KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is considering having island settlements away from the mainland should there be an influx of immigrants in the event of a civil unrest in southern Philippines.
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government is considering “island settlements” to address the influx of fleeing immigrants from neighbouring countries, says Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal says the state government is considering placing refugees on an island near the border in the event of an influx from neighbouring countries.
KOTA KINABALU, April 17 ― The Sabah government is pre-empting a possible influx of refugees escaping conflict in neighbouring countries by identifying an island that could be used to shelter them.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah hopes to see the United States remove Malaysia from its "K" list of potential kidnapping risks in the state's east coast, says Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
SEMPORNA: Best known as being the gateway to the world-renowned Sipadan and Mabul dive sites, Semporna is also home to Cham Chuan Kee Restaurant, an old kopitiam that is famous for its freshly-baked bread and buns.
KOTA KINABALU: Pay a fine of RM500 or clean up – this is the clear message being sent out to litterbugs in Sabah’s “dirtiest” Semporna, home to the world-renowned diving haven of Sipadan.
PETALING JAYA: Conservation groups are calling for all species of sharks to be protected, saying that these animals are worth more alive than dead to Sabah’s estimated over RM200mil diving industry.
PETALING JAYA: A ray of hope for the better protection of sharks and rays in the country’s waters is on the table after the federal government agreed to a proposal from Sabah.