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Tawau

 

a port city in Malaysia, in Sabah State; situated on the Celebes Sea. Population, 24,200 (1970, estimate). Tawau is the center of a timber-processing region.

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Rashid said the tugboat skipper was steering for Tawau via south-western Pulau Ligitan to resupply.
Key business players from Lahad Datu of Tawau in Sabah recently met with business counterparts from Mindanao to explore joint-venture collaborations in agribusiness, tourism, logistics and the manufacturing sector.
Mersat, Neilson Ilan and Spencer Empading Sanggin 2013 Withering indigenous knowledge: The Iban of Tawau, Malaysia.
They will also have direct freighter flights to Transmile's air and ground cargo complex at Kuala Lumpur's Subang Airport for on-line service to India, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Brunei, Singapore, as well as Penang, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Miri Tawau, and Sandakan in Malaysia.
Southsea inked a lease with Sabah Lands and Surveys Department in December previous year for a parcel of land in Tawau for mining purpose.
Amrullah bin Maraining 2010 Sejarah Migrasi dan Penempatan Masyarakat Iban di Mukim Merotai Besar, Tawau selapas 1940.
citizens considering travel to Sipadan and the adjacent areas of Tawau and Semporna on the Sabah mainland are urged to review their security procedures, to remain vigilant to their surroundings and to exercise caution.
The Malaysian firm now has 43 partners and approximately 1500 staff, located across 11 offices in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Ipoh, Johor Baru, Malacca, Kuantan, Kuching, Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, Tawau & Labuan.
Wira Syukur (M) Sdn Bhd who has awarded the deal to its wholly-owned unit, Proper Methods Sdn Bhd, as a sub-contractor to design, build and complete 500 units of apartments in Tawau, Sabah, has been withdrawn.
This tightens immigration control in Malaysian ports allowing the barter trade-Sandakan, Tawau and Kudat in Sabah and one in the Federal Territory of Labuan-where Filipino traders previously only had to present a valid medical examination certificate and pay 50 Malaysian Ringgit in order to be issued SICs.
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In the last of our Sabah Research Notes, Jayl Langub, another frequent contributor to the BRB, gives us an interesting account of the origins and present-day makeup of a large and thriving Iban settlement located at Merotai, near Tawau, on the east coast of Sabah.