Sunday, April 11, 2021

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Capitalising on pekasam for extra income

KUCHING: The rich varieties of aquatic products in Lubok Antu district are major sources of income for local traders including Regina Lambor. One of Regina’s most popular products is fermented fish, also known as pekasam. "Everyone knows pekasam is a favourite...

The making of a true champion

BY FAKHRY ASA'AD Title: Frankel: The Greatest Racehorse Of All Time And The Sport That Made HimAuthor: Simon CooperPublication year: 2020Publisher: Harper CollinsISBN: 9780008307035Price: RM89.90 In horse racing, greatness is defined by speed. Being the second fastest counts for little. You...

Yoyo master — a career of ups and downs

Covid-19 has affected many industries, including sports and entertainment. After a year without performing and having player meet-ups, yoyo master Ryan Chung shares his thoughts about the effects of the pandemic on the industry, and is looking forward to...

Hydroponics — modern form of ancient practice

Hydroponics farming is a way of farming that skips the soil, and grows plants in a solution of water and nutrients instead. It is an ideal method for urban dwellers who do not have an outdoor gardening plot. Retiree...

Popiah seller’s entrepreneurial spirit very much alive

KUCHING: Despite tasting failure in her clothing boutique business, this has not snuffed out the entrepreneurial spirit in Rubiah Samian. She has now switched to making popiah (spring roll), acknowledging that there were many challenges that she faced throughout her...

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Let us choose our vaccine

Had a severe reaction to the flu vaccine so I am very concerned that it could happen with the...