bengkel Orang Asal

Upko sebagai sebuah parti politik berasaskan momogun akan terus memperjuangkan hak-hak Orang Asal di Malaysia. Kita tidak lagi mau jadi "an afterthought community". Biarlah kita seiring-sejalan dengan komuniti lain dalam negara kita. Tahniah kepada Biro Pembangunan Orang Asal yang diketuai oleh Datuk Suki Mee dan juga jawatankuasa penganjur atas kejayaan mendapat lebih 200 peserta untuk … Continue reading Seminar dan Bengkel Orang Asal

Ucapan Perasmian di Majlis Ulang Tahun UPKO ke-23

UCAPAN PERASMIAN YB DATUK SERI PANGLIMA WILFRED MADIUS TANGAU Pemangku Presiden UPKO Merangkap Menteri Sains, Teknologi dan Inovasi  Majlis Ulang Tahun UPKO 2017 7.00mlm, Selasa, 8 Ogos 2017 Pusat Kebudayaan Sabah, Penampang   Siaran langsung di Facebook: Bahagian I: https://www.facebook.com/159416334075143/videos/1861150217235071/ Bahagian II: https://www.facebook.com/159416334075143/videos/1861368857213207/ Tabi pisompuruan, selamat sejahtera, salam Negaraku Malaysia. Saudara saudari, hadirin sekalian, Hari ini, 18 … Continue reading Ucapan Perasmian di Majlis Ulang Tahun UPKO ke-23

Press Release: International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 2017

For immediate release Saturday, Aug 5 2017 KOTA KINABALU: Upko is holding a seminar and workshop on the development of Orang Asal (indigenous people) in conjunction with the International Day of the World's Indigenous People 2017. The one-day event at Narada Hotel in Putatan on Tuesday (Aug 8) is expected to see participation of 250 … Continue reading Press Release: International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 2017

Press release: Preserving the Kadazandusun language

TUARAN: The Kadazandusun community is in danger of losing its mother tongue as the younger generations are not speaking the language anymore – thanks to the introduction of the Kadazandusun language as a subject in schools there is now light at the end of the tunnel. Upko supremo Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau said the … Continue reading Press release: Preserving the Kadazandusun language