Pan Borneo Limbang-Lawas project starts year-end

KUCHING: Phase Two of the Pan Borneo Highway involving the Limbang-Lawas stretch is expected to begin at the end of this year. Works Minister, Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof said the paper on the proposal...

Similajau National Park main trail partially closed

BINTULU: Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) gave notice yesterday that part of the main trail at Similajau National Park (SNP) was temporarily closed with immediate effect. This trail has been render...

Riot dishes out RM70,000 at Kpg Lanchang Sabai Gawai-do

SERIAN: Human Resources Minister, Datuk Seri Richard Riot Jaem dished out a total of RM70,000 when he officiated at a Gawai closing ceremony at Kampung Lanchang Sabai, some 12 kilometres from here. T...

Penan bags for National Teochew Conference

KUCHING: The Sarawak indigenous Penan handicrafts are making their way into a national conference! Specially designed Penan handwoven bags have been adopted as the official conference bags for the Na...

Abg Jo pays Raya visit to elder brother

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari paid a Raya visit to his elder brother Abang Abdul Rahim Tun Abang Openg yesterday at noon at his residence in Jalan Patingan here in Kuching. Johari w...

Dr Sim leads Raya visit to SS

KUCHING:  Minister of Local Government and Housing Datuk Professor Dr Sim Kui Hian paid a Hari Raya Aidilfitri visit to State Secretary Tan Sri Datuk Amar Haji Mohamed Morshidi Abdul Ghani at the lat...

SJA committee pays Raya visit to fellow member

SIBU: The first day of the Hari Raya Aildilfitri was celebrated in a very festive mood, with people of various ethnic groups visiting their Malay friends, colleagues and relatives as early as 10am. T...

Masing presents grants worth RM2.6m to 155

KAPIT: Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr. James Jemut Masing who is also the Minister of Infrastructure Development and Transportation recently presented grants amounting to RM2,610,700 to ...

Former TYT pays Raya visit to CM

KUCHING: Former Head of State Tun Datuk Patinggi Abang Muhammad Salahuddin Abang Barieng and his wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Norkiah yesterday paid an Aidilfitri visit to Chief Minister Datuk Amar A...

‘Tourism tax collection negotiation still ongoing’

KUCHING: The state government has already negotiated with the federal government on the tourism tax collection and now the negotiation is still ongoing and not yet finalised.  Chief Minister Datuk Am...