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SBC, Interhill Group ink agreement to promote LitSara products

KUCHING: Collaboration with Interhill Group marks the first-ever corporate partnership for the introduction of Sarawak Biodiversity Centre’s (SBC) LitSara products. Interhill Group which owns both Pullman Kuching and Pullman Miri Waterfront Hotel, took it as the group’s corporate social...

Nolin to lead MRSM Mukah’s Parent-Teacher Council

MUKAH: An administrative officer from Mukah Resident’s Office, Nolin Ak Gendang was elected chairman of Mukah MARA Junior Science College’s (Mukah MRSM) Parent-Teacher Council (Badan Muafakat) for the 2017-2019 term. She succeeded former chairman, Haji Jaafar Haji Zaini, who...

Watt Zacchaeus to lead SJA

SIBU: Watt Zacchaeus of Utusan Borneo was elected the new chairman of Sibu Journalists Association (SJA) during its annual general meeting (AGM) and election on new office bearers held at Li Hua Hotel here on Tuesday night. Watt is...

TM wants to help make Kuching a smart city

KUCHING: Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) held a presentation on its smart city and smart services offerings which were showcased by TM wholly-owned subsidiary, TM VADS Lyfe to Kuching South City Council (MBKS), recently. Mayor of MBKS, Dato’ James Chan...

Mixed reactions on LRT system

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg announced recently that the State’s light rail transit (LRT) system will be ready by 2020. The announcement has received mixed reaction among Kuchingites. New Sarawak Tribune interviewed some members of...

Fatimah: Report unregistered Taska, Tabika to us

“Sarawak Children Early Education Council will always ensure that the children being taken care of in every Taska and Tadika are safe.” KUCHING: Members of the public are urged to report to the State Welfare Department (JKM) regarding unregistered Taska...

First Smart City Industrial Lab in Sarawak launched

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) and Kiwitech Sdn Bhd has jointly launched first Smart City Industrial Laboratory in Sarawak at Level 1, Faculty Engineering, Unimas, yesterday. The collaboration has commenced with the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Singing Ceremony which...

USD 15 million film to be shot in Sarawak

KUCHING: A film with an estimated cost of USD 15 million is set to be shot in the state, said Assistant Minister of Tourism Datuk Lee Kim Shin. According to the assistant minister, filming will take place between October this...

Swinburne Sarawak runner-up in inaugural IT security contest

KUCHING: A computer science team from Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus stepped up to the awards podium when they won second place in the Borneo Cyber Security Challenge. Students Jonathan Yong Yung Shan, Nguyen Thanh Son, and Tan...

4,874 down with HFMD, 178 admitted to hospitals

KUCHING: The total number of HFMD cases reported in 2017 as of 15 April was 4,874 cases, of which 178 cases were admitted to hospitals. No death case reported so far. The Sarawak State Health Department would like to emphasize...

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Do we need at RM600K ambulance?

KUCHING: Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba was urged to explain the need to procure 500 negative pressure...