1,000 expected at ‘Pesta Lunau Kayan 2017’

KUCHING: Approximately 1,000 people are expected to attend this year’s edition of the ‘Pesta Lunau Kayan 2017’ to be held at Imperial Hotel on 15 May. Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Haji Johari Tun ...

Five congratulated for doing well in 2016 SPM

PADAWAN: Minister of Welfare, Women and Community Wellbeing, Datuk Fatimah Abdullah congratulated five students of Puncak Borneo Henry Gurney School for achieving good results in last year’s Sijil Pe...

Bumi firm awarded contract on Pan Borneo Highway project

KUCHING: Konsortium Dayak Perintis Sdn Bhd (KDPSB), a consortium under the purview of the Dayak Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI), has received a Letter of Award of Contract from Pekerjaan Pi...

Amazing Sarawak – Part 14

The Kanowit Sangoi The Sangoi is a large size blowing instrument made of bamboo which is perforated with a single irregular orifice. There are 4 open stops, one on the underside for the thumb of the ...

105 high achievers rewarded

LONG SAN (Ulu Baram): A total of 105 students from SMK Temenggong Datuk Oyong Lawai Jau, Ulu Baram were rewarded with incentives during an incentive presentation ceremony held at the school, recently...

Sustainable development crucial in Upper Rajang

KUCHING: Sarawak’s plans to intensify development in Upper Rajang needs to be balanced with biodiversity conservation in an integrated manner to ensure sustainability of the area for posterity. ...

Pustaka Negeri Sarawak to close for Wesak Day

KUCHING: Pustaka Negeri Sarawak (Kuching, Miri and State Records Repository) will be closed on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 in conjunction with Wesak Day. Pustaka Negeri Sarawak will resume operations as u...

‘Bermukun’ competition attracts 12 teams

MIRI : Twelve teams have signed up for a ‘Bermukun’ competition organised by Pustaka Negeri Miri as its highlight for the fourth Sarawakiana Carnival. They will be contending on 5 May  to secure...

World’s longest woven mat to take centre stage at AIFFA

KUCHING: The world’s longest woven mat will take centre stage in conjunction with the Asean International Film Festival and Awards (AIFFA) 2017 starting today. Last year, over 400 Orang Ulu weavers f...