Big allocations for Sibuti

SIBUTI: A sum of RM50 has been allocated by the State Government to upgrade the Internet connection in this district. This was announced by Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg during...

RM8.5 mln new mosque for Kpg Samariang Batu

KUCHING: The residents of Kampung Samariang Batu will have a new mosque as their current one is unable to accommodate the needs of the people. Although there are other mosques in nearby areas, those ...

Rita meets voters in Selangau

  SELANGAU: The Selangau candidate for Parti Raykat Sarawak (PRS) had a chance to meet her constituents here, yesterday. Rita Sarimah Insol told her audience she was born and raised in Selangau,...

RM8 mln to rebuild mosque at Kpg Lintang

KUCHING: The state government has allocated RM8 million to rebuild Darul Naim Mosque at Kampung Lintang here. According to Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg, construction wor...

SUPP holds special political talk tomorrow

KUCHING: Sarawak United People’s Party  will be holding a special political talk by “a very important VIP” at Kampung Haji Baki on May 3 at 9.00 pm. Local Government and Housing Minister, Datuk ...

Sim’s election posters vandalised

KUCHING : The Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate for Stampin, Datuk Dr. Sim Kui Hian is sad that some of his election posters have been vandalised. Dr. Sim, who believed in a “fair election”, said there...

Building roads, bridges to cut short travel times

The people of Sarawak have waited for 52 long years for Pan Borneo Highway project to be realised. Five Prime Ministers came and went. The fourth Prime Minister, instead of giving a thought to the hi...

Sawmill raided following tip-off

SIBU: Acting on a public tipoff, an enforcement team from Sibu Regional Office of Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) raided a sawmill located at Tanjung Manis on Sunday. According to a press statemen...

Humble, caring despite busy schedule

Son of Yusof Merais, an activist jailed several times by British colonial authorities, brother to Bustari Yusof, a well-known businessman and spouse to Ruziah Mohd Tahir, 56-year-old Datuk Seri Fadil...