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Modern agriculture: S’wak on track

KUCHING: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Unggah Embas said he is confident that Sarawak’s Budget 2020 to be tabled next month will meet the transformation agenda of the agriculture…

GOF seizes contrabands worth over RM30.6mil

KUCHING: Sarawak General Operations Force (GOF) seized smuggled contrabands comprising cigarettes, alcoholic beverages and other products valued at over RM30.664 million from January to October this year. Its commanding officer…

Building saved from fiery end

KUCHING: A switch box of a building at Tasik Biru caught fire and caused quite a scene on Thursday. Sesco personnel alerted to the burning switch box disconnected power to…

Customs seizes contrabands in raid

MIRI: The Miri Royal Malaysian Customs Department (JKDM) confiscated contraband cigarettes and beers worth RM6,537.22 with unpaid taxes amounting RM43,339.44 following a raid held on Wednesday morning. According to JKDM state…

RM1 million worth of goods intercepted

KUCHING: Three persons were arrested for attempting to smuggle RM1 million worth of goods in three lorries into Indonesia on Wednesday evening. State General Operations Force (GOF) Battalion 11 commanding…

Nestle revamps waters business

ZURICH: Food group Nestle plans to return up to 20 billion Swiss francs ($20.13 billion) to shareholders over the next three years and reorganise its struggling waters business after organic…