New MACC chief relates ordeal over 1MDB probe

PUTRAJAYA: The 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) case is not a concocted story but a genuine case that he had been handling, said Datuk Seri Mohd Shukri Abdull who has been brought back from retire...

I don’t fear repercussion advising Najib over 1MDB

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said he had no fear of losing his job in the Cabinet when advising former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to investigate the...

BCCK in the final for the 2018 AIPC Apex Award

The Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) has now been confirmed as one of 17 finalists in the 2018 edition of the prestigious AIPC Apex Award competition for “Best Client Rated Convention Centre”....

Temporary closure of Cat Museum and City Library

KUCHING: Cat Museum and City Library will be closed temporarily as follows: 1 & 2 June 2018 (Friday & Saturday) Gawai Dayak Celebration 2018 Any query, please call Cat Museum at 082-512200 or...

‘Engineer Your Career’ programme is back

MIRI: The Young Engineers Section (YES) of Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM) Miri Branch is joining hands with Pustaka Negeri Sarawak, Miri, to once again hold a programme entitled ‘Engineer Yo...

Call for speedy repair of Song-Kanowit road

KAPIT: The Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) here have appealed to the government to maintain the section of private road from Song to Ngungun, Kanowit especially during the coming up Gawai Dayak...

Masing inspects damaged road at Sungai Tunoh

KAPIT: Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing who is the Minister of Infrastructure Development and Transportation on Tuesday inspected the damaged road access to Sungai Tunoh...

Hazy 1997 landing in the sultanate

The royal wedding of Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle last Saturday reminded me of the tragic passing of Harry’s mother Princess Diana on 31 August 1997. A few friends were with me at a Miri ...

Dad’s cooking contest draws neighbourhood together

MUKAH: A cooking competition was successfully held by the Area Neighbourhood Watch Committee (KRT) of Taman King Sum and Hung Liong at Jalan Desa Merpati here. Dubbed `Dad’s Yummy Cooking’, the event...

Machine-embroidered Quranic calligaphy pays off

KUCHING: House of Stitches Mukah is the first to produce machine-embroidered Quranic calligraphy here. Instead of the common printed Quranic calligraphy, the machine embroidered ones are faster to ma...