MoU signing historic moment for Sarawak, Yunnan

Kunming (China): Yesterday marked a historic day for Sarawak and the Province of Yunnan in China as the two states signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Establishment of Friendship ̵...

832 from Health Dept get excellent service awards

KUCHING: A total of 832 Health Department personnel in the state received Excellent Service Award (South Zone) 2016 yesterday. The ceremony, held at Sarawak Islamic Complex in Jalan P. Ramlee was gra...

Nanta announces RM235,000 grant to Rumah Edison Bugap

  KAPIT:  A longhouse in Rumah Edison Bugap in Kapit received a grant of RM235,000 in conjunction with a state level Research Institute for Rubber Smallholders Development Authority (RISDA)...

SFC detains 34 illegally felled logs

SIBU: Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) thanked the public for information given to them on an illegal logging operation at Mile 8, Ulu Oya Road which was foiled last Friday. “The complaint was init...

Stolen car found

KUCHING: A 22-year-old man was transporting items in his car from his house at Kpg Tabun Lot here last Monday afternoon but had left the car engine running when a man unknown to him drove the car awa...

2.5-metre king cobra caught

  MUKAH: A resident of Kampung Tellian Laut here was surprised when he saw a king cobra hiding behind a pile of boards in a hut behind the kitchen of his house, yesterday. Yazir Musta, 40, said ...

Longhouse collapses: 86 residents evacuated

BINTULU: A landslide which happened at 5.28pm last Monday caused Rumah Empaling near Labang River at KM 60, Bintulu-Miri Road to collapse which is endangering the safety of residents of the 32-door l...

26 Prisons Dept personnel rewarded

SIBU: Twenty-six prison officers received medals and certificates in conjunction with the 227th Malaysia Prison Day held in a Futsal Court at Jalan Perpaduan here, last Monday. Director of Sarawak Pr...

Sulhamid to lead PBPM Sibu Branch

SIBU: Sulhamid Abdullah was elected as the new chairman of Ex-Police Association of Malaysia (PBPM) Sibu Branch during an annual general meeting (AGM) held here, last Sunday. Sibu Police chief, ACP S...

SGH appeals to Siong’s next of kin

KUCHING: Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) urges the public to inform family members or next of kin to a male patient known as Siong Kok Lam, in his 70s who is now placed in the Emergency and Trauma Dep...