CM: Make Sarawak model state for animal welfare

  KUCHING: Kuching is the only city in the country where the local government has a formal agreement with an NGO (non-governmental organisation) to promote animal welfare.  Chief Minister Datuk ...

100 at Info Dept’s media gathering

KUCHING:  About 100 members of the media and officers and staffers of the State Information Department attended a gathering organised  by the Media and Corporate Communication  Divisio...

Over 2,000 at Bederun Festival 2017

  BALINGIAN: More than 2,000 residents in this district  attended the Bederun Festival last Sunday night. During the festival, Rafiah Yahya, 42, was crowned ‘Queen of Bederun 2017’, a beaut...

SARAWAK IS WORLD’S LARGEST SAGO EXPORTER

KUCHING:  Sarawak is currently the world’s largest sago exporter with an annual export of about 25,000 to 40,000 tonnes of sago products to Peninsular Malaysia, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore and othe...

Johari visits Dassault Systèmes in Paris

PARIS: Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, who is on his last leg of a two-week long study visit to Europe, yesterday visited Dassault Systèmes near the French capital. Dassault Sy...

Bintulu CID rescues 11 human trafficking victims

MIRI: Police on Monday rescued 11 Indonesians who were allegedly forced to clean bird nests without pay for three years by a married couple in Bintulu. Sarawak Criminal Investigation Department chief...

Contraband liquor worth RM68,000 and fags seized

SIBU: Policemen from the D4 Unit/Task Force and D7 Criminal Investigation Department (JSJ) of the Sibu District Police Headquarters on Monday night seized various brands of contraband liquor worth ab...

357 illegal logs seized in operation

SARIKEI: Acting on a public tip-off, a joint operation by enforcement officers from Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) and Forest Department resulted in the seizure of 357 illegal logs at Ulu Strass,...

Two house break-ins reported

KUCHING: A house owner at Hua Joo Park reported that his house was broken into on Monday morning while he was out. He said when he returned home he was surprised to discover that his house was in a m...

Two hurt in accident

BETONG: Two people were injured after a Perodua Kancil car they were travelling in landed in a ditch in front of Betong District Police Headquarters (IPD) last Monday. The incident happened around 1....