BORNEO Top Stories

The Economist: CORNELIS, the 63-year-old governor of West Kalimantan, a province in Indonesian Borneo, is relaxing in jeans and a stained white vest at a table...
Topix: Indonesia's move to rename part of the contested South China Sea appears to be a warning to the most powerful maritime claimant, China, that Jakarta intends to step up protection of its own claim without causing a spat for now. On Friday, a deputy maritime...
Malaysia Today: The worst kind of egos can rise together if the common enemy is their only objective and they adhere to a leader. Praba Ganesan, The Malay MailOnlineWithin the next 10 months, the 14th general election would have concluded. Before Muslim fasting begins in...
Malaysia Today: (FMT) – Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg says the team headed for London to undertake an in-depth study of MA63 and the Cobbold Commission, adds that it is up to the sons of the original signatories to ensure it is properly implemented. The Sarawak...
The Jakarta Post: I really don’t understand the local conservation authorities. A protected species like the orangutan is on a rapid downhill trend toward extinction, but still the government does not implement any meaningful intervention. Instead, it seems to...
Public Technologies: CORVALLIS, Ore. - A new global analysis of forest habitat loss and wildlife extinction risk published today in the journal Nature shows that species most at risk live in areas just beginning to see the impacts of human activities such as hunting, mining,...
Taipei Times: Singapore has offered a military transport airplane, drone surveillance aircraft and use of combat training facilities to support the Philippines’ fight against the rising threat of Muslim militancy, the SingaporeanMinistry of Defence said yesterday. The...
Malaysian National News Agency: KUCHING, July 19 (Bernama) -- Social media bullying has gone so far and have great negative impacts, said International Association...
Malaysian National News Agency: KUCHING, July 19 (Bernama) -- The Sarawak government has increased its allocation to the state Ministry of Welfare,...
The Jakarta Post: FollowingBarack Obama’s visit to Indonesia, the tourism ministry plans to hold SalesMission in two cities in the United States namely New York on July 25 and Boston on July 27. “Why these two cities? Because the east coast has the second largest...
Asahi News: SINGAPORE--Singapore has offered a military transport airplane, drone surveillance aircraft and use of combat training facilities to support the Philippines' fight against the rising threat of Islamist militancy, the defense ministry said on Wednesday. The...
Public Technologies: Hosted by Sarawak Housing and Real Estate Developers' Association (SHEDA), with the support of the Ministry of Housing and Urbanisation of Sarawak (MHU) and the Construction IndustryDevelopmentBoardMalaysia (CIDB), the SHEDA PROPERTY EXPO 2017 at the Borneo...
All About Jazz: By IAN PATTERSON July 19, 2017 Sign in to view read count Learn more about our star rating system.">WVC has, over the course of five albums, earned a reputation as one of the finest jazz ensembles in Malaysia, since it was founded by pianist/composer Tay Cher...
Yahoo Daily News: By Fathin Ungku SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has offered a military transport airplane, drone surveillance aircraft and use of combat training facilities to support the Philippines' fight against the rising threat of Islamist militancy, the defence ministry...