Rumbia Industry Development Authority approved

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MUKAH: The state government has approved the establishment of Rumbia Industry Development Authority (Lembaga Pembangunan Industri Rumbia — LPIR) to develop the industry and increase the income of the smallholders concerned. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg approved an allocation of RM5 million for the purpose during the […]

Safety milestone achieved

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MUKAH: The new airport project has successfully achieved 500,000 safe man-hours without lost time injury in the workplace. The landmark achievement was acknowledged during the launch of the second package of the project here yesterday. State Public Works Department (JKR) project head Wisil Lichok, who officiated at the launch, congratulated […]

Fish a plenty at Mukah wet market almost daily

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MUKAH: This district is famous for its sweet and scrumptious fresh fish which can be obtained daily. Whether it is a myth or coincidence, after the Melanau community holds the Kaul Festival, this town will see the landing of large amounts of fresh fish at the wet market. According to […]

Tabloids well-received in Mukah

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MUKAH: New Sarawak Tribune (ST) and its sister paper Suara Sarawak (SV), which hit the streets of four districts (Mukah, Dalat, Daro and Matu) and sub-districts (Balingian, Belawai and Oya) have received good response from the residents. The tabloids were introduced and distributed free from last Tuesday until Sunday. Azni […]

Rumah Dayak Mukah coming up

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MUKAH: A RM5-million Rumah Dayak has been proposed to be built here. Its proposed location is near the town’s prominent landmark Bangunan Pehin Setia Raja. Sarawak Dayak National Union (SDNU) Mukah branch chairman Francis Atan said the building would cater to the needs of the growing Dayak population here. “It […]

Human skeletal remains found

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MUKAH: Police from the Mukah District Police Headquarters (IPD) have discovered skeletal remains believed to be human scattered ​​about 200 metres near a wooden house along the banks of Ubong River here. According to Mukah District Police chief DSP Jimmy Panyau, a team of investigators was despatched to the scene. […]

Be competitive, contractors told

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MUKAH: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan advised contractors in this division to be open-minded and improve on their weaknesses and resilience in order to advance and be competitive. According to him, a contractor’s failure to manage a project does not mean a permanent failure, but instead […]

250 longhouse folk benefit from water project

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ENGKELILI: The gravity water supply project undertaken by the Department of Mineral and Geoscience of Malaysia (JMG) at Rumah Baying, Kumpang Langir, Lubok Antu, Sri Aman has benefited more than 250 people in Rh Baying and Rh Kili. The RM98,000 project was channelled by Jabatan Bekalan Air Luar Bandar (JBALB)Sarawak […]

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