Chief Minister and wife attend Saberkas dinner

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Datuk Abang Openg and his wife Dato Juma’ani Tun Tuanku Bujang attended the Saberkas Triennial General Assembly Dinner on Sunday night. Ab...

102 adopters from 16 nations for Mas

KUCHING: Sarawak Forestr y Corporation (SFC) yesterday announced the target of 100 adopters for the orangutan named ‘Mas’ had been achieved within one month of the adoption campaign launched on Septe...

Affin Holdings to focus more on retail loan segment

KUALA LUMPUR: Affin Holdings Bhd will offer more retail loans and realign its image of ‘corporate-loan bank’ in tandem with its reorganisation exercise, said Group Chief Executive Officer, Kamarul Ar...

Toyota to test self-driving, talking cars by about 2020

TOKYO: Toyota Motor Corp yesterday said it would begin testing selfdriving electric cars around 2020, which will use artificial intelligence (AI) to engage with drivers, as the company competes with ...

Johari retains Saberkas President post

KUCHING: Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg has retained his post as the President of the Sarawak United National Youth Organisation (Saberkas) while Minister of Tourism, Arts...

250 illegal logs detained in joint SFC- police operation

SIBU: Acting on a public tip-off, an illegal logging operation at Sungai Anak, Sebelak, Roban had been foiled by a joint enforcement team comprising officers from Sibu Regional Office of Sarawak Fore...

State given RM14.64m for village street lighting

KUCHING: Sarawak has been allocated a sum of RM14.64 to implement the Village Street Lighting project under the 11th Malaysia Plan. This was disclosed by Minister of Rural and Regional Development (K...

Boulevard lucky draw winners receive their prizes

KUCHING: The 12th Week winners for the 17th Boulevard Imperial Mall Anniversary Lucky Draw have been unveiled. They were picked from 2 October to 10 October in Miri. Each winner received a voucher wo...

MASWings to refurbish cabin at a cost of RM3m

KOTA KINABALU: MASWings’ cabin refurbishment which cost about RM3 million will be initiated in December 2017. Thi s was announced by MASWings Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Datuk Captain Mohd ...

39 arrests made in 33 police raids

KUCHING: Following the successful eradication of gambling machines (fish, wukong and slot machines) and PC/laptop-based online cyber gambling in the state, the police are now focusing on other forms ...