Car33r Clinic Class on December 1-2, 2018

Car33r Clinic Class on December 1-2, 2018

Our Second Career Clinic Class will be held on 1st-2nd December 2018. TWO days workshop with interactive module with special bonus pack. Due to the increasing of  unemployment rate, hoping that through this program, could empower marketability job seekers especially fresh graduate out there to find a job. Please fill the form latest by 27th NOV 2018 (TUESDAY)....
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Sarawak promotes TVET courses to empower youths with skills – Len

Sarawak promotes TVET courses to empower youths with skills – Len

KUCHING (August 3, 2017): Programmes such as the Sarawak Technical and Vocational Educational Training (TVET) Initiatives 2017 aim to train and produce youths who will go on to create jobs, not just to seek jobs. Assistant Minister of Urban Planning, Land Administration and Environment Datu Len Talif Salleh said in line with that objective, the government is moving in top gear to ensure that the state’s human capital development is intensified, especially through TVET. “Our youths, who will be the force to achieving the year 2030 objective of the state, must have the necessary strength and tenacity to face the many challenges ahead,” he said during a Certificate Conferment Ceremony for Sarawak TVET Initiatives 2017 yesterday. TVET has become a critical agenda for the state with two main goals. First, it is to provide required skills through human capital development programmes or certification for the Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (SCORE). “Secondly, it is to prepare and empower the people of Sarawak for the...
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OVER 80 TECHNICAL PAPERS FOR CONFAB

OVER 80 TECHNICAL PAPERS FOR CONFAB

KUCHING (Sep 14, 2017): Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) in strategic collaboration with Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Bumiputera (Tegas) is hosting the annual International Unimas STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Engineering (EnCon) 2017 from 13th to 15th September 2017, at Imperial Hotel, Kuching. There are five keynote speakers for this two-day conference, and over 80 technical papers will be presented in parallel sessions which also include STEM Workshops for 100 education officers and secondary school teachers of Sarawak. EnCon 2017 was declared open yesterday by Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg with the presence of UNIMAS Vice Chancellor Professor Datuk Dr Mohamad Kadim Suaidi. The conference is also jointly hosted by Sarawak Education Department, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Malaysian Chapter, Malaysian Research and Innovation Society (MyRIS) and The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM) Sarawak Branch. Themed “Gearing Towards a Greener Future” the conference is seen timely as solutions to greener and sustainable technology advances are important especially...
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More needs to be done to increase STEM students in Sarawak – Unimas VC

More needs to be done to increase STEM students in Sarawak – Unimas VC

KUCHING (13 Sep 2018): Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) has been playing a major role alongside various stakeholders and industry partners in empowering Sarawakian students with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education in the state. According to its vice-chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Mohamad Kadim Suaidi, only 26 per cent of school students in the state are currently enrolled in the STEM stream. “The Ministry of Education has set a target of 60:40 ratio of science to arts stream in Malaysian schools and working with great effort in achieving this goal. “More serious efforts must be installed in the state as only 26 per cent of our school students are enrolled in STEM stream,” he said at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Unimas STEM Engineering Conference (EnCon) 2018 which was officiated by Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg here yesterday. In realising the need to address this critical issue, he pointed out that the university has collaborated with the Ministry of...
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Sekolah Luar Bandar Dapat Bantuan Pembelajaran STEM Dari UNIMAS

Sekolah Luar Bandar Dapat Bantuan Pembelajaran STEM Dari UNIMAS

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) sedang giat membantu Kerajaan Negeri Sarawak meluaskan dan memajukan pembelajaran Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics(STEM) di sekolah bandar dan luar bandar.  Kemajuan sesesuah negara pada masa ini turut bergantung kepada kemahiran dan kepakaran dalam bidang sains, teknologi, kejuruteraan dan matematik.  UNIMAS telah menubuhkan Jalinan Komunit STEM untuk melaksanakan program pendidikan ini. Pada 7 Oktober 2017 program STEM ini telah diadakan di Sekolah Kebangsaan Kampung Kelali, Sadong Jaya dalam Bahagian Samarahan.  Profesor Datuk Dr. Mohamad Kadin Suaidi, Naib Canselor UNIMAS telah menyampaikan peralatan STEM bernilai RM10,000 ringgit kepada Guru Besar yang diwakili oleh PK1, Encik Hamali Lazim.  Sumbangan tersebut mengandungi peralatan pembelajaran dan lima buah komputer. Turut hadir di acara tersebut adalah Timbalan Saintis Utama Kerajaan Negeri Sarawak, Prof. Dr. Al-Khalid Othman, Pengarah, Institut Pengajian Borneo, Prof. Madya Dr. Shahren Tun Zaidi dan Dekan Pelajar, Prof. Dr. Othman Bojo. Dalam perancangan UNIMAS akan menganjurkan beberapa aktiviti berkaitan STEM seperti: aktiviti STEM di Sekolah Kebangsaan Abang Leman, Kabong@STEM lab UNIMAS 8/10/18;  STEM...
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Juh Ngeteh: Ada Apa Dengan 31 Ogos Sehingga Jadi Kontroversi di Sarawak?

Juh Ngeteh: Ada Apa Dengan 31 Ogos Sehingga Jadi Kontroversi di Sarawak?

Juh Ngeteh: Ada Apa Dengan 31 Ogos Sehingga Jadi Kontroversi di Sarawak? Dalam sebuah wacana baharu, Juh Ngeteh, seorang sejarawan muda, Samsol Bujang, telah membincangkan tajuk, “Ada Apa Dengan 31 Ogos?” di Sarawak di Bandaraya Kuching pada 25 Ogos 2018. Wacana yang serentak dilancarkan hari ini telah dianjurkan oleh Ikatan Graduan Melayu Sarawak (IGMS) di Pusat Sumber Tun Openg, Jalan Datuk Ajibah Abol, sebuah dewan yang diuruskan oleh Amanah Khairat Yayasan Budaya Melayu Sarawak. Samsol yang berkelulusan Sarjana Pensejarahan Melayu dari Institut Pengajian Borneo, Universiti Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) mengatakan bahawa majalah rasmi kerajaan negeri, Sarawak Gazette, telah mencatatkan 31 Ogos 1963 itu sebagai Sarawak mencapai “self-government” dalam bahagian kronologinya.  Di samping itu, hujah beliau lagi, pada malam 31 Ogos 1963, En. Stephen Kalong Ningkan, Ketua Menteri Sarawak yang baharu dilantik pada 22 Julai 1963, mengumumkan bahawa Sarawak “We will now be able to join, as an independent, self-governing unit the Federation of Malaysia which will come into being on September 16″. Ucapan ini telah diterbitkan...
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Anak Limbang Masuk Kota Roman

Anak Limbang Masuk Kota Roman

ANAK LIMBANG MASUK KOTA ROMAN  Sabtu petang, 29 September 2018. Berkongsi cerita tentang pengalaman diri, timba pengalaman di negara asing. Sebuah kota berprestij Roman di Itali, Milan nama diberi. Sebelum tiba di kota ulung Roman, sempat berkelana di Melbourne. Semua demi impian, mahu lonjak diri, mahu cipta perubahan. Tidak hanya untuk diri, untuk Sarawak Bumi Kenyalang juga. Ada yang bertanya, kenapa harus tinggalkan Milan? Ringkas bagi yang bertanya, besar makna untuk saya. ‘Ada ruang kosong di Sarawak yang harus saya isi. Jawab saya ringkas. Maksud Encik? Tanya nya lagi, kali ini lebih beria. ‘Ingin sahut seruan arwah Tok Nan, biar menangkan anak-anak Sarawak, jadikan anak-anak Sarawak berani tentukan nasib, jangan biar orang lain tentukan. Biar anak Sarawak berani buat keputusan, dan jika gagal, hanya gagal di peringkat yang belum kritikal’, jawab saya. Bagaimana? Jadikan anak Sarawak sebagai antara yang jaguh dalam industri penerbangan. Pulang sahaja di bumi Sarawak, pikul amanah untuk cipta peluang untuk 30 orang jurutera anak Sarawak untuk timba ilmu, biar jadi cakna....
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Internship Programmes Provide Job Opportunities

Internship Programmes Provide Job Opportunities

Internship programmes provide job opportunities MIRI (25 May 2017): Weststar Aviation Services (WAS) – as one of the leading oil and gas transportation service providers in South East Asia (SEA) – is providing job opportunities through internship programmes to locals where it operates. WAS domestic operations general manager, vice-admiral (R) Datuk Jamil Osman said as of 2017, a total of 750 graduates of mid and high education have undertaken the internship programmes with WAS – the outstanding ones absorbed into working for it. “Internship programmes are part of WAS’ strategies of investing in human resources, not only within the company but also with the community we operate in, especially in Miri,” he said during the handover of certificates to the first batch of four interns at WAS base here recently. Jamil noted that as part of WAS commitment towards providing equal job opportunities to locals, over 50 per cent of its employees in Miri are Sarawakians. He pointed out that WAS recognised the need to strengthen...
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StartUp Borneo to Launch First of Its Kind Entrepreneurship Programme in Sarawak

StartUp Borneo to Launch First of Its Kind Entrepreneurship Programme in Sarawak

StartUp Borneo brings together entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, incubators, educational institutions, and government, to promote startup culture in Borneo Kuching, 25 JAN: A community for social entrepreneurship, StartUp Borneo is to be launched this year with first of its kind technology and entrepreneurship initiatives in Sarawak. Leveraging on its cooperation with research and education institutions in Sarawak together with local and foreign startup ecosystem players, StartUp Borneo brings together entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, incubators, educational institutions, and government, to promote startup culture in Borneo. The initiatives is expected to provide entrepreneurs with access to mentorship, funding, talent and a community of like-minded entrepreneurs. According to Deputy Secretary of StartUp Borneo, Ting Tze Sheng, “StartUp Borneo’s mission is to get communities in Borneo to participate in Sarawak’s rapid development transformation by providing entrepreneurs or startups with opportunity to access high quality mentorship, funding, talent and also a platform to shape the future of digital economy and technology champions in the region.” StartUp Borneo is planning...
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RESONICS to Work with Local Researcher on Blockchain for Smart Energy in Sarawak

RESONICS to Work with Local Researcher on Blockchain for Smart Energy in Sarawak

Application of Blockchain technology for the development in utility industry KUCHING, 15 JAN: RESONICS Consultancy has embarked into the development for Blockchain Technology by working together with Henry, a local researcher who is currently doing research studies at a public research institution in Kuching on the topic related to Smart City in Sarawak. The research topic is focusing more on the analysis and detection of Electricity Theft. The study will explore on the possibility of Blockchain application which can be applied to the proposed framework for Electricity Theft cases in Sarawak. Outcome of the research and development is expected to improve the way utility industry operates especially in the detection and prediction of abnormal energy consumption. Blockchain Technology has the potential to disrupt the way in identifying suspicious energy patterns which in the future the research can be adopted into utility industry in order to efficiently manage cases involving Electricity Theft activities based on digital identity and crypto address classifications. According to Abdul...
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