Palm extends gains tracking stronger related edible oils

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures yesterday extended gains for a second session, buoyed by stronger soyoil and technical buying, said traders. The benchmark palm oil contract for December deli...

KPA team shines in poem recitation contest

KUCHING: The Bayu Group from the Kuching Port Authority (KPA) was the winner in the ‘Sayembara DEKON Perkhidmatan Awam Piala Ketua Menteri Sarawak 2017’. Made up of Robe r t Tony George, Arimugan Nad...

Karim tells coaches how to face challenges

KUCHING: The present crop of coaches must be well equipped with skills and relevant knowledge in order to face challenges in training and guiding athletes. This was pointed out by Minister of Tourism...

High tea and Afternoon Delights

FRIENDS or family coming together for high tea can consider the grandiose interior that is the Orchid Garden Coffee House of Grand Margherita Kuching. The high tea buffet which offers an eclectic scr...

Fight against rabies to continue

KUCHING: Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) will try to get Veterinary and Health departments to hold awareness seminar and mass vaccination to as many places as possible. Tan Kai, who is SUPP Yout...

Vehicle theft suspect nabbed

KUCHING: Head of Sarawak CID, SAC Dato’ Dev Kumar confirmed that a suspect has been arrested at 2pm on Wednesday while hiding in an empty water container near an abandoned hut near a jungle at Kampun...

Naim honours UCTS’ top engineering student

SIBU: Naim Group of Companies, one of Malaysia’s leading developers and contractors, presented an industry excellence award to University College of Technology Sarawak’s (UCTS) best civil engineering...

PORU to back up PDRM during GE14

KUCHING: The Public Order Riot Unit (PORU) will help the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) in the state to maintain peace during the coming 14th General Election (GE14). Internal Security and Public Order...

Mukah MMEA forward base in the pipeline

MUKAH: Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) Sarawak Region will set up a forward base here. This was disclosed by MMEA Deputy Director -General (Operations), Rear Admiral (M) Dato’ Mohd Taha ...

Sarawak needs DFTZ to succeed as e-commerce hub

By Harun Jau KUCHING: Sarawak needs to have its own Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) if it wants to be a successful e-commerce hub like Kuala Lumpur, Assistant Minister for Entrepreneur & SME Devel...