Thursday, October 7, 2021

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Civil Defence personnel ready for monsoon season

BETONG: The Betong Civil Defence Force (APM) will focus on flood risk areas such as Debak, Lidong, Layar and Krian in its preparation for the northeast monsoon season. Its district chief Mackinly Jores said some areas were found to be...

Over RM35 mln to improve Triso-Melebu-Pusa coastal road

BELADIN: Approximately RM38.7 million has been allocated by the state government to improve and upgrade the 26.3km Triso-Melebu-Pusa coastal road in three phases. Assistant Minister of Infrastructure and Port Development Datuk Julaihi Narawai said the Triso-Melebu-Pusa coastal road was the...

Julaihi takes contractors to task for project delays

BELADIN: Delays by contractors in implementing development projects will lead to big issues, says Datuk Julaihi Narawi.  The Assistant Minister of Infrastructure and Port Development stressed that errant contractors would be subjected to action. “A successful contractor can do the project...

Deranged man slashes villager to death

BETONG: A villager was slashed to death by a mentally unsound man who ran amok with a machete at a longhouse in Ulu Layar on Sept 16. District police chief DSP Zamry Alli said the fatal incident happened when the...

Village Expansion Scheme enabling landless residents to own homes

KABONG: The implementation of the first phase of the Kampung Hulu Village Expansion Scheme (SPK) worth RM22 million will provide opportunities for landless residents to build their own homes. Kabong assemblyman Mohd Chee Kadir said that Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi...

Rapid development in Debak

DEBAK, Betong: Locals here can now utilise newer and better facilities with the completion of the Debak Community Development Centre on August 28. According to Saribas assemblyman Mohd Razi Sitam, the RM550,000 rural transformation programme (RTP) project is among the...

Vaccination of teens well received

BETONG: Herd immunity in schools is very important to ensure that the opening of the school session next October can run smoothly. Liaison Officer of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Saint Augustine Betong, Zuraidah Rasti @ Apandi pointed out that more...

Village drains to be upgraded

SPAOH, Betong: A RM2 million allocation under the Rural Transformation Programme (RTP) will be spent to upgrade the drains at Kampung Bungin here and solve the issue of flash floods there. Saribas assemblyman, Mohammad Razi Sitam said many villages in...

Closure of a hotel jolts an old memory

KUCHING: The hospitality industry has been devastated by the Covid-19 pandemic, bankrupting some businesses and causing others to downsize drastically. Recently, the crisis claimed another victim — Palace Hotel in Kuala Lumpur. The 23-storey five-star hotel had to close down...

Put priority to restoring health, economic and social crisis

KUCHING: The new federal Cabinet must prioritise the restoration of the health, economic and social crisis in the country. Saribas assemblyman Mohammad Razi Sitam said this is important to restore the people's confidence in the government. "For me, Prime Minister Datuk...

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