Thursday, July 29, 2021

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Go for technical, digital skills

KUCHING: Youth in Sarawak are urged to take up education opportunities offered by the state government in technical skills and digitalisation to prepare them for the future. Assistant Minister of Urban Development and Natural Resources Datuk Len Talif Salleh said...

Digitalisation for more effective service delivery

KUCHING: The Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Ministry has to digitalise its processes to ensure a more effective service delivery for the people. Its minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah said this was in line with the emphasis...

Fibre optics the only answer to online learning

KUCHING: The Ministry of Education (MoE) must devise ways for traditional and face-to-face teaching and learning process to take place in the rural areas. Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Dr James Jemut Masing said online learning is only applicable if...

Better internet facilities for Sebuyau

KUCHING: Various areas in Sebuyau are tipped to have better internet and telecommunications coverage in the near future. Infrastructure and Ports Development Assistant Minister Datuk Julaihi Narawi said it is crucial that rural areas in the constituency are equipped with...

Haemodialysis centre in Selangau ready next year

KUCHING: The people of Selangau and the surrounding areas will have better access to quality health facilities next year as the construction of the Selangau Clinic Haemodialysis Centre is currently underway. Expected to complete by November 2022, the project is...

Conference to address mental health

KUCHING: The Sarawak Ministry of Youth and Sports is organising the Southeast Asia Youth Mental Health Conference (SEAYMHC) to address mental health challenges in society, especially among the youth. The programme, themed ‘Breaking the Mental Health Issues Stigma in Asean...

Naming scholarship after Pandelela

KUCHING: Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah has welcomed a proposal to name a scholarship after Sarawakian national diving queen Pandelela Rinong. The Youth and Sports Minister was responding to a suggestion by Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr...

Indonesia thanks Malaysia for lifeline

KUCHING: The oxygen supplied by the Sarawak government on behalf of Malaysia to Indonesia has been described as a lifeline to the nation by its representative. XII/Tanjungpura Regional Military Command Chief Major General Muhammad Nur Rahmad thanked the Malaysian government...

We’re helping a friend in need: Sarawak oxygen for Indonesia

KUCHING: In a show of international solidarity against Covid-19, the Sarawak government today sent 105 tonnes of oxygen to West Kalimantan, Indonesia. In revealing this, Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Dr James Jemut Masing said Sarawak and Malaysia would help...

Be wary of DAP’s smear campaign

KUCHING: Members of the public are warned to be wary of the Democratic Action Party's (DAP) smear campaign, which frequently twists facts to provoke public anger against the state administration. Sarawak United People's Party (SUPP) Stakan branch chairman Datuk Sim...

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Unique aroma of Pes Ayam Kuzy Gula Apong

KUCHING: Aiming to showcase authentic products from Sarawak, a businesswoman has come up with a new product, Pes Ayam...