Transforming Sarawak into digital economy powerhouse

KUCHING: Digital economy will be a strong platform and catalyst for Sarawak to reach out to the global business community as well as forge international collaboration, said Chief Minister, Datuk Pati...

Polishing the Young Guns

BORNEO 744 on November 18 was filled with youth of different passion, each with the fiery intensity to perform the talents laid in the heart of each of them. There were a group of boys and girls feel...

SOPPOA welcomes Indon President

KUCHING: In conjunction with the visit to Sarawak by the President of Indonesia, Ir., Joko Widodo, yesterday, the Sarawak Oi l Palm Plantat ion Owner s Association (SOPPOA) warmly welcomed him and th...

M’sia first in Islamic finance

  KUCHING: Malaysia is recognised as the number one country that has taken a strategic effort in capitalizing on various Islamic economy industries. According to Thomson Reuters report on the St...

2,476 register for 13th WIEF

KUCHING: A total of 2,476 business people from 75 count r ies have registered for the 13th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF). 1,500 of them are from outside of Sarawak and 500 are foreign participa...

Kitchen wares, electrical items destroyed in fire

KUCHING: A house at Mile 13, along Kuching/Serian road caught fire at about 10am on Monday. Fortunately, no one was hurt in the fire. Upon receiving the call the Fire and Rescue Services Department s...

WIEF: Various quarters call on CM

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Abang Openg yesterday received some courtesy calls in conjunction with the 13th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) official opening at Borneo ...

Body of drown victim found

KANOWIT : The body of a drown victim, Danny Manggie, 15, was found by a Special Water Rescue Unit (PPDA) team at 6.10pm on Monday. The victim was found 20 metres from the riverbank at Kanowit town an...

200 Samarahan students attend UiTM STEM Fair

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Some 200 students from Samarahan District attended Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sarawak’s ‘Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)’ Fair. Held at the university he...

Hisham visits site of new ATM Polyclinic

KUCHING: The new RM31. 2 million ATM (Malaysian Armed Forces ) Polycl inic at Kem Penrissen here will serve as a benchmark for four other ATM Polyclinics in Malaysia. This was pointed out yesterday b...