The Low Altitude Demonstrator rocket

The Low Altitude Demonstrator rocket

The Low Altitude Demonstrator rocket - the very first in-fight demonstration of our proprietary solid fuel which allows for high-performance, stable hybrid rocket propulsion, have successfully launched in the morning of 21st December 2020 at Felcra Palm Oil Estate in Perak, Malaysia. The rocket lifted off at approximately 11:40 local time, among spectators ranging from academia, government officials and MNCs representatives who joined us at the site. We are the most grateful to the teams at Mtc Engineering Sdn Bhd, HEMREL-High Energy Material Research Laboratory at the Universiti Teknologi MARA, as well as design collaborator Tan Zu Puayen of Boleh…
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Malaysia a Potential Rocket Technology Hub in Southeast Asia

Malaysia a Potential Rocket Technology Hub in Southeast Asia

Malaysia has the potential of becoming a hub for the rocket technology industry and satellite launch vehicles in Southeast Asia. This is due to the country having various necessary facilities such as equipment, work spaces, permits and approval from local authorities (PBT). Founder and chief executive officer of Equatorial Space System (ESS) headquartered in Singapore, Simon Gwozoz, stated that Malaysia also has partnerships that are conducive for launching safer and more affordable rockets. “With this technology, we aim to expand human accomplishments in space exploration by making it safer and more efficient. “I don’t see why Southeast Asia can’t be…
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Sarawak dilandasan betul lahirkan pemimpin masa hadapan

Sarawak dilandasan betul lahirkan pemimpin masa hadapan

KOTA SAMARAHAN, 5 Dis: Sarawak berada di landasan yang betul untuk menyediakan bakal pemimpin negeri dan negara di masa hadapan khususnya dalam kalangan belia. Menteri Belia dan Sukan Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah berkata, pindaan yang dilaksanakan terhadap Artikel 16 Pelembagaan Sarawak jelas menunjukkan komitmen Sarawak dalam menyediakan pemimpin masa hadapannya dari kalangan belia. Katanya, pindaan terhadap Artikel 16 tersebut bukan sahaja membenarkan belia yang berumur 18 tahun dan keatas untuk mengundi pada pilihanraya, malah ia turut membenarkan belia terbabit menjadi calon seterusnya menjadi Ahli Dewan Undangan Negeri (ADUN) Sarawak “Ini adalah manifestasi kepecayaan kerajaan terhadap kebolehan belia dalam menentu…
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CM wants state’s economic ecosystem to be more conducive for youths to develop talents (Video)

CM wants state’s economic ecosystem to be more conducive for youths to develop talents (Video)

https://youtu.be/2sCGtmbAWrI KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg wants to transform the state’s economic ecosystem to be more conducive for youths to develop their talents. He said one of the areas the state would be focusing on is the creative industry, in which Sarawak has an abundance of young talents. “For instance our creative industry, we have the talent. That’s why you notice some of the national singers are from Sarawak. “Even in Hollywood we have James Wan (film director from Sarawak),” he said during a special meeting with the press recently in connection with his third anniversary as…
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PANDei e-Pelancongan Course-Sarawak’s small step towards community based tourism

PANDei e-Pelancongan Course-Sarawak’s small step towards community based tourism

KUCHING, Nov 5: The launch of ‘e-Pelancongan’ online learning programme is Sarawak’s small step towards sparking off interests among the people in a community-based tourism in the state. Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry permanent secretary Hii Chang Kee said the free-ofcharge four-module online course is now available for everyone to access and participate. “These modules are now available not only to Grab drivers but to everybody including taxi drivers, schools students or housewives. “You can all learn through this program on how to become an ambassador of Sarawak’s tourism as you know more about the cities like Kuching, Sibu and…
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Kenali Apa itu Bandar Pintar

Kenali Apa itu Bandar Pintar

A very insightful sharing by Prof. Ir. Dr. Al-Khalid Othman, Deputy Chief Scientist & Deputy Chief Advisor for Sarawak Digital Economy on today's episode "Kenali Apa itu Bandar Pintar" during our live interview for Sembang Digital Normal Baru, SMA-Azam with SARAWAKfm this morning. SMA in collaboration with AZAM Sarawak is broadcasting radio programmes to promote awareness and inclusivity covering various themes on Sarawak Digital Economy initiatives.#DrivingDigitalSarawak#DigitalInclusivity#DigitalBridge
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Taman alam maya tarikan pelancong

Taman alam maya tarikan pelancong

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Taman D-Virtual di sini berpotensi menjadi tarikan pelancongan domestik dan luar negara, kata Menteri Pelancongan, Kesenian dan Kebudayaan Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah. Beliau berkata, taman alam maya tersebut akan menjadi pakej yang boleh dipertontonkan dan diuar-diuarkan sebagai pakej pelancongan Sarawak. “Kalau kita lihat pada masa kini, anak-anak muda memang berminat dengan permainan alam maya. “Dan memandangkan tempat ini berdekatan dengan bandar Kuching, ia mempunyai potensi untuk mereka yang berkunjung ke Sarawak,” katanya. Beliau berkata demikian ketika ditemui media selepas Majlis Perasmian Taman D-Virtual di sini, semalam. Menurutnya, beliau sendiri teruja dengan pelbagai jenis permainan alam maya yang disediakan…
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Kempen Sia Sitok Sarawak dilanjutkan hingga 31 Mac 2021

Kempen Sia Sitok Sarawak dilanjutkan hingga 31 Mac 2021

KUCHING:Menteri Pelancongan, Kesenian dan Kebudayaan Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah berkata Kempen Sia Sitok Sarawak akan dilanjutkan sehingga 31 Mac 2021. Beliau berkata kempen yang melibatkan 30 pakej pelancongan itu telah dilancarkan pada 15 Julai lalu dan dijadual berakhir Disember tahun ini. "Kempen Sia Sitok Sarawak pada mulanya dijadual berakhir 31 Disember 2020 tetapi Lembaga Pelancongan Sarawak (STB) selaku agensi utama melaksanakan kempen ini telah memutuskan untuk melanjutkan tempoh pelaksanaannya hingga 31 Mac 2021. " Manakala tempahan untuk pakej-pakej yang ditawarkan boleh dibuat sehingga 31 Disember tahun ini," katanya pada sidang media selepas menyempurnakan Majlis Pelancaran Kursus ePelancongan di sebuah…
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State govt subsidised ‘Sia Sitok Sarawak’ tour packages extended to March 31, 2021

State govt subsidised ‘Sia Sitok Sarawak’ tour packages extended to March 31, 2021

KUCHING (Nov 5): The ‘Sia Sitok Sarawak’ domestic tourism programme has been extended until March 31, 2021, to help tourism industry players who have been hard hit by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah told a press conference today that his ministry and the Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) had decided to extend the programme, which was to end in December, after discussions with stakeholders. “Everyone is affected, so if we can’t bring visitors from outside, the only way to get all these places to be visited, is to get the locals,” he…
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Motac, Statos forge tourism partnership

Motac, Statos forge tourism partnership

KUCHING: The Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture (Motac) and the Sarawak Trade & Tourism Office Sarawak (Statos) are engineering the mechanisms of an early strategic partnership to get a jump start on reviving future Singaporean tourist arrivals to Sarawak, with full reactivation to begin once the Covid-19 pandemic is over. Motac and Statos will explore ways to tap the lucrative Singaporean market, with further tinkering and branding efforts on niche tourism areas in Sarawak that may spark special interest for Singaporeans. “Alignment of our complementary resources and intelligence means that the Ministry and Statos can look forward to a…
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