Lawas Hospital construction expected to take up 36 months

KUCHING: The construction for the proposed Lawas Hospital is expected to take up duration of 36 months. However, it will also depend on the tender procurement process. This was said by Assistant Mini...

842 With ‘Temporary Citizen’ Status

KUCHING: At the moment there are 347 Ibans, 439 Kenyahs, 29 Kayans, and 27 Penans who hold identification cards (IDs) with the status of ‘temporary citizen’. This was a reply by Minister of Welfare, ...

Ops Serkap nets 18 illegal immigrants

KUCHING: A total of 18 illegal immigrants (PATI) were arrested in an operation by the Royal Malaysia Armed Forces during their Ops Serkap yesterday. In the 3am operation, the 18 illegal immigrants we...

Three suspected of drug abuse arrested

MIRI: Three individuals including two women were arrested for suspected involvement in drug abuse in a house at Bandar Baru Permyjaya, yesterday morning. The three suspects, aged between 25 and 36 ye...

House owner makes report on loss of items worth RM40,000

Kuching: A 47-year-old jobless woman from Bampfylde Heights lodged a report that at about 12.15 pm on Thursday, that when she and her husband and an estate agent went to see her house at Park Lane wh...

Hu-Chems Fine Chemical Malaysia delegates call on Tengah

KUCHING: Deputy Chief Minister who is also Industrial and Entrepreneur Development Minister as well as Second Minister of Urban Development and Natural Resources Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan yes...

60 partake in SDNU mutual assist event

SIBU: About 60 members of Sarawak Dayak National Union (SDNU) Sibu  took part in the mutual assist programme to clean up the SDNU Sibu Cemetery, Chukan Road, in Teku, near here recently. Tasks p...

Karim: Up to DAP to challenge decision in court

KUCHING: It is up to the Democratic Action Party (DAP) to file an objection on the disqualification of its  party member, Dr Ting Tiong Choon as the State Assemblyman for Pujut. This was pointed...

More surveys needed on relevance of handicraft centre

KUCHING: More surveys need to be conducted on the relevance of establishing a handicraft centre in Kapit.  This is due to the fact that many craftsmen work from home and a total of RM182,130 has been...