JWKS signs MoA with three vendors of WWTC

KUCHING: A Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) was signed yesterday between the Sarawak Women and Family Department (JWKS) and the three new vendors of Wisma Wanita Training Centre (WWTC) for 2018. The thr...

Firefighters clear road of earth spill

KUCHING: An earth spill which occurred at San Raba on the Sri Aman-Engkilili Road was cleaned up by Sri Aman Fire and Rescue Department (BOMA) personnel last Tuesday. According to a BOMBA spokesperso...

Fire caused by short circuit put out

KUCHING: Serian Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) personnel managed to extinguish a fire caused by an electrical short circuit of an air-conditioner in a house at Jalan Industry, Serian, around 1.09...

Copper theft cases on the rise, says SEB

KUCHING: Sarawak Energy’s operational and retail arm SESCO is experiencing a rising number of incidents of copper theft especially at secluded areas targeting electricity facilities. The incidents ar...

Taxi issue: Public transport users speak their minds

KUCHING: The gathering and memorandum submission by some 200 taxi drivers at Old State Legislative Assembly (DUN) recently has become the concern of public transport users in Kuching. Regarding that ...

Interesting nicknames ‘ensumbar’ of valour

Among the most interesting part of Gawai Antu (Krian and Saribas version) is the ‘Lemambang Nuntungka Jalung’. For the benefit of readers a Gawai Antu is the grandest of Iban festivals – it is held t...

Abg Johari receives five courtesy visits

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Abang Openg yesterday morning received five courtesy calls at his office in Wisma Bapa Malaysia. The first visit began with a delegation from t...

Fatimah receives courtesy call from WCbF members

KUCHING: Eleven members from the World Chinese Badminton Federation (WCBF) paid a courtesy call on Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family, and Childhood Development, Dato Sri Fatimah...

Tengah receives Korean courtesy call

KUCHING: Minister of Industrial And Entrepreneur Development, Trade and Investment, Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan, who is also Second Minister of Resource Planning and Environment, received a cou...

Ministry landslide experts to conduct study on Canada Hill

MIRI: The Ministry of Public Works will send their experts to Miri soon to conduct a study on the landslide problem at Canada Hill. Assistant Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Datuk Lee Kim Shin...