TYT receives two courtesy calls

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud yesterday received two courtesy calls at the Astana Negeri, here. The first courtesy call was made by Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun...

Over 5,000 PBB members expected at May gathering

KUCHING: More than 5,000 Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) members from all over the state will converge for a special gathering to honour three of the party’s past leaders. According to Chief Mi...

Media appreciation night attracts about 100

KUCHING: Approximately 100 attended a media appreciation night organised by MSN Sarawak and Sarawak Sports Corporation (SSC) on Wednesday. Assistant Minister of Youth & Sports Datuk Abdul Karim H...

Amazing Sarawak – Part 9

First Local Catholic priest As a tribute to the success of the Roman Catholic Mission in Sarawak, and a credit to the hard work done by the missionaries, the first local priest, Reverend Father Josep...

RM7.3m for new water pipe project

DALAT: The state government has allocated RM7.3 million  for a water pipe project to replace an old water pipeline in the district. The project is being carried out in phases, disclosed Minister...

Naim joins ranks of nation’s top 50 employer brands

KUCHING: It was a memorable moment as Naim Holdings Bhd, one of Malaysia’s leading developers and contractors was adjudged a winner of the Malaysia Best Employer Brand Awards, joining the ranks of Ma...

Littering in Sibu to be costly from 1 July

SIBU: Any person who throws rubbish in a public place  will be fined RM500 with  effect from 1 July 2017. There are four primary reasons for littering, namely no sense of ownership, a belie...

MRSM Mukah in class of their own

MUKAH: MARA Junior Science College Mukah (MRSM Mukah) is the overall champion in the upper secondary category of a sports and games meet for MARA junior science colleges in Sarawak (Kejohanan Sukan &...

Sarawak’s star violinist Nisa Addina at Borneo Jazz

KUCHING: Sarawak-born award winning violinist Nisa Addina and her band Fluoroscent Collective will share the Borneo Jazz stage with renowned international artistes including Japan’s Osaka Monaurail a...