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RM1.5 billion for highland development

MIRI: The Sarawak government has allocated RM1.5 billion for Highland Development Authority (HDA) to expedite the infrastructures projects in the highland areas of Miri Division. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar…

APM prepared for monsoon season

KUCHING: The Malaysian Civil Defence Force (APM) is well prepared to face the monsoon transition phase that is bound to occur this week. APM secretariat chief Maj (PA) Ismail Mahedin…

Law to protect freelance workers

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is studying the formulation of legislation to prevent employers from oppressing workers in the gig economy and to look after the welfare of workers in the…

Let’s wait and see

Delhi has not said anything, says Mahathir KUALA LUMPUR: The Indian government has not said anything on the Malaysia-India palm oil issue that has prompted certain quarters to advise against…

Welder dies on first day at work

KUCHING : A West Malaysian, Ngan Boon Kong, 44, from Perak was found dead yesterday   at about 1.35pm at a construction site at Jalan Kg, Asajaya.   According to the…