by Sebanaku Sarawak
KUCHING: The seminar, which is held at the Borneo Convention Center Kuching (BCCK), was officiated by the Chief Minister Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud today.
In his opening address, Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud stressed on many important issues, mainly:
* the potential future of Tanjung Manis as the halal-hub
* further exploring opportunities in the state’s eco-tourism. In this regards, he said he would set up a unit(?) in the Chief Minister’s office to look after the creation and marketing of the eco-tourism industry as a whole
* the state would undertake a study on the manpower in Sarawak to prepare a blueprint for the creation of human resources that would support the Sarawak Corridor of Renewal Energy (SCORE).
The one-day seminar is jointly organized by the Dayak Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) and Kadazandusun Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI).
The name of the seminar is New Economic Model: The Way Forward For Sabah and Sarawak Bumiputera Minorities.