Sunday, May 9, 2021

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22 take part in Borneo Chinese Culture Forum

SIBU: The Borneo Chinese Culture Forum held at University College of Technology Sarawak (UCTS) here on Saturday attracted 22 participants from Taiwan, China and Brunei. The forum was organised by Sarawak Chinese Cultural Association (SCCA) in collaboration with JNU University,...

Stamp and Felateli Club wins Best Interactive Booth

  KUCHING: Stamp and Felateli Club was named the Best Interactive Booth at the inaugural “Uniformed Bodies, Associations and Clubs Expo” of SMK Petra Jaya near here last Saturday. The expo held at the school compound was aimed at introducing activities...

Laksamana Pelita team ‘King of Batang Limbang’

LIMBANG: The Limbang Festival 2017 came to a close yesterday with the staging of boat races in 15 categories. Laksamana Pelita team belonging to Dato Sajeli Kipli emerged champion as King of Batang Limbang (Raja Batang Limbang). In second place was...

RM50,000 grant for church

  KUCHING: A government grant of RM50,000 was presented by Minister of Local Government , Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian to St. Basil Anglican Church at Batu Kawa near here. Dr Sim presented the grant during a visit to a Parish...

480 free gift packs given to customers

  KOTA SAMARAHAN: A total of 480 free gift packs containing a packet of Hon Lee Instant Oat Meal, a can of Hon Lee fruit cocktail and a can of Hon Lee yellow peach slices were given during H&L Cut...

State plans to set up a sports school

  DALAT: Sarawak has forwarded an application to establish a sports school in the state similar to the one at SMK Bukit Jalil. “That application has been forwarded to Youth and Sports Minister Khairi Jamaluddin at the closing ceremony of 18th...

Anti drug campaign attracts 63 participants

KUCHING: Tupong Assemblyman, Fazruddin Abdul Rahman said empowering the community was an approach that must be activated and mobilised so that the community can work together to implement any programme for the common good. “Our role in the community is...

A lot to do at Liansin booth

KUCHING: Liansin Trading Sdn Bhd is making a special offer to its customers using the Haryana Healthy Rice in conjunction with the ongoing Kuching Food Festival at the compound of Kuching South City Council (MBKS) here. Being part of the...

Aussie Minister pays courtesy call on TYT

KUCHING: South Australia Trade and Investment Minister Hon Martin Hamilton-Smith paid a courtesy call on Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud at the Astana in Petra Jaya here last Thursday. In the evening, Martin hosted a South...

A Visionary’s Political Journey 1963-2013 (PART 16)

Veteran journalist and author James Ritchie with 35 book titles to his credit has kept himself abreast with political events in Sarawak. Excerpts from his Taib - 50 Years book tell of the present TYT’s efforts to transform Sarawak...

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Happy Mother’s Day!

All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.— Abraham Lincoln, 16th US President Happy...