48,257 business licences applied via BLESS

KUCHING: Sarawak was chosen to be the third location for Business Outreach Programmne this year due to the increasing trends of business community. The programme held at Mydin Petra Jaya here saw 11 ...

One teacher dies, two others injured in school fire

MIRI: A fire broke out at one of two teacher’s quarters of Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Batu Bungan, Mulu, early yesterday morning killing one primary school teacher and injuring two others (teachers). Th...

Amok suspect wielding ‘Samurai’ swords detained

MIRI: A man who ran amok with two sharp objects resembling ‘Samurai’ swords was arrested by the police on Tuesday night. The arrest was made around 7pm in a Quadruplex flat Permyjaya here after nearb...

Two pythons spotted near eatery, one caught

MIRI: Two pythons were spotted creeping along a bridge heading towards an eatery premises in Kampung Wireless, Jalan Permaisuri here on Tuesday night. The rare view immediately stunned the premises’ ...

Magnum gives RM42,000 to Kuching Festival Fair

KUCHING: A sum of RM42,000 wasyesterday sponsored  by ENE (East Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (Magnum 4D)  to Kuching  Festival Fair. The sponsorship was handed over by Oswald Lai Foo Wah, Assista...

Samarahan Half Marathon 2018 targets 1,000 partipants

KOTA SAMARAHAN: The Samarahan Half Marathon 2018 organised by Samarahan Resident’s Office will be held on 23 September at Halaman Samarahan. This was announced by the Samarahan Resident Brahim Lumpu ...

Lo: Eroded rights need to be returned to Sarawak

Kuching: The recent issue on 20 per cent profit returned to Sarawak on petroleum resources extracted here is of great concern to every Sarawakian. This is after Prime Minister clarified that what he ...

449 compounds since January 2018

SIBU: The Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) has started to enforce RM500 anti-littering compound to offenders who are caught littering within the council’s jurisdiction with effect from July 1, 2017. Acco...