DEVELOPMENT BANK OF SARAWAK FORMED

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Abang Haji Openg yesterday announced the establishment of  Sarawak State-Owned Development Bank known as Development Bank of Sarawak (DBOS). J...

Molest suspect beaten up by victim’s husband

KUCHING: A suspect aged 24 was beaten up after he attempted to molest a married woman in her bedroom. The suspect went to a house at Kpg Tambirat Hilir,  Asajaya, at 2.30 am on Tuesday and tried...

CM launches E-Com Y30

KUCHING:  The E-Commerce Transformation  Plan  or  better known as E-Com Y30 was officially launched  by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun  Abang  Haji&nbs...

24th April 2017 is public holiday in Sarawak

KUCHING: In line with the decision of the Federal Government to assign 24th April, 2017 as a public holiday in conjunction with the coronation of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong XV Sultan Muhammad V, the S...

DSP Merbin is new Padawan District Deputy Police chief

PADAWAN: DSP Merbin Anak Lisa is the new Padawan District Deputy Police chief to succeed DSP Yap Fui Lee who retired in September last year. The handing over of duty between Acting Padawan Deputy Pol...

155 motorcycle theft cases in Q1

PADAWAN: A total of 155 motorcycle theft cases were reported in the first quarter (January until March) of this year here. This was disclosed by Padawan District Police chief, Supt Aidil Bolhassan du...

Two siblings hurt in motorcycle crash

KUCHING : Two siblings aged 13 and 18 were injured after the motorcycle they were riding rammed a car parked near the road side at Bandar Baru Semariang near here at 1pm last Monday. The impact of th...

Elderly man hurt in fire

KUCHING: A 76-year-old man suffered leg injuries after his kitchen caught fire at 6pm last Monday. The victim was in the house at Batu Kawa near here when his kitchen caught fire, prompting the neigh...

Three break-ins reported

KUCHING: A phone shop owner found his shop at Yoshi Square broken into when he opened up for business at 8am last Monday. The shop owner from Foochow Road said when he arrived at his shop early Monda...

Student worries over ‘blackmail’ attempt

KUCHING: A college student is worried after he received a call from a stranger who claimed to have a nude photograph of the student. The 20-year-old student from Sarikei but is studying here said at ...