Sarikei Pineapple and Fruits Festival from Nov 18-26

SARIKEI: The Sarikei Pineapple and Fruits Festival will take place at Dewan Suarah here from November 18-26. Sarikei Resident, Mohamad Junaidi Mohidin said the festival would feature exhibitions, spo...

Mong requests for SK Bakong to be relocated

KUCHING: Bukit Begunan assemblyman Datuk Mong Dagang welcomed the proposal made by the State Education Minister to construct a new school in every state constituency. “In this respect, I would like t...

Tok Nan remembered for his people-centric policies

KUCHING: Even after his demise 10 months ago, the late Pehin Sri Adenan Satem or “Tok Nan” as he was fondly known to Sarawakians, is still being remembered for his many people-centric policies during...

50 dogs, cats for adoption

KUCHING: For two days this November, Save Our St rays Kuching (SOS Kuching) will be organising a large scale pet adoption hosting for over 50 dogs and cats that are in dire need of good, loving homes...

Online IGMS to be used for S’wak Games

KUCHING: Sarawak Spor t s Corporation (SSC) is working closely with the Modernisation Unit of Sarawak State Administration (UPPN) and Sarawak Information Systems Sdn Bhd (SAINS) for the use of an Int...

Busy day for APM Sri Aman personnel

SRI AMAN: The Malaysian Civil Defence Force (APM) personnel of Sri Aman district on late Monday afternoon quickly went to help a male senior citizen who reportedly was in a kind of emergency situatio...

Call for Debak New Township master plan

Saribas State Assemblyman, Mohammad Raz i Si tam has requested the state government to come up with a master plan for the Debak New Township to meet the developmental needs of the area. “It has the p...

Some workers in Mukah underpaid, exploited

MUKAH: A representative from the Consumers Affair and Protection Society (CAPS) who was in town recently said some of the local employers here had failed to abide by the minimum wage rule for Sarawak...

Siden wants better roads, clean water

Machan Assemblyman Allan Siden Gramong wants the road in Ulu Machan to be favorably considered under the mid-term review of the current Malaysia Plan. He said in Ulu Machan there are six longhouses a...

Over 2,000 in Nov 26 KPJ Run

KUCHING: KPJ Cancer Awareness Run 2017, organised by Kuching Specialist Hospital, has received an overwhelming response. More than 2,000 people have registered for the event which will be held on Nov...