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Ecuador sending a small team

Ecuador is sending a small team for the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit here, but its Foreign Minister Dr Nina Pacari Vega will be out to make her presence felt.


PBRS hoping to tackle current issues

Parti Bersatu Rakyat Sabah (PBRS) leaders are hoping their party will be more responsive to current issues with the setting up of an executive committee.


Murut family hoping to see missing daughter

As Sabah#8217;s indigenous communities head back to their villages to celebrate Tadau Kaamatan (Harvest Festival), a Murut family in the interior Pensiangan district hopes to be reunited with their daughter who has been missing for three years.


Harvest Festival moves into high gear

Sabah#8217;s month-long Kaamatan or Harvest Festival got into high gear with simultaneous festivities being held at the Hongkod Koisaan Hall and the Sabah Cultural Centre at Penampang near here.


Thousands at Kaamatan fest

A cultural extravaganza greeted the thousands of people who turned up at the Sabah Cultural Centre yesterday for state-level Tadau Kaamatan celebrations.


UN ropes in communities to fight HIV/AIDS

Communities in Malaysia are being roped in under the latest United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) initiative to battle HIV/AIDS, where they will identify social problems and find solutions for themselves.


Bumiputras ‘have come a long way’

The Government has made significant attempts in handling the economic and social disparities among various bumiputra ethnic communities here, said Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)'s vice-chancellor Prof Datuk Dzulkifli Abdul Razak.


Guidelines for technology transfer sought

Delegates from some developing and developed nations want clearer guidelines in setting up facilities to aid technology transfer or co-operation between countries as part of efforts to reduce biodiversity loss.


Suhakam to identify native communities

The Malaysian Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) will carry out a project to identify and locate indigenous communities in Sabah and Sarawak who are facing financial and social hardships.


Fitting finale to Harvest Festival

The 48-hour culmination to Sabah's month-long Kaamatan (Harvest Festival) celebrations got underway yesterday with a cultural and traditional sports carnival at the Hongkod Koisaan Hall at Penampang near Kota Kinabalu.