Tuesday, October 19, 2021

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Mohammad Nazmi, Alyssa tie nuptial knot

KUCHING: It was a night filled with love at the wedding reception of Mohammad Nazmi Aizuddin and Alyssa Ardynna Aminudine at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BBCK) on Saturday night. The groom Mohammad Nazmi, the son of Second Minister of...

2,000 receive BR1M vouchers

KUCHING: Nearly 2,000 people from Petra Jaya parliamentary constituency received the 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) vouchers at the Customs Academy in Matang, yesterday. The BR1M vouchers are for those who have yet to have a bank account, but eligible to...

Hope Place to the rescue

KUCHING: Anjung Singgah (YKN) recently contacted Hope Place asking them to help a widow, Teo Siew Sian whose husband died five years ago. They have a daughter but she suffers from an illness which requires her to be cared round...

60 MRC members in ‘flameless cooking’ contest

  KUCHING: The Stampin Chapter of Malaysian Red Crescent of SJK Chung Hua No 5 successfully organised a ‘flameless cooking’ contest at the school from 2.00pm to 4.00pm, last Saturday. The 60 members who participated in the activity were divided into...

PVATM Kapit gets RM8,000 in grant

  KAPIT: Bukit Goram Assemblyman, Jefferson Jamit Unyat announced a government grant of RM8,000 for Persatuan Veteran Angkatan Tenetra Malaysia (PVATM) Kapit branch when he declared open the association’s 26th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Meligai Hotel here last Saturday...

Nominations for TOYM 2017 now open

SIBU: The Junior Chamber International (JCI) 10 Outstanding Young Malaysian Awards (TOYM) 2017 is now open for nominations. The closing date for nomination is 15 June, 2017. Main objective of TOYM is to accord recognition to the outstanding youth as an...

25 ‘young doctors’ take part in community health programme

SIBU: Twenty-five members of SMK Kampung Nangka’s Young Doctors Club took part in a ‘Community Health Programme’ held at Kampung Bahagia Jaya Teku near here, last Saturday. The programme, which was also attended by the local residents, was jointly organised...

30 pints of blood collected in donation drive

MUKAH: Thirty pints of blood were collected during a blood donation exercise held here last Saturday. It was organised by Life Care Society of Sarawak Mukah Branch (LCSSM) in collaboration with Mukah District Hospital and Medan Mall Supermarket. LCSSM chairman, Yek...

OUM organises seminar for teachers

KUCHING: About 100 participants attended a seminar entitled “Managing the Challenges of Today’s Teachers” organised by Open University Malaysia (OUM) yesterday. The seminar, held at the OUM Kuching campus, was attended by teachers and other staff from various schools under...

Over 50 residents turn up for ‘gotong royong’

MUKAH: A ‘gotong-royong’ or mass spring cleaning exercise of two housing estates at Jalan Desa Merpati, here was successfully held last Saturday. The event which commenced at 7am was participated by more than 50 residents of Taman King Sum and...

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BKSS 7.0 Plus aid for SMEs lauded

KUCHING: The Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) welcomes the two aids under the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance (BKSS) 7.0...