Saturday, October 24, 2009

Max tax rate of 15% for working in Iskandar Malaysia

This is good news!

For those who apply and start work in Iskandar Malaysia before 2015, the Government has proposed the maximum tax rate of 15% compared with 26% for the rest of the country.

To be eligible for this tax treatment, they must be engaged in sectors such as green technology, biotechnology, education services, healthcare, creative industry, financial advisory and consultancy services as well as logistic services and tourism.

The innovative and radical tax incentive is seen as a boost to Iskandar Malaysia.



Opportunities in Nigeria O&G Industry

(A)Company: SINOPEC which is one of the expanding Chinese state oil companies in Africa.

(B)Special Requirements: Looking for experienced English educated engineers who can speak Mandarin in the following disciplines:

1. Scheduling and cost control engineer
2. Process engineer
3. Piping/mechanical engineer
4. Civil and structural engineer
5. Electrical/Cathodic protection engineer
6. Instrumentation/telecom engineer
7. Safety engineer
8. QA/QC inspector/engineer
9. Welding/NDT inspector / Fabrication inspector
10.Interface manager
11.Production supervisor.

C) Terms and conditions:

These positions are on expatriate terms including:

o Paid either on day rate or month rate
o 12 weeks on site/ 2 weeks at home
o Air tickets / accommodation are provided by the company.

E) Send to:

Write preferably by next week (end of October) so that he can forward them accordingly.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Free SPM Workshop 25 Oct 2009

Curtin University of Technology, Sarawak Campus is going to organize SPM Workshop for SPM students in Miri. The SPM Workshop 2009 will be held on the 25th October 2009.

The theme of the workshop is “SPM: Lights, Camera, Action!”.

The advantages of attending this workshop are to give students a spirited boost to face SPM, techniques to overcome exam anxiety and fear and thus giving their best for the school, family and personal pride.

The workshop will be facilitated by one of our experienced and award winning lecturer –Mr. Terence Tan from School of Engineering. A graduate from Imperial College London (Top 3 University in UK), he is an inspiring lecturer in class and has presented in education-related conferences. He has motivated students to achieve excellence in class and lead student projects to win prizes in state and national level competitions.

The SPM workshop schedule is as follow:

Date: 25 Oct 09 - Sunday
Time: 2-4 pm
Venue: Miri Pustaka Auditorium

No Fee, it is free for students!

All the current Form 5 students are welcome to join this workshop. For further details, please contact Ms Felecia Ngalih
019-8856076 or
085-443929 or

Mei Yin

Liew Mei Yin | Marketing Manager | Marketing Department | Curtin University of Technology, Sarawak, Malaysia |

CDT 250, 98009 Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia