750 guests at Gawai-Raya Stakan do

KUCHING: Some 750 people attended a Majlis Gawai-Raya Stakan held at the Imperial Hotel here on Saturday organised by Samarahan District Office Club in collaboration with N17 Stakan Service Centre. The celebration was organised to enliven the festive season and the spirit of unity between the Malay and Dayak communities. […]

Slow and steady wins the race

KUCHING: Sarawak’s development and economic outlook looks good as it is developing and progressing steadily. Stakan assemblyman Datuk Seri Mohammad Ali Mahmud, who made this observation, said the state administration under Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) is doing everything it can to power the state forward. There is no shortcut, no […]

Work party to rid village of aedes

KUCHING: The Kuching North City Council (DBKU) staff joined villagers at Kampung Bintangor Besar here in a gotong-royong yesterday to rid the village of aedes mosquitoes breeding places. The work party was led by Chief Minister’s political secretary Abdul Samat Gany who urged the villagers to work together to ensure […]

Mamma Mia’s successful night out

KUCHING: It was full-house at last Tuesday night’s “Mamma Mia” the musical staged at Dewan Suarah Kuching where the crowd cheered and shouted in appreciation and excitement. The event from 8.40pm to 10.30pm featured talented youths who performed several hits of ABBA with Simfoni Orkestra Negeri Sarawak (SONS) choir. A […]

Seminar to develop Muslim millennials into leaders   

KUCHING: A three-day seminar organised by the Sarawak Islamic Information Centre (IIC) in collaboration with RISEAP (Regional Islamic Da’wah Council of Southeast Asia and the Pacific) is aimed at ‘Developing Inspiring Young Muslim Leaders’. The event is participated by 39 Muslim millennials from Cambodia, Thailand, Maldives, Myanmar, Singapore, Indonesia and […]

Beware the illegal immigrant threat: Movement

KUCHING: Immigration issues in Sarawak would be a possible threat if not enforced strictly, says Movement for Change, Sarawak (MoCS) head Francis Paul Siah. Siah told reporters here yesterday that this would be a priority MoCS project for the year as the issues at hand were pressing and serious, requiring […]

Raya /Teachers’ Day do attract 1,000

KUCHING: More than 1,000 students, teachers and staff turned up at Matang Vocational College last Friday for the ‘Warna Warni Kongsi Raya and Teachers Day’ celebration. One of the aims of the celebration was to foster good ties between the teachers, students and the college’s management. Two former principals of […]

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