Serian Division suitable for light high-tech industries, says Sagah

Sagah (second right) and Riot on his left looking at the Serian Master Plan layout.

By Jacob Achoi

SERIAN, Aug 29: Minister of Education, Innovative and Talent Development Datuk Roland Sagah Wee Inn says he prefers light high-tech industries be set up in Serian division.

According to him, Serian has at least two important advantages for such industries be set up in the area.

“For Serian, it will be good for light and highly skilled industries, something to do with light high-tech industries.

“What makes Serian attractive for such industries are the lower cost of living compared to the city and the clean environment which can attract the people,” Sagah told reporters today during a break at the Thinking Lab for Serian Master Plan held at Serian Administrative Complex, which he officiated at.

On the Master Plan, Sagah, who is Tarat assemblyman said it was still at the proposal stage.

He said the Plan will be submitted to Economic Planning Unit (EPU) for approval before it is submitted to the State government.

“For the master plan, it is only the beginning and at the proposal stage before the consultant submits the study to EPU and the state government for approval and recommendations,” Sagah pointed out.

Also present was Special Envoy to South Korea, Taiwan and Japan, Dato Sri Richard Riot Jaem who is also Serian MP. — DayakDaily