RM2 bln annually to maintain federal roads

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Works (KKR) needs at least RM2 billion annually to repair and maintain damaged federal roads nationwide. Its newly minted minister Baru Bian said over the past three yea...

Gov’t to review tourism tax

PUTRAJAYA: The government will review the need to retain the tourism tax to ensure that it would not affect tourist arrivals to the country, said Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Mohamaddin K...

Civil servants urged to contribute to THM

KUALA LUMPUR: The Congress of Unions of Employees in Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs) has proposed that civil servants to contribute at least RM10 to the ‘Tabung Harapan Malaysia’ (THM) on a volun...

600 attend PAK Aidilfitri gathering

KUCHING: About 600 people attended the Aidilfitri ceremony organised by Persatuan Anak Kabong (PAK) which is at every end of the Syawal month to strengthen bond among the people of Kabong. Kabong Mem...

CMS, IEM ink MoU for collaborative relations

KUCHING: Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad (CMS) had on June 30, 2018 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (Sarawak Branch) (IEM Sarawak) to establish collab...

Varsity cultural exchange through CSLP

Kota Samarahan: The closing ceremony of the Community Service Learning Programme (CSLP) between Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology (FCSIT), Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) an...

State gov’t prioritises rural dev’t

SEBUYAU: Developing the rural areas is still the main priotity for Gabungan Party Sarawak (GPS), Assistant Minister of Coastal Road and Sebuyau Assemblyman, Datuk Julaihi Narawi said. This was clearl...

80 take part in KPJ Parentcraft Class

KUCHING: The Parentcraft Class held in a local hotel recently saw 80 participants, after the successful Buckle Up Baby Campaign to raise awareness on child safety seats in April this year. Hosted by ...