Manyin wants teachers to become headmasters

KUCHING: More local headmasters are needed in order to improve the state’s educational standards in primary schools, said Minister of Education, Science and Technological Research, Dato Sri Micheal M...

MH370 found on Google Earth untrue

KUCHING: The MH370 Response Team are aware of a widely circulated report titled ‘MH370 found on Google Earth’ recently. In a press statement from CHAIRMAN OF Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAA...

34 journalists attend ‘disaster reporting’ workshop

KUCHING: 34 media practitioners are attending a three-day workshop on ‘effective disaster reporting’ jointly organised by the Malaysian Press Institute (MPI) and the United States Embassy at Hilton H...

Kuching, Mulu top customer enquiries at MATTA Fair

KUCHING: Kuching and Mulu have topped the list as the most sought after destinations in the state for domestic travellers at the recent MATTA Fair at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) which was hel...

PICE held to spark creativity, innovation

MUKAH: Mukah Polytechnic successfully held an annual programme called ‘PMU Innovation, Competition and Exhibition (PICE) December 2017 Session held from 13 to 15 March. The Overall Innovation Award w...

Trio complain of high medical bills in Krabi, Thailand

KUCHING: Sarawak Community Policing Association Sarawak (SCPA) recently received reports from three Sarawakians who went for a short holiday at Krabi, Thailand two weeks ago. “They have complained of...

Nita Dalat Bazaar to operate by end of April

DALAT: The latest local produced centre, the Nita Dalat Bazaar, is expected to be in operation by the end of April this year. “Today, we are opening the booth for the women entrepreneurs from Dalat t...

KDC to compound litter bugs, says secretary

KAPIT: The Secretary of Kapit District Council, Jabang Juntan disclosed that the council will be carrying out compounding action against those litter bugs at public places with immediate effect. “The...

SRDC organises talk on rabies, dengue

  SELANGAU: A talk on dengue and rabies was held successfully yesterday at Sekolah Kebangsaan Batu 36 here. The programme was organised by Sibu Rural District Council (SRDC) in collaboration wit...

400 attend Traders Assoc dinner

KUCHING: 400 people attended the Kuching South Hawkers and Traders Association Dinner held at Crown Imperial Hall, Crown Square here on Sunday night. The guest of the honour at the dinner was Ministe...