Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Letter

Discard the lazy mindset towards maintenance

When we purchase a car, we are duly reminded of the importance of servicing the vehicle after completing the first 1,000km. The second service is due after completing the next 5,000km, following which the car has to be serviced...

Don’t viral fake news; if unsure check with police

Of late, the Sarawak Community Policing Association (SCPA) has received many unauthentic news in social media from members of the public. For example, a 2014 case of a missing vehicle at Premier 101 in Kuching was circulated on Nov 28...

S’wak governed by S’wakians is a cardinal rule

THE invasion of Sarawak by Malayan political parties has reached new heights with the latest launching of the Sarawak chapter of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) in Bintulu on Saturday. During the launching event, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir...

Please lah, can speed up the works or not?

Residents of Chester Park and its surrounding areas in Batu Kawa, Kuching are having a hard time putting up with the relaxed progress of the drainage works (see pictures) which are taking place at an awfully snail’s pace. The T-junction...

Let’s be patriotic!

I think our athletes are a pampered lot! I refer to your headline story ‘Appreciate what’s given!’ (New Sarawak Tribune, Nov 28). During my days as an athlete, the very fact that I was chosen to represent Sarawak in the...

Do foreign workers take our jobs and suppress wages?

An economic think tank, Khazanah Research Institute (KRIS) has a new study available and it can be found in Chapter 2: The Malaysian Workforce: A Changing Landscape, The State of Households 2018: Different Realities which shows that foreign workers...

Hey! Let’s do it our way – the S’wak way

Unity in Diversity – so ran our slogan as one of the model states in Malaysia for racial and religious harmony. Sarawak – a place like no other where atheists, Muslims, Christians, Buddhists and Hindus can come together and have...

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