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Business 31 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

2.7% growth target for agriculture

THE agricultural sector is targeted to record higher growth of 2.7% per annum during the remaining plan period.

Nation 22 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

Five nominees for world heritage site

Malaysia has submitted a list to nominate five of its natural and cultural sites as world heritage, said the country#8217;s World Heritage committee chairman Datuk Dr Adi Taha.

Nation 14 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

Consolidate farmland to help smallholders, Lim urges Govt

Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Dr Lim Keng Yaik has called on the Federal Government to consolidate farmland to help smallholders thrive and better develop rural areas in the long run.

Nation 10 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sarawak moves to end illegal logging

While illegal logging is not a big problem in the state, Sarawak is intensifying efforts to put a stop to all such activities.

AseanPlus News 07 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

Afforestation drive bears fruit

CHINA has so far turned some 13.4 million hectares of hillside farmland into forest, the latest survey from the State Forestry Administration showed.

Nation 02 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

88 new water catchment areas for Sarawak

Sarawak plans to gazette another 88 water catchment areas in the next five years to check uncontrolled activities, said Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Dr George Chan Hong Nam.

Lifestyle 30 Sep 2003 | 12:00 AM

Vanishing ‘Lost World’?

Peace, not war, is threatening Cambodia's 'Jurassic Park,' writes ED CROPLEY.

Lifestyle 27 Sep 2003 | 12:00 AM

Home is where the community is?

Last week, we examined how poorly designed our housing estates were. This week we ask if we can design housing areas that nourish community living. ANDREW SIA looks at some options.

Business 22 Sep 2003 | 12:00 AM

Prawn industry facing shortage of land for expansion

MANY have considered prawn cultivating as a farmer's job which is back-breaking and yield low returns but J.W. group of companies chief executive officer Michael Ting begged to differ.

Nation 10 Sep 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sarawak opens rainforests to biotech study

Sarawak encourages foreign biotechnology experts to explore the abundant species of plants and animals in its rainforests, said Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud.